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Recent Fridge Water Line Installation reviews in East Melbourne

"lovely person. happy to work with again"

I need fridge water line installation

$50

"Fantastic service, on time and did more than what was expected. Highly recommend... 😊"

I need fridge water line installation

$180

"Phillip was great! Friendly and easy-going, he explored all options for my tricky job, and came up with the best solution. Very happy and would use again."

Plumbing a water line for fridge

$250

"Good and helpful "

Fix the fridge water to house hold tap urgently

$20

"Excellent job! Damian went above and beyond expectations. "

Plumber required for connecting fridge waterline

$80

"Amazing job installing our plumbing for our fridge, speedy response and even helped us install our washing machine. "

Fridge Water Line Installation & Plumbing

$200

What's the average cost of a fridge water line installer in East Melbourne

$155 - $262

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$155

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$205

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$262

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What do fridge water line installation services include?

Fridge water line installation services include all the activities necessary for installing a cold water line connection to your fridge. This water line provides water supply for your fridge’s built-in ice maker as well as for its filtered water dispenser if there’s any. Tasks include inspecting the water line, planning the pipe route, draining water pipes, then making the connections. 

Water line inspection

Your tradesman begins the service by making a thorough visual inspection of your water lines. They’ll start by finding the cold water pipes closest to your fridge, usually in your kitchen sink, and measure the distance between them to determine the length of pipe needed for the new fridge water line.

Fridge water line planning

After finding the nearest cold water pipe to the fridge and getting the appropriate measurements, your tradie can proceed with planning the line installation. Using copper tubing, saddle valves, tee fittings, and other materials, your water supply line is then carefully prepared before installation. Your tradie may drill holes through the kitchen floor to access the basement, or drill a hole to spool the piping through a kitchen cabinet. They can map out the shortest, most efficient route for the fridge water line–one that doesn’t extend too far to minimise the risk of pipe leaks or crimps. 

Pipe draining

Before connecting the pipes to the water line and the refrigerator, your tradesman shuts off the main water valve, then empties the pipes. They can place buckets to catch the water from the supply tubing then pour the water onto your drains or your houseplants. While on the subject of pipes, why not have an expert install a well-placed drainage system to your home? Whether it’s replacing downpipes or installing new gutters, Taskers can take care of all your plumbing needs.

Making connections

With the water shut off and pipes emptied, your fridge water line installer proceeds to connect the new fridge water line. They’ll start by cutting into the cold water pipe, then fitting the new tee adapter and shutoff valve. Note that before they connect any pipes, the insides of the pipes must be deburred. Your tradesman solders the tee adapter and shutoff valve in place, then lets the solder cure. After the soldering has set, they’ll connect the new pipe to the refrigerator’s plastic tubing. Lastly, your tradie installs the pipes with the appropriate retainer nuts, sleeves, and ferrules.

Water line testing

Your tradie does one final check to look for leaks or pressure variations and to make sure that each pipe is tightly fastened. Once they’re confident that the connection is complete, they’ll turn on the water valve to test for any leaking refrigerator water. If any problems arise, your plumber shuts off the valves then applies the right fixes. Your tradie repeats this process until your new fridge water line works without any flaws. Some tradies may offer to clean up the worksite, but in case you want a separate service for this, you can always hire a Tasker to do a general cleaning of your property.

Recent Fridge Water Line Installation tasks in East Melbourne

Installation of water line for fridge.

$150

Highett VIC 3190, Australia

12th Apr 2022

Will be getting a new Fridge delivered that will need a new water line. Looking to get the water line installed beforehand. Image attached of nearest tap to fridge. Please let me know if additional info is required. Due date: Flexible up to 23rd April.

Thank you Leon, installed water line for fridge efficient and clean :)

Install fridge water line

$200

Balwyn VIC 3103, Australia

24th Jan 2022

I need someone to plumb a fridge for me. there is ample room underneath the floor and a trapdoor leading to the fridge... - Due date: Before Tuesday, 25th Jan 2022

reliable, professional, honest.. diligent Thanks Billy!

I need fridge water line installed

$200

Bulleen VIC 3105, Australia

17th Feb 2021

Water line/plumbing from the laundry to fridge. Closest water point is the laundry behind. See images attached (floor plan, fridge space, laundry space, laundry under sink plumbing). Fridge: https://www.eands.com.au/fisher-paykel-rf522adub5-519l-dark-stainless-steel-french-door-fridge?gclid=EAIaIQobChMItK6Czv7M7gIVQR0rCh1QZwJ8EAQYASABEgJ7wPD_BwE

Plumbing a water line for fridge

$250

Kew VIC, Australia

11th Nov 2020

We have a new fridge which requires a water line plumbed in. I will try and provide plenty of details and photos, please ask if you require further information: - Running from kitchen sink water is not suitable as there is no continuous path of cupboards - There is a water line in the roof that runs to a solar hot water panel (which is no longer in use). Distance in the roof is approximately 6m from this point to the spot above the fridge. - I would ideally like the water line to run down to the pantry on the side of the fridge, for ease of changing the filter. However, there is a gas hot water unit in the roof which may get in the way. Coming down behind the fridge is acceptable. - If using that existing water line in the roof is not suitable, there is a laundry close by with taps coming out of the wall. There is a corridor between so the line would still need to go up and down through the roof. - Fridge model is RF522ADUX5.

Phillip was great! Friendly and easy-going, he explored all options for my tricky job, and came up with the best solution. Very happy and would use again.

I need fridge water line installation

$200

Blackburn VIC 3130, Australia

29th Sep 2020

Hi ! I have LG706L French Door Refrigerator GF-L706MBL and need to connect water line to island kitchen (sink). I cannot see any water unit behind of the fridge and I believe water line needs to be connected from the sink accross the fridge as it is the rent property. (Floor is wood) Or if you can make a small hole on the wall to connect it should be fine as I can fix the wall at the end of the rent. Can you help me connecting water line? I really want this to be done neatly

I need fridge water line installation

$200

Hawthorn East VIC, Australia

2nd Oct 2019

I need a quote please on installing a water line to plumb a fridge. Line will go from laundry water point to fridge (through couple cupboards).

Plumber required for connecting fridge waterline

$80

Mont Albert VIC, Australia

9th May 2019

Samsung Family Hub Fridge Freezer needs to be connected to the water line. I have the online instructions but need to know whether one cold water tap can be connected to both fridge and washing machine.

Excellent job! Damian went above and beyond expectations.

Install LG fridge water pipe

$110

Blackburn South VIC, Australia

3rd Apr 2022

We have an LG double door fridge. We have moved and the current fridge insert area does not have the option to connect water to the fridge. Please see the pictures attached. The fridge is very close to the sink. There is nothing but a wall between the fridge and the sink in the laundry. You will need to have the required tools, pipes, equipment, etc to complete the job. We need it done asap. Weekends are preferable but flexible for weekdays - Due date: Flexible

Very happy with an excellent job. Very friendly, quick and efficient

Plumb fridge water line in existing kitchen

$300

Ashburton VIC, Australia

10th Jan 2022

Water supply is in kitchen island bench and fridge is on opposite wall. There is access under the house to connect. - Due date: Flexible

Brad was great! Definitely recommend

Fridge water tap installation

$30

Balwyn North VIC 3104, Australia

3rd Feb 2021

We have just purchased a new fridge and it has a filtered water tap which we would like to connect it to our existing tap behind the fridge but are unsure how to. We are only looking for qualified plumbers to complete this task

Quick and easy - no dramas

Fridge Water Line Installation & Plumbing

$200

Toorak VIC, Australia

10th Nov 2020

Fridge water line installation and plumbing. Looking for a verified plumber only to plumb our new fridge in. The fridge is a a Samsung French door fridge.

Amazing job installing our plumbing for our fridge, speedy response and even helped us install our washing machine.

Fix shower head and leaking fridge water hose

$50

Templestowe, Victoria, Australia

5th Jun 2020

Shower head needs tightly screw to the wall. 2 doors fridge water hose leaking whenever press for drinking water on left hand bottom fridge door. Westinghouse double doors fridge

Fridge Water Line

$50

Burwood East VIC, Australia

20th Sep 2019

Already have the plumbing installed - need someone to simply connect it to my Samsung fridge. Should be easy task for someone who knows what they’re doing. SRF676CDBLS - Fridge model If you have any questions, please ask. Thanks

Plumb in water line for Fridge and connect fridge

$200

Templestowe Lower VIC, Australia

7th Jul 2022

Need to run a water line to fridge cavity and connect new Samsung water/ice fridge. There is a powder room directly behind the fridge cavity. Happy to discuss a day/time I don’t have a deadline - Due date: Flexible

Fix fridge water filter connector

$100

Melbourne VIC, Australia

13th Feb 2022

Filter cartridge won’t screw in as I think a bit of plastic from another cartridge has snapped off inside which I can’t find and think need to open the connector up - F&P techs booked out too long and can’t use water from fridge - hoping don’t need plumber? Job in hawthorn east - Trev

Plumber - fit fridge water connection.

$100

Templestowe VIC, Australia

26th Dec 2021

Looking to have our fridge water connection fitted. The tap is existing and adjacent to the fridge and just needs a hole cut in the cabinet (tap works). All parts should be there. I did fit the connection to the tap already, but it leaked a bit (might just need plumbers tape). Templestowe area, looking to have done ASAP. Let me know any questions. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 27th Dec 2021

Thomas was fast and reliable and did a great job. Thanks.

I need fridge water line installation

$400

Bulleen VIC 3105, Australia

28th Jan 2021

water line from the laundry to fridge

I need fridge water line installation

$180

Doncaster East VIC, Australia

6th Nov 2020

Just require water line for fridge to be i stalled please. Thank you for your time and consideration it is very appreciated. Kind Regards

Fantastic service, on time and did more than what was expected. Highly recommend... 😊

Help to fix fridge water tray

$60

Hawthorn VIC, Australia

19th Jan 2020

My fridge back water tray broken during my house relocation. Can any fridge professionals help me to fix it

Fridge Water Line Installation

$130

Mont Albert North VIC, Australia

18th Aug 2019

Install water line for new fridge. Easy access and lighting underneath floor.