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20 Great Gifts for the Plumber In Your Life

If you have a plumber in your life who’s a tad difficult to shop for, it’s probably because they have everything they need or they’re a little complicated. We know shopping for people in specialized professions can be complicated, so we’ve plumbed the depths of the internet to flood your browser with some great gift ideas. Now you can show your favorite plumber how much they mean to you.

1. Portable Drain Auger

XtremepowerUS 25' ft Handheld Portable Drain Auger Corded Operated Snake Sink Clog Pipe Cleaner Plumbing Power Auto Feed Tube Cable

Clean the pipes with power using this handheld auger. Nobody likes a blocked drain, and your plumber will be the hero of the day when they come strutting in with this bad boy.

2. Ghost Hunters – The Complete First Season

Ghost Hunters - The Complete First Season

Okay, so you might be scratching your head a little at this one, but Jason and Grant from the Syfy Channel’s Ghost Hunters are not only seasoned hunters of the paranormal, they’re also mightily skilled plumbers. Maybe you can buy your plumber something outside the box, for a change.

3. CLC Custom Leathercraft Electrical and Maintenance Tool Carrier

CLC Custom Leathercraft 1530 Electrical and Maintenance Tool Carrier, 43 Pocket

Your plumber can stash a little of everything in this 43-pocket, heavy-duty tool carrier. It comes with a carrying handle and strap for extra schlepping power.

4. Viking Journeyman Waterproof Industrial Bib Pant

Viking Journeyman Waterproof Industrial Bib Pant

This is a great way to keep your plumber’s jeans dry when they’re knee-deep in your flooded basement. These waterproof overalls will keep them high and dry. They feature adjustable suspenders, boot zips, and multiple colors.

5. New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe – Nintendo Switch

New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe - Nintendo Switch

Inspiration will strike when your plumber plays as the world-famous Mario, plumber of pipes and hearts. Everybody likes to sit back and unwind with a video game now and then, and Mario never disappoints.

6. Old World Christmas Toilet Bowl and Plunger

Old World Christmas Toilet Bowl and Plunger Glass Blown Ornaments by Gag gift, plumber gift, new house gift

Nothing says Christmas like a glass toilet and plunger hanging on the tree. This is a great gift for a plumber with a goofy sense of humor, or for someone with very specific taste in decor.

7. Goplus Pipe Wrench Set

Goplus 4pcs Pipe Wrench Set, Adjustable 8" 10" 14" 18" Heavy Duty Hand Tools

A set of pipe wrenches is like an extra set of hands to a plumber. The solid steel, multiple sizes, and comfort grips will bring a smile to your plumber’s face.

–> You can also see our breakdown of the best pipe wrenches of 2019 here.

8. Plumber’s Licensing Study Guide

Plumber's Licensing Study Guide, Third Edition

The journey to becoming a master plumber ends when they finally get licensed. Help your favorite plumber to soar to top standards with this handy study guide.

9. The Pipe Fitters Blue Book

The Pipe Fitters Blue Book Revised 2010 Edition

This is one of the most popular books of plumbing shortcuts on the market. It’s a must-have for anyone who does custom work.

10. RIDGID Tubing Cutter

RIDGID 40617 Model 101 Close Quarters Tubing Cutter, 1/4-inch to 1-1/8-inch Tube Cutter

This small, portable tube and pipe cutter is a godsend for tight spaces. It cuts copper, aluminum, brass, and plastic. Your plumber will squeal a little when they see it.

11. Life Mounts LED Plumbers Light

Life Mounts LED Plumbers Light with Patented Pipe Mount (Black)

Trying to see in tight spaces will no longer cause headaches with this LED plumber’s light. With a silicone rubber mount and a strap, they can attach it to any pipe for ultimate illumination.

12. Blizzard Of Ozz Picture Vinyl

Blizzard Of Ozz, Limited Edition, Picture Vinyl, Remastered

Curious how Ozzy Osbourne made the list? He started out as a plumber, as all the best people do. Treat your favorite plumber to a little dark rock on hipster vinyl with Ozzy’s classic Blizzard of Ozz album.

13. Super Sexy Plumber Funny T-Shirt

Super Sexy Plumber Funny Plumbing T-Shirt

You can encourage them to strut their stuff with this cheeky T-shirt. It comes in a variety of colors and sizes, so you can find the best match for your favorite plumber.

14. Toilet Paper Blaster Skid Shot

Toilet Paper Blaster Skid Shot

If the plumber in your life is a big kid, they’ll love this toilet paper gun. It shoots toilet paper wads up to 30 feet. Just don’t let the kids get their hands on it, unless you love cleaning paper wads out of the lawn.

15. “Best Plumber Ever” Travel Mug Plumber Gift - Best Plumber Ever Travel Mug Travel Insulated Tumblers - Men Women Novelty Funny Gag Gift - Fun Plumbers - For Gift Novelty Idea - Add To Gift Bag Basket Box Set - Funny Present Ideas

If they’re going to tote their morning brew to the job site, they might as well advertise their grandeur while they do it. This insulated, stainless steel tumbler says it all.

16. The Great Stink of London: Sir Joseph Bazalgette and the Cleansing of the Victorian Metropolis

The Great Stink of London: Sir Joseph Bazalgette and the Cleansing of the Victorian Metropolis

The river Thames in London was once so polluted from sewage that the sweltering summer of 1858 became known as “The Great Stink.” Enter Sir Joseph Bazalgette, the engineer who heroically invented London’s modern plumbing system and cleaned up an entire metropolis. This is a great book for history buffs and plumbers alike.

17. 32 Pocket Tool Roll Organizer

32 Pocket Tool Roll Organizer - Wrench Organizer & Tool Pouch - Wrench Roll Includes Pouches for 10 Sockets - Roll Up Tool Bag for Electrician, HVAC, Plumber, Carpenter or Mechanic - From Rugged Tool

This 32-piece wrench set has every size and shape your plumber needs for tightening couplings and bolts. It even comes in a rugged canvas roll to keep everything shipshape.

18. Nintendo Super Plumber Warp Pipe Foam Can and Bottle Cooler

Nintendo Super Plumber Warp Pipe Foam Can and Bottle Cooler

This novelty gift is for the geekiest of plumbers. Help them keep their brews cool with this foam holder shaped like a pipe from Mario Bros. If only it made that iconic warping sound, too.

19. Men’s Fun Crew Cut Premium Socks

Men’s Fun Crew Cut Premium Socks by Forest & Twelfth –Unique Designs~Sock Size 10-13~Great Gift

Who doesn’t love a pair of wacky socks? These tootsie snugglers sport pipes, faucets, and myriad tools to make your plumber cozy and fashionable at the same time. Don’t be fooled by the name. Ladies will dig them, too.

20. Coffee Mug Gag Gift

Andaz Press 11oz. Coffee Mug Gag Gift, World's Okayest Plumber, 1-Pack, Funny Witty Coffee Cup Birthday Christmas Present Ideas

This is a perfect gift for the plumber with an ego. Bring them back down to earth with this hilarious mug. It’s microwave and dishwasher safe ceramic.


You’ve reached the end of our gift list, so hopefully, you’ve found the perfect fit for the plumber in your life. If you’re still not convinced, click on a few of your favorite items above and you’ll find even more suggestions at your fingertips. Good luck with your gift hunt!

Here are some of our other gift guides:

–> 20 Interesting Gardening Gift Ideas for Him

–> What are the best gifts for a Handymen? Check out our guide for inspiration

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