About us

Your domestic and commercial plumbing and heating team on your doorstep

Over 100 Years’ experience and expertise

When you call us it’s likely we’ll know where you live. You may have seen our vans outside numerous times – that’s because we’re based locally around Milton Keynes. And that means you don’t have to wait hours for us to arrive, or pay additional costs for mileage. Our friendly team of qualified gas engineers have years of expertise in domestic and commercial heating and plumbing – and even more knowledge of the plumbing in your area.

Meet the engineers

With us, business is personal. We know how important it is for you to know who’s coming to your home or place of work. Our engineers respect your space. We leave our boots at your door and leave things clean and tidy when we leave.
Let’s introduce you to the Able professional plumbing team:
Matt
Owner and Senior engineer
Expertise: Commercial and domestic gas safe engineer.
Career: Matt studied Plumbing & Heating at Moulton College in 2004 and has subsequently achieved additional qualifications including commercial gas, catering, tumble dryers and legionella risk assessments.
When he’s not at work: Matt loves to get out on the golf course or jump on his mountain bike. Enjoys all types of motorsport especially F1. Loves spending free time with his little boy.
Jon
Plumbing, Gas and heating engineer
Expertise: Domestic gas, oil and LPG boilers and full heating systems.
Career: After serving in the Armed Forces, he then trained and qualified to become a plumbing, gas and heating engineer. Since then, Jon has carried out additional training to become qualified to work on LPG and Oil systems.
When he’s not at work: Jon enjoys Mountain biking and taking his kids to sports activities.
Jaime
Plumbing, Gas and heating engineer
Expertise: Domestic gas boiler installation, full heating systems and plumbing.
Career: Jaime carried out his apprenticeship for 5 years to become fully qualified and is now enjoying working on a wide range of systems.
When he’s not at work: Jaime swaps his overalls for leathers and enjoys the open road on his motorbike.
Harry
Plumbing, Gas and heating engineer
Expertise: Plumbing and heating installations along with boiler breakdowns.
Career:
Harry has undertaken a wide range of plumbing, gas and heating works since completing his qualifications.
When he’s not at work: Harry is another member of the team who enjoys mountain biking
George
Plumbing, Gas and heating engineer
Expertise: Domestic gas engineer and all round plumbing.
Career:
George has worked in numerous countries since qualifying and also has commercial experience aswell as all his other qualifications.
When he’s not at work: George enjoys playing for his local football team in his spare time.
Chris
Plumbing, Gas and heating engineer
Expertise: Oil, LPG, domestic plumbing and heating
Career: 
When he’s not at work: Chris enjoys off roading in his 4X4, spending time with his family.
Sam
Plumbing & Heating engineer
Expertise: Domestic gas safe and plumbing engineer, well experienced in installing bathrooms and kitchens. 
Career: Sam studied Plumbing and heating in 2003/04 and has learned a lot more since finishing in 2006. Spent many years working for British Gas. 
When he’s not at work: Riding dirt bikes, playing football.
Chris
Bathroom/Kitchen installer and plumbing engineer
Expertise: Bathroom and wet room installation along with most carpentry works.
Career: Chris spent many years honing his trade as an apprentice back in the early 2000s. His rare talent means he can turn his hand to most things and does an excellent job.
When he’s not at work: Chris loves cooking and spending time with his family and dog Chewy.
Aaron
Bathroom/Kitchen installer and plumbing engineer
Expertise: Bathroom and kitchen installation
Career: Aaron’s background is in carpentry. He spent many years installing kitchens including the associated plumbing and tiling. He then began installing bathrooms from start to finish and thoroughly enjoys his trade.
When he’s not at work: You’ll find Aaron under a bonnet. He’s a petrolhead who loves working on his car in his spare time.
Dan
Plumbing, Gas and heating engineer.

Expertise: Oil, Gas and LPG engineer along with all Plumbing and heating installations.
Career: Dan has undertaken further qualification since completing his apprenticeship many years ago and these include his Oil, LPG aswell as being able to work on boats and mobile homes.
When he’s not at work: Dan loves motorsport and also plays football.
Ollie
Plumbing, Gas and heating apprentice

Expertise: Plumbing duties alongside fully qualified members of the team
Career: Ollie joined able in 2022 and has shown brilliant enthusiasm towards the industry he is very keen to learn and loves to absorb new information. He attends Aylesbury college where he is doing his apprenticeship.
When he’s not at work: Ollie is an avid footballer playing at semi-professional level locally.
Callum
Plumbing, Gas and heating apprentice

Expertise: Plumbing duties alongside fully qualified members of the team
Career: Callum joined able in 2023 and has shown brilliant enthusiasm towards the industry he is very keen to learn and loves to absorb new information. He attends Moulton college where he is doing his apprenticeship.
When he’s not at work: Callum enjoys going to the gym, nights out with his friends.
Steve
Plumbing, Gas and heating engineer 
Expertise: Domestic gas boiler installation, full heating systems and plumbing
Career: Steve started out his working life in the army and then trained and qualified in plumbing and gas. Steve joins us from running his own business and is really looking forward to being part of a larger team. 
When he’s not at work: Steve loves his football and regularly support both his children who play for local teams. 
Darren
Plumbing, Gas and heating engineer 
Expertise: Domestic and Commercial boiler installation, full heating systems and boiler servicing
Career: Darren has been an engineer for over 20 years and spent many of these years working in central London. Darren enjoys getting stuck into installations and working with other members of the team with a real focus on tutoring the apprentices. 
When he’s not at work: Darren has recently moved house to a property that he is gradually renovating which takes up a lot of his time when he isn’t at work or spending time with his family. 

Alex
Trainee Bathroom/Kitchen installer 
Expertise: Bathroom installations
Career: Alex started his career undertaking his plumbing qualifications at college, then predominantly focussed on bathroom installations before starting with Able. 
When he’s not at work: Alex enjoys going to the gym and socialising with his friends on his days off

Meet the office team

When you call – we’ll answer. Our head office team are available Monday-Friday 8am -5.30pm. Call us on 01908 631704 and talk to/ask for:
Jamie
Office & commercial manager
Expertise: Customer-service, answering your calls and replying to your emails.
Career: Jamie has been with Able since 2019 and has helped many of our customers over this time. Jamie loves to chat to customers new and old and is always happy to help.
When he’s not at work: Jamie follows motorsport, enjoys a game of golf and spending time with the family.
James
Project and operations manager
Expertise: Large & Complex projects along with managing the behind the scenes running of the business.
Career: James started off working on the tools in 2005 and gained experience there before graduating from University in Construction Project Management. James has spent many years working on a variety of projects and can apply that knowledge to most situations.
When he’s not at work: James enjoys motorsport, mountain biking and being at home with his family and dog Lola.
Andy
Surveyor and stock management 
Expertise: Knowing obscure part numbers off by heart for most things to do with plumbing.
Career: Andy has spent many years working in plumbers’ merchants where he gained a vast knowledge of parts and systems. He now has the experience to manage all of our parts and stock for jobs along with visiting customers’ properties to quote for works and manage them through to completion.
When he’s not at work: You’ll find Andy on the pitch playing football.
Steve
Surveyor & Project manager
Expertise: Domestic gas boiler installation, full heating systems and plumbing
Career: Steve started out his working life in the army and then trained and qualified in plumbing and gas. Steve joins us from running his own business and is really looking forward to being part of a larger team. 
When he’s not at work: Steve loves his football and regularly support both his children who play for local teams. 
Louise
Office administrator
Expertise - Engineer Co-ordination, Customer service. Project work.
Career - Has over 8 years experience working with scheduling and managing engineers, project management and over 15 years customer service and administration. 
When she’s not at work - Louise has a passion for cooking, live music and going on adventures. Spending all her time with family and friends.

We are Gas Safe registered

Registration Number: #553778

We show our Licence card & Business Registration Certificate. Always feel free to ask to inspect them.

We report directly to the national Gas Safe Register, who may carry out independent checks, free of charge.