Our Summer Offer

For every customer who has an air to air heat pump supplied and installed by our team you will receive a free smart controller...

This offer will continue up until the end of September 2023! 

Monthly Prize Draw!

We have an amazing £50 worth of Love2Shop vouchers up for grabs every month.

Visit our offers page to find out more...

10 Year Guarantee

We are GOLD accredited Worcester Bosch Installers. We can offer up to 10 year guarantees on selected Bosch boilers.

Get in touch now if you'd like to discuss your new boiler...

Emergency Repair Needed?

We are able to repair anything to do with plumbing, heating and oil, from a leaky pipe, boiler failure or gas leak. We can offer rapid response to emergency call outs...

Central Heating

If you need help with your existing boiler or central heating system or would like advice and information if you are considering upgrading, visit our services page to find out more about what we can offer...

Our Services

We are a family run business providing plumbing and heating services in Colchester and surrounding areas.

Click below to read about the services we can offer you.

about us

We are a well established local business run by 2 families and based in Layer de la Haye, Colchester, Essex.

We specialise in all aspects of plumbing, heating and air conditioning, with over 20 years experience.

We provide quality workmanship at competitive prices and guarantee all our clients receive a high standard of service, whether it’s replacing a set of taps to the complete installation of a new heating system.

meet the team

Clive Allen

Clive Allen

Owner and Director of Allen & Clarke Plumbing & Heating ltd

Clive has over 25 years experience being a qualified gas, oil engineer and plumber.

Previously worked alongside his father and then managed his own business with his wife Amy, Clive has now expanded his own company to create Allen & Clarke Plumbing & Heating LTD.

His passion for plumbing and providing outstanding customer service shines through from the moment you shake his hand.

He is a proud father of two children, enjoys time with family, fishing and the odd off-road motorcycle trips with friends.

Dan Clarke

Dan Clarke

Owner and Director of Allen & Clarke Plumbing & Heating ltd

Dan served a full British Gas Apprenticeship and has worked as a technical heating engineer for 8+ years. He then progressed to run his own successful plumbing and heating company with his partner Laura.

He ensures that the highest level of workmanship and customer satisfaction is achieved with his own standards, in doing so he ensures that he’s leading by example and that our engineers have a true role model to look up to.

Dan is a father to a young son keeping him active! He enjoys time with the family, as well as off road biking and the occasional ski trip with friends.

Amy Allen

Amy Allen

Director and Office Administrator

Amy works alongside Laura, with over 10 years working with Clive she handles the everyday running of our busy office, she is the wife of Clive and mother to their two young children.

When not working you will find Amy spending time with family and friends, swimming, running and walking their newest addition to their family- their cockapoo puppy.

Laura Evans

Laura Evans

Director and Office Administrator

Alongside Amy, Laura works in the office and will be taking phone calls, answering emails, booking in jobs and helping with the busy day to day running of our business.

She has worked with Dan for the past 3 years and has over 10 years previous office experience.

Laura is a busy mum, partner to Dan who enjoys family time together and socialising with friends.

Daniel Goodman

Daniel Goodman

Fully Qualified Gas, Oil & LPG Engineer

Daniel started his career in May 2014 as an apprentice working alongside Dan experiencing all aspects of plumbing and heating. Dan is now a fully qualified gas engineer working with us.

As well as working alongside Clive and Dan, a healthy portion of Daniel’s work is to provide our customers with their annual boiler services and landlord gas safety inspections.

When Daniel isn’t working he enjoys playing football, socialising with friends and family.

Becky Restall

Becky Restall

Part time Office Administrator

Becky has years of experience in administration, and is now working part time in our office 3 days a week answering our customers’ calls, enquiries, emails and arranging our engineers appointments.
Whilst off work, Becky loves spending time with her family and enjoys visiting Cyprus once a year on a Summer get away.
Tommy Brown

Tommy Brown

Fully Qualified Plumbing and Gas Engineer

Tommy has 13 years experience being a fully qualified gas engineer and plumber.
As well as working full time alongside our other engineers on heating, air conditioning and bathroom refurbishments, Tommy also specialises in boiler breakdowns and repairs.
When not working he enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family.