Conventional Water Heater Installation & Maintenence

Conventional Water Heater Installation and RepairConventional water heaters have a life expectancy of 10 to 12 years and we recommend annual inspections and preventative maintenance to minimize potential costs in repair and maximize its overall longevity.   An inspection and maintenance services includes:

  • Water Heater Drain & Flush
  • Insulation Inspection
  • Water/Electrical Connection & Exterior Inspection
  • Pressure Relief & Temperature Check
  • Thermostat Check
  • Elements or Gas Pressure.

In some cases, it may be necessary to install a new water heater.  Despite the daunting idea of having to purchase a new unit, advancements over the years have made a positive impact on design and energy efficiency which could help cut back on energy use resulting in lower monthly operating costs.  Compared to tankless water heaters, conventional storage tanks provide more heated water, cost less and stores hot water should Gig Harbor weather deliver a power outage.

If needing to invest in a new conventional water heater, one of our experienced plumping professionals can assist you in deciding which brand and model best suits your needs by identifying:

  1. Size of Family & Home – Knowing how many bathrooms you have and individuals in your family are important for choosing your Gig Harbor water heaters’ gallon capacity.
  2. Energy Source – The cost, size and energy efficiency can vary depending on if your homes’ energy source is electric, oil, natural gas or propane.

If you’re looking for peace of mind when determining whether or not a repair and maintenance versus a replacement and installation is best for you, Big Bird Plumbing can provide a complete inspection of your existing water heater and then apply that service cost towards a replacement should you decide on an installation.

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To learn more about our conventional water heater repair and installation services in Gig Harbor, call us at 253-549-5667.


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