Local Plumber Water Heater Repairs and Installation
For many Duluth, Georgia homeowners, hot water and water heaters are a commodity and are pieces of equipment that go without being thought of until a problem arises, and they are no longer available. When you are faced with the situation of a broken or damaged water heater the result can be very stressful, as well as potentially expensive. Call R.S. Andrews Plumbing at 404-793-7887, a BBB A+ rated Duluth plumber, for advice on commercial and residential water heaters.
Not having a working water heater is not an enjoyable problem and many homeowners want to fix as quickly as possible. You never know the value of a hot shower until it is no longer available to you. Replacing a water heater is a process that should be completed by a Duluth plumbing professional.
Many Duluth plumbers will come out and offer you a free estimate or quote for the cost of repair or replacement and installation. Our plumbers are also a helpful resource when it comes to providing you with recommendations for the different options, types and cost comparison of the water heaters available.
There many different brands that manufacture water heaters including:
- Bradford White
- AO Smith
- American Water Heaters
- State Industries
- Polaris and
Water heaters can be either gas powered or electric. Within those categories are the two main types of water heaters which include the traditional tank hot water heaters and the more modern and energy-efficient tankless water heaters.
When trying to consider which water heater is right for your home or property, it is important to look at all of the different factors included in each type. Traditionally, conventional water heaters have a lower upfront cost in comparison to tankless water heaters. While this is true, conventional water heaters also require a constant use of either gas or electricity which can amount to increased long-term utility costs.
- AO Smith
With that being said, as a home owner it is important to consider both the short-term and long-term price factors with each option. Tankless water heaters provide a system which uses less energy and therefore will continually lower your utility bills. In addition because of its energy efficient nature many tankless water heaters are available for energy related tax refunds. Many water heaters have been deemed Energy Star rated, which shows the products energy saving capabilities.