WE ARE AN ESSENTIAL BUSINESS AND ARE OPEN FOR YOU! - Click here for a letter from Steve Essig

Make It Easy. Make it Essig! Serving Berks County Since 1938



Since our humble beginnings in 1938, the Essig Plumbing & Heating team has delivered a level of service you just can't beat. As a trusted name for plumbing, heating and AC repairs in Reading, Berks County, Lehigh County, and the surrounding areas, our expert technicians are on a daily mission to handle every service call effectively and efficiently.

We designed our Reading plumbing, heating, and cooling solutions with the intention of minimizing disruptions to your comfort and routine at home. When you place your needs in our care, rest assured that we are always dead set on exceeding your expectations, getting the job done right the first time, and providing you with the 100% satisfaction deserved.

Paul W. Essig, our company's founder, established a reputation as THE go-to plumber in Berks County and the surrounding communities. He built a standard of outstanding service that has made an impact on our customers for more than 80 years and has since passed his legacy on to us. We continue to deliver that same level of expertise and professionalism today with the best service, the best selections, and the best prices.

With a range of plumbing, heating and cooling services, we offer the best solutions for your indoor comfort and peace of mind. Call us at 610-557-3302 to see what we can do for your home.


We pride ourselves on getting the job done right the first time, and providing you with the 100% satisfaction deserved.

Rave Reviews

Our Customers Love Us
  • “We were lucky that it turned out to be not as serious as we had feared, and he provided an easy solution to the problem.”

    - Karin Taney
  • “We have used other companies and they always managed to find unnecessary work, but not Essig. We wont go anywhere else.”

    - Kristie Drazenovich
  • “Courteous, knowledgeable, and very willing to work with us given some special circumstances!”

    - Dean Eitnier

What Makes Essig Plumbing & Heating Different?

We're Focused On Your Satisfaction
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Involved in Our Community
  • Upfront & Flat Rate Pricing
  • Available 6 Days a Week
  • Serving You Since 1938

The Best Solutions for Your Indoor Comfort & Peace of Mind

Our Plumbing, Heating & Cooling Services

Here at Essig Plumbing & Heating, our commitment to excellence begins with your call. Our premier technicians can take care of all your plumbing, heating, cooling, drain maintenance, and water conditioning needs proficiently. Count on us for the best solutions tailored to your situation, whether you have a backed up plumbing system, a faulty heating and cooling unit, clogged drains, or poor-quality water conditioning.

Have an emergency? We're prepared to handle your urgent request as if it were our own. Our technicians are available 6 days a week to guarantee that. Trust us to be there for you when you need us most!

Backed by 80 Years of Experience Let Us Take Care Of It Trust Us for Quality Service


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New Hours of Operation

Effective January 1, 2021

Essig Plumbing & Heating Service Partners will receive guaranteed next day service with the next available technician.

Office Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Friday: 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Sunday & Holidays: Closed

Service Call Hours

  • Monday - Friday: 7:00 am - 4:00 pm*
  • Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Sunday & Holidays: Closed*

For your convenience, after hours phone service is available:

  • Monday - Friday: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Saturday: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Sunday: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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