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Water Heater Replacements

Rock Hill Water Heater Replacement

Quality Water Heater Installations in Fort Mill, Charlotte, & the Surrounding Areas

Over time, water heaters eventually grow old and wear out. When they do, they need to be replaced as soon as possible, because some serious repercussions may happen if you don’t. Old water heaters not only waste a ton of energy (meaning you waste a ton of money running them), but they’re also prone to a number of issues, including leaks that can cause injury or even damage your home. Leaking tanks have been known to cause mold and mildew growth, ruin drywall, damage flooring, and even cause foundation issues in some cases. If you need your water heater replaced in the Rock Hill area, call Precision Plumbing, Heating & Air! We are the name to call for all of your water heater needs, and can offer you a complete experience that’s unmatched anywhere else.

Let Precision Plumbing, Heating & Air take care of your Rock Hill water heater replacement and you too can be sure your home is in good hands! Call us at (803) 310-6262 today.

When Should I Replace My Water Heater?

When you contact us for any water heater issues, you can trust that we will do everything we can to get your equipment working again. However, it’s also important to note that some water heater problems may be an indication that the equipment is already down to its last leg and needs to be replaced. While a repair may seem like a more budget-friendly option in some cases, they sometimes only delay the inevitable. When your water heater has worn out, repairs will only temporarily solve problems, and more will appear soon, resulting in the need for even more repairs.

Reasons to Contact Our Plumbers about Rock Hill Water Heater Replacement:

  • You don’t have hot water.
  • Your hot water has a metallic smell and taste.
  • You have warm but not hot water.
  • Your heater needs frequent repairs.
  • You can’t remember the last time your water heater was replaced.
  • Sandy, muddy or rust-colored water pours out of your faucet.
  • You and your family use hot water frequently, thus reducing your heater’s lifespan.
  • Loud cracking or popping noises coming from your water heater.
  • Your heater leaks.

If you notice any of these problems, contact our Rock Hill water heater installation technicians as soon as possible. We will arrive quickly to take a closer look at your water heater and let you know whether we advise repairing or replacing your water heater so you can make the best decision for your home. We’re homeowners ourselves, so we understand what it’s like to not have the hot water you need. Our replacement services will solve your water heater problem quickly so you can have hot water flowing throughout your property again as soon as possible.

How Long Do Water Heaters Last?

On average, a traditional tank water heater will last anywhere from 6 to 12 years. Replacements are typically necessary somewhere between years 8 and 10. This is the timeframe when problems with the water heater become regular and it starts to show it's age. Proper maintenance and regular cleaning of the system does extend the lifespan and allow water heaters to last for years. It is rare, but it is possible for a traditional water heater to last upwards of 15 years without needing a replacement.

Contact Precision Plumbing, Heating & Air at (803) 310-6262 to schedule a water heater replacement in Rock Hill, Fort Mill, or the surrounding areas today.

Should You Replace a Leaking Water Heater?

A leaking water heater tank is by far the most dangerous problem. Leaks, as mentioned, can cause all sorts of issues for your home, and they need to be dealt with swiftly. However, water heater leaks are often extremely difficult and costly to repair, and usually only solve the issue temporarily. Usually, leaks are a sign that even more leaks are also forming, and before long they’ll start to allow water to seep out of your tank as well. That’s why our plumbing team will always advise simply replacing a leaking tank—it’s better to replace your tank outright than attempt a repair that will likely have lasting repercussions on the unit itself.

How To Extend Water Heater Life Expectancy?

 

Extending the life expectancy of your water heater can save you money and hassle in the long run. Here are some tips to help you do just that:

  • Regular Maintenance: Flushing the tank annually to remove sediment buildup and checking the pressure relief valve are crucial.
  • Install a Water Softener: Especially if you live in an area with hard water, as it can cause mineral buildup and reduce efficiency.
  • Insulate Your Tank: This helps reduce heat loss, easing the workload on your heater.
  • Lower the Temperature: Set your heater to around 120°F (49°C) to save energy and reduce wear.
  • Check Anode Rod: Annually inspect and replace the anode rod if necessary to prevent corrosion.
  • Keep the Area Around the Heater Clear: Ensure proper ventilation by keeping the space around your heater clutter-free.
  • Address Leaks Promptly: Early detection and repair of leaks can prevent major issues down the line.
  • Consider a Tankless Water Heater: They typically have longer lifespans due to reduced risk of corrosion and leaks.

By following these tips, you can help extend the life expectancy of your water heater and ensure it continues to provide you with reliable hot water for years to come.

Dedicated to Our Customers & Community Our Reviews

    "Clean, dependable, on-time, fair pricing and smart."
    I contacted Precision Plumbing, Heating & Air for a minor leak. They were accommodating with scheduling, arrived punctually, and were patient with my questions. Clean, reliable, timely, with fair prices. Highly recommend.
    A.G.
    "Absolute professionalism and expertise."
    Precision Plumbing, Heating & Air brought professionalism and expertise to our bathroom remodel. Their team was personable and focused on customer service. We're planning more projects with them, confident in their ability to handle both minor repairs and big jobs in our old house.
    Chuck Segal
    "They went out of their way to help get the work done!"

    They went out of their way to help get the work done

    Happy Customer
    "I couldn’t have asked for a more professional, congenial team!"

    Precision Plumbing replaced all of the water lines in my townhome. They were very efficient, careful to protect my furnishings, and did a great job of cleaning up at the end of the day. Without hesitation I highly recommend their services.

    Sara S.
    "We are VERY HAPPY with the result!"

    We installed a bath tub in our master (previously shower only). They measured, selected a modern tub, and installed. The tub was awesome quality and very happy with designed. They cleaned up and were very pleasant.

    Kathryn D.
    "This is an awesome plumbing company."

    Not only are the technicians skillful but they are a joy to be around. In regards to the company, they set proper expectations and communicate continually, which is a rarity for contractors.

    William H.
    "We will continue to use them for any plumbing needs we have."

    They replaced three toilets and you couldn't even tell they had been here they were so neat. CJ and Laurie were very helpful and responsive and the two technicians were professional, friendly and VERY hard working.

    Pam C.
    "Very fair and reasonable pricing and I will absolutely be using them in the future."

    Had Jacob out to replace a toilet and repair a flange. Absolutely one of the friendliest, knowledgeable, and professional technicians I have ever met. I felt like he went above and beyond to ensure quality work.

    Rick W.
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Choose Our Team For All Your Water Heater Installation Needs

At Precision Plumbing, Heating & Air, we do everything we can to make your replacement as stress-free and fast as possible, and we even match your new water heater to your home for an energy-efficient fit that meets all of your hot water demands. Every new heater we install comes from a reputable manufacturer with a long history of producing high-quality systems, meaning we’re confident you’ll be completely satisfied. Plus we make sure to finish your job quickly so you can go back to having the hot water you need each and every day as soon as possible.

  • Licensed and Insured in SC & NC* (plumbing only)
  • Offering Specials to Help You Save Money
  • Equipped to Handle Projects of All Sizes
  • We Guarantee Our Work for 1 Year
  • Dedicated to Easy Communication & Fantastic Customer Service
  • Quality Workmanship & Your 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed

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