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Introduction: Near & Best Plumber is Licensed and Insured and our Techs specialize in pipe and gas line repair as well as all aspects of plumbing, from small jobs to complete remodels. We are locally-owned and operated, and our founder has been serving the Los Angeles area for over 25 years. Our company is dedicated to providing the highest quality workmanship and customer service. Our residential and commercial customers know they can count on our plumbing specialists! From drain cleaning to water heater repair, we address every plumbing problem with professionalism and care. You’ll be in good hands with us!

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Hired 90 times

Serves Los Angeles, CA

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3 employees

3 years in business

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This pro indicated that they reviewed CDC safety guidelines for COVID-19 and pledged to do the following:

Maintain 6 feet of distance from customers

Wear masks during the job

Wear gloves during the job

Disinfect surfaces touched during the job

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  • Backflow Preventer Installation

    Water Heater Installation or Replacement

  • Norwalk Tankless

    Water Heater Installation or Replacement


Customers rated this pro highly for professionalism, responsiveness, and work quality.

Exceptional 5.0

46 reviews


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Thinh N.
May 11, 2022

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Hired on Thumbtack

Paul was very nice about answering all the questions regarding my installation of water filter system. His staff was also great in installing the system

Details: No, repair is not urgent • Other issue • House's reply
Thanks Thinh It was a pleasure helping you with your plumbing needs
Plumbing Drain Repair
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May 10, 2022

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Hired on Thumbtack

Paul & Juan were exceptional in helping me with my plumbing issues. I sent over pictures of what I needed done/fixed and Paul was extremely responsive and worked within my budget. Juan explained everything that was needed to be done and was genuinely concerned that the water heater was left installed properly. I felt like they were seeing me as Family/Friend and not just a typical client. They are my Go To for any future plumbing issues. You want affordable, quality work?! Def reach out to Near and Best Plumber!

Details: Other pipe installation needs • Other plumbing installation or replacement • Septic tank • Condo/Apartment's reply
Thank you Viv I wish all our clients could be as wonderful as you were. I look forward to helping you with anything you need in the near future.
Plumbing Pipe Installation or Replacement
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Angela L.
Mar 29, 2022

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Hired on Thumbtack

Paul was very responsive and scheduled my two water heater installations right away! He worked out the financial details and payment with me perfectly! Juan came out on the scheduled day on time and finished sooner than I expected. He was so nice, professional, and presented awesome work! I now can say I have a plumbing company that I can depend on! Thank you so much Paul and Juan! You definitely carry your company name awesomely! Near and Best Plumber! -Angela

Details: Yes, the location has an existing heater • Electric tank • Rheem • Outside • House's reply
You have been one of the most wonderful kind person we have ever worked with Thank you so much for the review
Water Heater Installation or Replacement
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Rob M.
Oct 30, 2022

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Hired on Thumbtack

Paul was great! He called me right away and got the job handles very quickly for a fair price. I would definitely recommend!

Details: No, repair is not urgent • No, the building is not currently flooded • Leaking pipes • Condo/Apartment's reply
Hi Rob and thanks for the great review. Happy Holidays from Near and Best Plumber
Plumbing Pipe Repair
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Peter M.
Oct 3, 2022

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Hired on Thumbtack

Paul, Raul, and Juan were all amazing. Paul was very patient with me and my needs and worked great with my schedule. Raul and Juan arrived on time and started working right away. They took time to stop and answer any questions that I had in regards to the work they were doing. They double checked their work before leaving and cleaned up after themselves which is always a plus. Don’t hesitate to ever use these guys.

Details: No, repair is not urgent • No, the building is not currently flooded • Leaking pipes • Part of a larger issue with the plumbing system • House's reply
Thank you so much Peter for the kind words. We always put our clients on top and we would love to be youe go to plumber in the future Paul Silver Owner
Plumbing Pipe Repair

License Type: C36 – Plumbing Contractor (CA)

License verified on 4/16/2022

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