Solutions Made Easy

For all your plumbing, heating, cooling, air quality, natural gas, and drainage needs.

Solutions Made Easy

For all your plumbing, heating, cooling, air quality, natural gas, and drainage needs.


Our mission is to provide you with quality solutions you can trust.  We aspire to provide our customers with a transparent and genuine service experience while demonstrating accountability and an informative approach in our work.


When we identified our core values, it was an easy task to know what we wanted to provide for our customers - the same thing we’d been providing for almost 30 years. What was harder, was distilling that down into one sentence. Quality plumbing and heating solutions you can trust.



Founded in 1972, R&B Plumbing and Heating is a second generation, family-run business. Current owner Rob Blaksic apprenticed under his father right here on the North Shore before taking over the company in 1990. With more than 45 years of experience in the plumbing and heating business in beautiful North Vancouver, we have insight into the unique quirks and demands of the trade in this geographic area that others simply can’t match.


With so many plumbing and heating companies in the lower mainland, you’re likely wondering what sets us apart. The truth is, it’s not just one thing. Here are some of the main reasons people keep choosing R&B:

  • The newest technology, tools and equipment for fast, reliable service. Built for tough jobs and enough for any challenge.
  • Well-stocked service vehicles and a local warehouse mean less time spent sourcing common materials, resulting in faster solutions.
  • One of the best guarantees in the business. We stand behind our workmanship 100 percent.
  • Local knowledge of the ins and outs of the trade in the area, accumulated through decades of operation.
  • Excellent working relationships with the municipality, inspectors, and other local governing agencies.
  • Genuine, friendly and talented people, from the office staff to technicians.


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