About Us

About Us

Our Team for The Best Services.

Company Profile

Active Property Maintenance and Active Fire & Water are both Palmerston North based companies now trading under the one roof.

Active Fire & Water showroom opened in May 2014 after working as installers in the industry for 13 years.

The showroom has a large range of fireplaces, spa pools & swimming pools on display and also sells chemicals and offers free water testing.

Active Property Maintenance also provides installation of the products we sell and can build swimming pools to order from the Bio Design range. We have a division specialising in commercial maintenance.

At Active Fire & Water and APMS we are passionate about providing superior quality service with regard to meet the needs of our customers. Our team of 7 people combine a variety of knowledge and skill bases which incorporate the traditional values of good old customer service.

At APMS we tailor our service to meet the customer’s individual requirements and service specifications.

Active Property Maintenance Services Ltd. is proud to be a member of the New Zealand Home Heating Association Inc.

Staff information

Gavin Edwards 2

Gavin Edwards

Business Owner, Senior Consultant

Gavin has extensive experience in general engineering as well as domestic and commercial building. He is specialized in the installation of solar heating systems for domestic hot water spa pools and pools, general building maintenance and engineering.

Gavin is a Registered Solid Fuel Appliance Installation Technician. He also holds qualifications in engineering and building.

Tracy Edwards 2

Tracy Edwards

Office and Administration

Tracy runs the office and helps in the showroom. She looks after all enquires and makes sure everything runs tip top for the staff and the customers.

Michael Lowe 2

Michael Lowe


Michael is an apprentice Solid Fuel & diesel appliance technician. Michael also installs swimming Pools and spas and does swimming pool valets.

Joel Simpson 2

Joel Simpson

Fully Qualified Solid Fuel & Diesel Appliance Technician and Drainage

Joel is a fully qualified and registered Solid Fuel Appliance Installer. He also has 5 years experience in light building, drainage and swimming pool and spa pool installation.

Joel is also the winner of the 2014 NZHHA Installer of the year.

Max Jenkinson 2

Max Jenkinson

Part-time Staff

Max is part-time staff in the showroom. Max performs water testing for Spas and Pools and can give you advice on all chemical requirements and all other products.

John Flemming 2

John Flemming

Showroom Sales

John has been with Active for a year and is a qualified Joiner. He is friendly and knowledgeable in all our products. Come in and talk to John today.

Job Vacancy

Sorry we do not have any vacancies at the moment. However, please feel free to e-mail your resume describing the type of job you are looking for and we will advise you should such a position become available.