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R.J. Mitchell And Son Limited

5.0

42 Reviews

Opening Hours
Today -
  • Monday 08:00–17:00
  • Tuesday 08:00–17:00
  • Wednesday 08:00–17:00
  • Thursday 08:00–17:00
  • Friday 08:00–17:00
  • Saturday - Closed
  • Sunday - Closed

About

We are a central heating and plumbing company based in Bath. We have been in operation as a family run business for over 40 years.

We take the time to use our extensive experience to provide you with the best and most efficient system your budget will allow whether a manor house or tiny flat and we will do our best to tailor to your needs.

We are both Worcester and Vaillant approved boiler installers which means we can offer extended guarantees on their boiler ranges.

We are the type of firm that likes to build a relationship with its customers, some of whom have been with us for many years. This relationship being based on trust, that we will do our best to undertake the work at a reasonable and competitive price. We would like you to know that we intend to be on the other end of the phone/computer for at least the next 40 years!

What we do

  • Boiler, central heating and gas engineers

    • Boiler installation
    • Boiler repair
    • Boiler servicing
    • Immersion Heaters
    • Power flushing
    • Radiators and central heating
    • Underfloor heating
  • Plumbers

    • Unvented cylinder installation and maintenance
    • Water softener installation and maintenance
  • More Services

    • combination boilers

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John and Matt have been servicing our boiler for a while. It finally packed up. John and the team were excellent at explaining the options, and worked really hard to bring everything forward so we had the fewest days without heating and hot water possible. John and Jacob then installed it really efficiently and with an absolute minimum of fuss and bother. Will continue to use. Can't recommend highly enough.
Customer in Bath and North East Somerset Posted on 06/02/2024 , work completed 02/02/2024
Excellent, as ever
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John and his assistant Jacob fitted a new boiler for me last week. They were very efficient, clean, tidy and prompt, arriving exactly when they said they would and completing the work ahead of time, with minimum fuss. The boiler is working really well, the system has been flushed and all radiators are giving out heat. John and Matt have been servicing my old boiler for many years, and have managed to keep it limping along well past its anticipated expiry date. Kim is always very helpful, and manages to get someone to me if I have a problem. I highly recommend this company.
Customer in Bath and North East Somerset Posted on 09/01/2024 , work completed 05/01/2024
What’s not to love?!
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John and his assistant were at our house for x 2 days replacing radiators and checking for a possible leak in the system. They were early both days, respectful of the fact that we were there, covered all flooring with dust sheets, worked quietly, and tidily and were just a pleasure to have around. I would very happily recommend them to anyone 😊
Customer in Bath and North East Somerset Posted on 12/12/2023 , work completed 05/12/2023
Replacement Boiler
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John, Jacob and Kim work well as a team along with Alex the electrician and his colleague, fitting a replacement boiler and thermostatic valves. We were very pleased from the initial assessment to the completion of the work in less than three days. They worked very efficiently and as non-invasively as possible. We are pleased with the outcome. Thank you all. We have been customers of R J Mitchell for many years and we would recommend them.
Customer in Bath and North East Somerset Posted on 01/11/2023 , work completed 18/10/2023
Highly recommended
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I have been a customer of Mitchell and Son for years. This time we needed a fairly major overhaul of the central heating system including a new boiler, and addition of a couple of new radiators. As ever they were pleasant, reliable, problem-solving, tidy and punctual.
Customer in Bath and North East Somerset Posted on 15/09/2023 , work completed 13/09/2023
Full house upgrade incl back boiler to combi
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We contacted RJ Mitchell when we were in the process of buying our house, as the survey had flagged a very old system. Once we were in, John and Kim were really helpful getting the work booked in and talking through options, including removing the old back boiler from the fireplace and installing a new combi in the kitchen, along with new radiators and pipes. During the work we worked from home, and John and Jacob were really respectful of our space the whole time, they were quiet and tidy and put the house back to normal at the end of each day. John always involved us in the process and kept us updated with plans. We’re really pleased with such high quality work and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them.
Customer in Bath and North East Somerset Posted on 25/07/2023 , work completed 18/07/2023
The trader replied (on 22/08/2023)
Thank you for your kind words. Best wishes Kim
R J Mitchell & Son Boiler Installation Review
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I contacted R J Mitchell & Son along with four other contractors to quote for a replacement gas boiler and six radiators, one of which was in a new location involving the removal of carpet and flooring. I used Which and other local reviews to find reputable contractors. My first impressions of the Company were good from arranging the first visit to John arriving on time to discuss my requirements. I selected R J Mitchell because I was impressed with John's knowledge along with his proposed method and timescale to carry out the work. His quote wasn't the cheapest nor was it the most expensive, however, my decision to use John was not based on cost. A big concern was that the installation would be carried out without mess and damage to fixtures and fittings. John was very respectful and carried out the work to a very high standard with no mess or damage, communicating at every stage of the process with minimum impact on the household. The job was started on time and completed slightly ahead of the agreed schedule. It was to budget with no additional cost. I was not looking forward to the disruption but overall it was a pleasure to have John in the house. In summary, I would recommend John and would describe him as likable, conscientious, competent and reliable.
Gary in Bath and North East Somerset Posted on 02/06/2023 , work completed 19/05/2023
The trader replied (on 05/06/2023)
Thank you for your kind words Gary. Best wishes Kim
Very pleased
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John replaced a boiler for and ensured the radiators were working. As they knew I had been without heat and hot water for a while, John and Kim arranged for the installation to be done at the weekend! John was always on time, friendly and polite and very neat, particularly in clearing away afterwards. It’s lovely to have a warm house again and I would highly recommend John for any future work.
Carol in Bath and North East Somerset Posted on 19/04/2023 , work completed 15/04/2023
Great work
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We were very pleased with the work that John and Corey did. They replaced our boiler and flushed out the heating system taking care to ensure that the radiators worked properly as one previously didn’t come on at all. Always arrived on time and were respectful of our property. Friendly manner and very willing to give advice on use of the system. Highly recommend. Kim very helpful in planning the job.
Paul in Bath and North East Somerset Posted on 31/03/2023 , work completed 29/03/2023
Good work replacing boiler
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We were very pleased with the work which John and Corey did for us replacing a very old boiler and fitting a new radiator in the hall. John was very efficient, turning up when he said he would, completing the job well within the time agreed, and leaving everything neat and tidy. He and his apprentice were pleasant and easy to be around. We also valued Kim’s knowledge about the admin side of things. We felt the work was done at a competitive price. The house is now as warm as toast! We would have no hesitation in recommending them.
Customer in Bath and North East Somerset Posted on 05/03/2023 , work completed 25/02/2023