Our Story

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Gavin Akins 

Gavin has been in the Plumbing Industry for over 20 years. His Direction as a business leader in the last 12 years has given him insight on how to create a great relationship with clients.

“Working ethically with clients is very important to me as I believe that if they are more than satisfied with my work they can rely on me time and time again which create’s great business practice. We as a company have a social responsibility to the people, the planet and to shape a successful business where current and future employees are passionate about working.”

Kathy has worked in the customer service Industry for over 20 years. Patience, awareness and communication skills are what gives Kathy the edge to help you with your needs. Kathy has incorporated into her daily practice streamlining processes to reduce office waste.

“Offsetting our carbon footprint as individuals and as a company is important because we need to consider those who exist after we have left this beautiful Earth.”

Although emailing is essential for any small business, Kathy is a traditionalist when it comes to building a working relationship with clients and suppliers. She enjoys making new contacts to build better networking groups where everyone benefits.

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Kathy Akins 

Proud Plumbing Contractors Brisbane 

Akins Plumbing have over  40 years’ experience in providing quality, long-lasting plumbing solutions. We are committed to helping the community and the environment.  We are the plumbing contractors brisbane who are really making a difference.  The company’s strong foundations  began in 1976 when Darryl and Annette Akins set out to create a humble family plumbing business in Brisbane.  Now owned and operated by Gavin and Kathy Akins, who continue the family legacy.  Both personal and company core values are of importance for a sustainable business for the Brisbane community, their team and for the environment.

Our Promise

We look to the future and take pride in giving back to the environment and community.  Our goal is to provide long-lasting, environmentally friendly and energy-efficient solutions which will save you money in the long run.

Constantly striving to remain at the forefront of our rapidly-expanding industry, we ensure we are constantly building on our knowledge, skills.   And the use of cutting-edge technology, to give you a superior service not offered anywhere else.  Our friendly team of fully-qualified and experienced plumbing contractors Brisbane will address any concerns or requirements you have, to deliver quality service with a smile.

Our Contribution

Going above and beyond with our commitment to sustainability, we proudly support a number of charities, including:

  • Community Generation
  • Who Gives a Crap
  • Drop4Drop

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Fully licensed, registered and insured.  You are guaranteed quality and professional workmanship every time.  We offer a level of quality, expertise and care which is hard to find within the industry.   Akins Plumbing are a wise choice for all your domestic, commercial and industrial plumbing needs.

Our Values

We are a family-owned and operated company who pride ourselves on maintaining our core values that have allowed us to succeed thus far. Above all else, Akins Plumbing values:


Passion is Excitement, Passion is Confidence, Passion is Contagious


Be True and Authentic


Treat Others The Way You Want To Be Treated


Learners = Thinkers


People, Planet, Profit

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If you’re experiencing blocked drains in Brisbane, call the experts in drainage. Akins Plumbing phone (07) 3891 7480 and receive your free no obligation quote.

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