Big Blue Plumbing

4.53 |143 Verified Ratings
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Big Blue Plumbing

4.53 | 143 Verified Ratings
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7682 Stewart Court
Alameda, CA 94501
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Big Blue Plumbing

Big Blue Plumbing is a fully bonded, licensed, and insured plumbing service. Customer satisfaction is our top priority. We’ll exceed your expectations of what a plumber can do with our impeccable workmanship and experience-driven efficiency. Whether you need a leak fixed or a water heater installed, we’re here to help with all of your plumbing needs. At Big Blue Plumbing, we guarantee 100% customer satisfaction with our service guarantees covering service and repair, clogged drains, and water heaters. If you are not completely satisfied with our service, we will simply refund your payment. It’s as easy as that. We want to earn your business! Ask us about our financing.


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Service Area

  • Oakland
  • Berkeley
  • Hayward
  • Richmond
  • Concord
  • Piedmont
  • Walnut Creek
  • Albany
  • San Leandro
  • Moraga
  • San Pablo
  • Emeryville
  • Alameda
  • Castro Valley
  • San Lorenzo
  • Pleasant Hill
  • Lafayette
  • Canyon
  • Orinda
  • El Cerrito
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Services Offered

Heating & Furnace Systems
  • Radiant Floor Heat Install
  • Radiant Floor Heat Repair
  • Gas Boiler or Radiator Heat Repair
  • Gas Boiler or Radiator Heat Install
  • Clear Sewer Main
  • Faucets, Fixtures and Pipe Repair
  • Water Heater Install
  • Water Heater Repair
  • Gas Piping
  • Clear Drain Clog or Blockage
  • Sump Pump or Foundation Drain Install
  • Sump Pump Repair
  • Shower Install or Replace
  • Tankless Water Heater Install
  • Tankless Water Heater Repair
  • Water Main Install or Repair
  • Sewer Main Install or Replace
  • Drain Line Breakage Camera Locate
  • Solar Water Heater System Install
  • Solar Water Heater System Repair
Water Treatment System
  • Water Treatment & Purification Install
  • Water Treatment & Purification Repair

Areas of Expertise

  • Faucets / Fixtures / Pipes - Replacements and Repairs
  • Gas Piping Replacements and Repairs
  • Gas Boiler Replacements and Repairs
  • Water Heater Replacements and Repairs
  • Drain Clearing / Sewer Main Clearing / Drain Line Breakages

Quick Facts

Business Hours
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  • Warranty Offered
  • Warranty Description: 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
  • Trip Charge
  • Credit Cards Accepted


In Business Since: 2000
Memberships & Affiliations
  • BBB- Better Business Bureau
State Licensing
Trade: C-36 Plumbing
License #: 951263
Expiration: 08-31-2020
Green Certifications
  • Green Screened
Type: General Liability
Amount: $1,000,000
Expiration: 08-09-2019
Type: Worker's Compensation
Amount: $2,000,000
Expiration: 08-09-2019
  • Green Screened Award- ongoing training in Energy efficiency and water conservation
  • Preferred Plumber Award- Competency, Safety and Reliability
  • Technician Seal of Safety- Your Symbol of Trust
  • BBB- Better Business Bureau A+ RATED
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Business Overview

Community Involvement

Best Buddies Program - Berkeley High school

Surfrider Foundation

How We Got Started

I chose to work in this industry because I like tangible results from my work. Having a career where I get to help people is really rewarding..

We started in this industry in 1986.

We describe our business as Well established

What separates Big Blue Plumbing from other plumbing companies?

Professionalism. I want to raise the standard of what is expected from a plumbing technician.


Big Blue Plumbing

My Work
4 Projects
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4.0   |  
Review by in Oakland, CA
The service was excellent and the service person was as well, but the work was expensive.
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5.0   |  
Nick assessed my plumbing issue and provided me with a reasonable estimate to fix the problem. The work was done in a day by Carlos. He seemed to know what he was doing and left the area neat and clean. They cover their work. I hope this resolves my plumbing back up the issue once and for all!
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5.0   |  
Review by in Oakland, CA
Highly recommended. Prompt, friendly, knowledgable service. Will use them again for other upcoming plumbing projects.
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4.5   |  
Harris Giotas, our Big Blue plumber, was incredible. He is a real credit to the industry. Not only was he able to replace our aging (and old) Glacier Bay fixtures without tearing out the entire wall, he discovered and repaired a unknown major leak under the toilette. We are truly indebted to Harris for his complete professionalism. He was prompt, efficient, and courteous. He is highly recommended for any plumbing problem or issue.
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4.0   |  
Overall a good company. The estimator didn’t get the 3 bath sinks right. When the installer arrived he explained the problem and the correct sinks had to be located. This delayed the job. The work was all done in a quality manner but I was told the dishwasher "“couldn’t be installed all the way”". I had no idea what that meant. Calling the office was useless as they did not know anything about the job nor do they know much about plumbing. They do know how to call you to get payment. When I finally was able to inspect the work (I live 150 miles away) I found the shape of the dishwasher and garbage disposal plugs interfered with each other. The outlet was rewired and problem solved. Plumbers don’t do that but the description of what was wrong would have helped. If you hire them get the field supervisors cell phone number. Don’t depend on the office to communicate with the techs about the job.
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5.0   |  
The price was much higher than another Home Advisor competitor. But they were available to do the work in 2 days. Luiz Duarte was great. However the lady in The office seemed confused at times.
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5.0   |  
10000 Stars; First trip was toilet/flange replacement with repair of leaky shower drain. Then, we did whole house re-piping. Harris handled both projects and he is awesome. He arrived on time and did all of his work most expeditiously. Very organized, efficient and totally cleans up when he's done. Anyone needing plumbing services should contact Big Blue and request Harris...You will be very satisfied with his services, knowing the the job was done thoroughly and properly. Plus, he's a very, very nice guy. Even my dog adored him. Call Big Blue and ask for Harris!
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5.0   |  
Luiz was very knowledgeable, courteous, professional and speedy.
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5.0   |  
professional and knowledgeable
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4.0   |  
Good work, but expensive. Office kept me informed as the project progressed. New pressure regulator, shutoff, and copper line from the street were installed. Quite a bit of trenching was involved.
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