Akian Plumbing & Home Services

4.75 |115 Verified Ratings
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Akian Plumbing & Home Services

4.75 | 115 Verified Ratings
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181 School Street
Watertown, MA 02472
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Akian Plumbing & Home Services

At Akian Plumbing & Home Services, customers will find a team of highly skilled Watertown plumbers and HVAC specialists who are committed to their needs. Their technicians are proud to offer over 100 years of combined industry experience, which they are able to use to provide insightful, customized solutions to their home service needs. The dedicated company offers plumbing services that include drain cleaning, leak detection, water heater services, water meter services, and water treatment and filtration. Customers can also turn to Akian Plumbing & Home Services for the maintenance, repair, replacement, and installation of a wide range of HVAC equipment. No matter what you’re looking for, their team is here to help. Call today for a free assessment!


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Service Area

  • Boston
  • Newton
  • Cambridge
  • Waltham
  • Dorchester
  • Brookline
  • Wellesley
  • Somerville
  • Framingham
  • Medford
  • Arlington
  • Watertown
  • East Boston
  • Lexington
  • Belmont
  • Needham
  • Woburn
  • West Medford
  • Winchester
  • New Town
  • Needham Heights
  • West Newton
  • Auburndale
  • Jamaica Plain
  • Brookline Village
  • Weston
  • Newton Center
  • Charlestown
  • Waban
  • Newton Lower Falls
  • Newton Highlands
  • Arlington Heights
  • Brighton
  • Mattapan
  • Waverley
  • Milton Village
  • Babson Park
  • West Roxbury
  • Roslindale
  • Newton Upper Falls
  • Chestnut Hill
  • Nonantum
  • Wellesley Hills
  • Allston
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Services Offered

  • Drain Line Breakage Camera Locate
  • Clear Drain Clog or Blockage
  • Clear Sewer Main

Areas of Expertise

  • Plumbing fixture installations, repairs, replacements
  • Pipe repair, replacement, freezing
  • Water heater replacement, install, service
  • Kitchen and bathroom remodels
  • Drain Cleaning

Product Brands Used

  • American Standard
  • Bradford White
  • Delta
  • Eljer
  • GRUNDFOS Pumps Corporation
  • Grohe
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kohler
  • Moen
  • Newport Brass
  • Price Pfister
  • Rheem
  • Sterling
  • TOTO
  • Viega
  • Wolverine Brass, Inc.
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Quick Facts

Business Hours
8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
(Please call to confirm)
  • Trip Charge
  • Credit Cards Accepted


In Business Since: 2015
Memberships & Affiliations
  • American Society of Plumbing Engineers
  • Design Museum Foundation
State Licensing
Trade: Master Plumber
License #: 16320
Expiration: 05-01-2020
Green Certifications
  • CPD (Certified Plumbing Designer)
Type: General Liability
Expiration: 04-10-2020
  • Best of Houzz 2018
  • Home Advisor Elite Service
  • Angie's List Super Service Award 2018
  • Voted Best of the Best 2018 by Market Surveys of America
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Pro-bono services for local non-profits.

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because it provides a sense of accomplishment and pride. Not only to myself as an owner but every member of our team! Through honesty, fair pricing and knowledge our goal is to become the leading service provider in our respective disciplines and service area..

We started in this industry in 2008.

We describe our business as Family owned and operated

What is something you excel at as a company?

Knowledge and experience is absolutely vital but we also pride ourselves on our customer service.


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5.0   |  
Very friendly. Accommodation. Honest. Made me feel better. Fixed problem. No hassle. Will keep doing business with them.
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5.0   |  
Review by in Cambridge, MA
Experts at what they do AND incredibly accommodating, excellent communicators, and efficient. They go the extra mile. If you need a water heater replaced, look no further. Highly recommend!!!
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5.0   |  
Review by in Brookline, MA
Prompt,courteous,professional service at a fair price.
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5.0   |  
They took their time but they were worth it.
Response by Akian Plumbing & Home Services: Thank you for taking the time to leave this great review Glenn! We appreciate it and I'll make sure this gets relayed to the Technician that took care of you!
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5.0   |  
Review by in Lexington, MA
We had a leaking pipe due to a cracked nut. Stephen was very prompt in responding to my request and scheduled the work in two days. We added a job to have the old garbage disposal replaced with a new one.
Response by Akian Plumbing & Home Services: Thanks for leaving us this 5 star review! We do our best to respond immediately and our team works very hard to provide excellent service! I'll be sure to relay this message to the Tech that took care of you!
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5.0   |  
Review by in Watertown, MA
They got over a day early when a time opened up, the entire project was quick and cheaper than quoted.
Response by Akian Plumbing & Home Services: Thanks, Sarah for taking the time to leave us this review! We greatly appreciate it! Being upfront and transparent is important for us and our clients. We're glad we were able to come in under budget! Thank you!
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0.5   |  03-12-2019
I thought I would be working with the owner, but he sent someone else out to do the job. The contractor wouldn't do one of the projects. Made a hole in the wall for the second project. Sat in his car in 20 minutes when he said he was going out to grab his tool. The owner said that he had been on the phone with the contractor. The whole job took too long overall, he seemed to be dragging it out. Water was leaking after it was complete. The contractor said he didn't know what was happening, and said he couldn't fix it. He didn't install the pieces properly, and didn't measure. Contractor was mad at me and blamed me for the leaking, said it was because the vanity and the faucet were different brands. He was extremely unprofessional. The situation left me shaken and speechless. No one was sent out to fix the leak, and I was charged for an unfinished job. I can't get a hold of him now.
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5.0   |  
They worked quickly, and explained everything as they went. I am very happy with their work.
Response by Akian Plumbing & Home Services: Thank you for choosing us to repair your Kohler faucet and toilet! We also greatly appreciate the review!
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5.0   |  
Steve Akian called me promptly this morning, asked all of the right questions regarding the job, explained their policies and the pricing, and arranged to send a licensed plumber today. Bill M. arrived right on time. He was professional, friendly, and had a wonderful positive attitude. He proceeded to diagnose the problem which was not easy and had it repaired in no time. I then asked if he could look at several other minor plumbing problems. He readily agreed to do so and had all of them repaired perfectly in no time. The charge was more than reasonable for Akian's prompt and professional service and the quality of their work. Not only will I call Akian Plumbing in the future, I will refer my friends and family without reservation. Tom U. Wellesley, MA
Response by Akian Plumbing & Home Services: Thank you Tom for taking the time to review us! We greatly appreciate and are looking forward to working with you in the future on any of your plumbing or heating needs!
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5.0   |  
We had a plumber before who charged $300 and did not fix a leak. These men immediately saw the problem and fixed it. They also installed 2 toilets very efficiently.
Response by Akian Plumbing & Home Services: Helen, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We greatly appreciate it and look forward to working with you again!
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