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When and Why You Should Consider Hot Water System Replacement

No one likes showeing in cold water in cold Sydney mornings. It is very frustrating when you absolutely need hot water in your bathroom or kitchen and don’t have it. Even robust hot water systems are not exempt from issues.

The lifespan of basic water heaters is anywhere between 8 to 12 years. This makes hot water system replacements the most common home improvements throughout the country. We at King & Sons Plumbing provide industry standard hot water installation services for both residential customers and commercial establishments.

Standard Hot Water Problems

Here is a list of some possible problems with hot water systems:

  • Thermostat issues
  • Corroded or rusted tank
  • A build-up of sediment at the bottom of the tank
  • A leak in the tank

Why Is It Important To Hire A Professional Plumber?

Replacing or installing a new hot water system isn’t something you can simply hand over to an amateur. It is crucial that you hire a plumber in Sydney who is skilled and licensed to complete the job. If there is a leak in a gas water heater and it goes undetected, it can result in some severe or even irrevocable damage.

Hiring the services of skilled professionals like us to take over such jobs, like installations or replacements, guarantees that all work carried out will be as per the plumbing code in Australia. There is a vast difference in the installation of traditional and modern energy-efficient ones.

The price of the latter can range from anywhere between $700- $2000, depending on your choice. Here is a list of a few of aspects that determine that cost and installation of a new water heater:

  • Energy Efficiency Ratings- A hot water system that comes with a higher energy-efficiency rating will be much more expensive than a traditional one. However, its operational cost will be much lower.
  • Warranty- The average warranty period for most hot water systems is six However, you do have the option to extend the warranty to 10-15 years.
  • The Size of the System- When it comes to tank water systems, the size of the tank is the primary determining factor of the cost.

Reliable Hot Water System Installation

If you notice that your hot water system is not operating the way that it’s supposed to, or if it has stopped working entirely, call us as soon as possible. We have ample experience in this field, and can quickly provide you with all necessary information about the different hot water brands that are available.

We have worked with several types of systems like gas, electric, instant hot water, circulating water systems, and high-grade systems. We are capable of handling any task and provide you with the kind of solutions you need.

For additional information on residential & commercial preventive plumbing maintenance in Melbourne, feel free to call King and Sons Plumbing on 03 9993 7122. You can also get in touch with us via this Contact Us form, and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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