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About Us

Why Choose C.G.W.?

C.G.W. Plumbing and Heating - 721 G Front St.We are a family-owned plumbing and heating business, serving Nelson, BC and the surrounding area since 2009.

Victor and Ralph, the owners of C.G.W., collectively have over 60 years of service in residential, commercial and industrial applications.

Our friendly and knowledgeable staff are always eager to solve any problem or answer any questions you may have. We can handle anything you throw at us.

Licensed & Insured

The company is licensed by the BC Safety Authority as a Gas contractor and “B” class boiler contractor, and by the City of Nelson as a plumbing company. The firm is bonded and has $5,000,000 in liability insurance.

Customer Satisfaction

Satisfied customers include Interior Health, Hume Hotel, Best Western Hotel, Prestige Inns, Yellowhead Road and Bridge, Nelson Brewery, and many other residential and small commercial customers. We look forward to meeting new customers and desire to provide the best service possible.


We have, over the past 10 years, continually invested in our business so that we now carry Nelson's largest inventory of quality gas valves, furnace motors, and gas control parts. We also stock a complete range of plumbing parts.


We employ specialists in many fields and currently have ten full time staff - including apprentices and office staff. We employ and develop personnel for plumbing repair, domestic heating equipment repair, furnace and boiler replacement, oil burner repair and replacement, combustion analysis, industrial heating process, housing construction, drain cleaning, line locating, backflow prevention and testing, sheet metal installation and fabrication.