Plumbing and Gas Fitting


A plumber is one of the most widely used trades in the home along with an electrician.  The word "plumber" dates from the Roman Empire from the Latin word for lead "plumbum".

ACT requires all plumbing work to be carried out by a licensed contractors and unlicensed plumbing work is illegal. Plumbers need to be aware of legal regulations and safety issues ensuring safety standards and building regulations are met.

Capital Tradies offer a highly professional service and use experienced and qualified team for plumbing and gas fitting in Canberra and we guarantee to solve everything from a plumbing related problem to installing, servicing, repairing and maintaining residential, commercial, industrial plumbing and gas fixtures and systems.

We can take care of anything from a simple leak to plumbing in a full commercial installation of bathroom, kitchen, laundry or other wet area. Our professional team can also install gas systems, whether it is for cooking or for your hot water system. We know that you want a competent and professional plumber in Canberra who will treat your home or business with the respect it deserves.

Types of Plumbing

There are several types of plusmbing in Canberra that you might need to use, depending on the issue:

Emergency Plumbing in Canberra

For urgent situations like as burst pipes you will need a reputable licenced plumber quickly.

Repair Leaking Taps and Pipes

Hot Water Heaters

Our licensed and experienced plumbers in Canberra offer service and repairs for all types of Hot Water Heaters including:

  • Gas Hot Water Heaters
  • Instantaneous Continuous Flow Hot Water Heaters
  • Electric Hot Water Heaters
  • Solar Hot Water Heaters
  • Gas Boosted Solar Hot Water
  • Heat Pumps
  • Hot Water Heater Replacement

Blocked and New Drains

If you are in need of fixing blocked drains or installing new drains, our plumbers can also repair and maintain pipes and fittings associated with storm water and waste removal. Our team can also  install drains in the garden to prevent wet spots, flooding and plant death.

Burst Pipe Repairs

Drain and Pipeline cleaning and inspections

Leaking Taps


Our experienced and friendly plumbers can provide advice on the best tapware styles, types, materials and water efficiencies for your specific needs. There is an extremely large range of brands and type to suit all design tastes and needs.

Gas leaks, service and Installations

You will need a qualified gas fitting in Canberra if you use gas in the home to ensure the gas is safe to use. A gas fitter can install appliances and service fixtures in residential, commercial and industrial areas. They can also install gas meters, regulators, valves and burners.

Toilet & Cisterns Repairs and Replacement

We are commitment to providing the highest levels of customer service in installing, repairing and maintaining pipes and fittings that are associated with the removal of sewage from the home.

Dishwasher and Washing Machine Installations

  • Install new taps, drains and all the required plumbing for your new dishwasher or washing machine
  • Cabinet mount your new dishwasher or dishwasher
  • Building or renovating your kitchen Plumbers will work in conjunction with other tradespeople such as cabinet makers to get your new dishwasher installed


The correct roof plumbing and guttering will ensure that water flows off your roof correctly especially during heavy rain. Guttering materials include: copper, PVC, zinc aluminium alloys, Zincalume and Colorbond steel. Types of gutters include half-round gutters, quad gutters, square fronted gutters and smoothline gutters.

Water Conservation

This is a type of plumbing in Canberra that saves water and money. This includes installation and servicing of solar hot water plumbing, rainwater tanks and grey water system plumbing. You can always improve your systems and help save water, money and the environment. 

Home Renovation Plumbing

We work together with clients and have specialized teams to devise flexible ideas for kitchens, bathrooms and Laundry renovations. We work alongside builders and other trades to advise on the best plumbing system and solutions for your project.

Plumbing Maintenance

Plumbing maintenance will restore your systems to ideal working order and it can save water, money and the environment.

Water Plumbing

Refers to installing, repairing and maintaining pipes and fittings that transfer hot and cold water to the home.

We take pride in our workmanship and demonstrate a level of efficient professionalism in plumbing and gas fitting in Canberra.