Looking for quality plumbing?

You can count on Zaffke to take care of all your plumbing needs!

Since its foundation, Zaffke Plumbing has grown into what is now a full-service plumbing company, specializing in all aspects of plumbing, residential and commercial. We are locally owned and operated.

About Us

We are here to help you with your plumbing needs

We are proudly located in Backus, MN. We serve Backus and the surrounding areas. Zaffke has experienced, licensed professionals who are available to meet your specific needs. Whether those needs range from residential to commercial – our team is eager to help. Give us a call to day!

Do you want to know more about Zaffke Plumbing?

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About Us



I was impressed with your service and the cleanliness of your equipment.


Backus resident
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Zaffke is local

Do you know?

Zaffke Plumbing was established in 1983 by Kendall Zaffke, a long-standing member of the community. Zaffke’s family have been in the area for over 100 years, working as farmers, handymen, and small business owners, and many have carved out success in the entrepreneurial world.


Our range of quality services

Do you need a quick help or have questions?

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Your home deserves the best care you can offer it. Building, rebuilding, or maintaining, keeping your kitchen and bathrooms running perfectly is our mission. Sinks and toilets, softeners and dishwashers, we can do it all.

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Whatever the project, our goal is to see you off on the right foot. The experts at Zaffke Plumbing have decades of practice setting businesses up to succeed. Basin sinks and industrial drains, we always make it work so you can get back to work.

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Summer fun is better when your cabin is in working order. Whether you're snow-birding or on a weekend getaway, bringing in the experts to open and close the plumbing on your cabin takes all the stress out of vacation's start and end.

Why Zaffke

You know why we are the best in our industry?

We have the necessary experience and license to meet your plumbing needs.



Certified Professional

80 years of experience in our industry, and hold licenses as Master Plumbers.


Hard Labor

As a long-standing fixture in the construction community, Zaffke Plumbing has strong relationships with many of the local contractors, carpenters, electricians, concrete workers, sheetrockers, and roofers.


No Gimmick

We want you to be happy with our work, which is why we place such an emphasis on doing it right the first time.