When you go to replace that old electric water heater in your Rockwall home, who do you call out to come and do it? Where do you get the new water heater from? Are you able to switch to a tankless water heater? We are here to answer some of the questions you might have about replacing that old electric water heater in your Rockwall home, so you can enjoy the benefits of having something new, great working and efficient in your home. We are professionals, and we can come out and do the job when you need us too. Have some of the questions you have about the process answered right here
How long does it take?
Generally, switching a hot water heater to another electric hot water heater without a change in the type of system, only the product; it would take a few hours but not long. This is because it is just a quick switch from one product to the next. The water will have to be shut off for a period of time while the switch happens, but once it is done; you’re able to go about normal everyday life.
Can I switch from an electric water heater to a tankless one?
You can make the switch from an electric water heater, or even a gas one to a tankless one. This allows you to get the benefits of the tankless one without having to worry about the previous one. This however, might take a bit longer and the price of the tankless system is a bit more than a new water heater. These are considerations you have to make when thinking about making the switch between them.
Where can I purchase the new water heater?
The water heater can be purchased right from our company, or any other company that you choose to purchase it from. We are able to install either into the home for you, so you do not have to worry about having something go wrong if you choose to do the process on your own.
Is your company able to come out and replace it for me?
Our company is able to come out and replace the product for you whenever you have it ready to go. When the time comes, just give us a call and let us know if you have the water heater that you want to have replaced or if you’d like to see what we can offer you and your home as far as electric water heaters go.
Is one model better than another?
One model can be better than another since there are some that are higher quality than others, but they generally cost more than other models. You have to choose which is going to be the best for your home, which is going to be the best for you and your family. With this in mind, you can look at the options and the models that are out there and go from there. One might be better suited for your family over another.
Can I get a bigger water heater if I want one
You’re able to get a bigger water heater than what you currently have without a problem. Even the bigger ones have the same connections as the smaller ones so this is not something you have to worry about when the time comes. Choosing the right size, and style for your family and also choosing the right plumbing company to install it is essential. So you can upgrade, or even get a smaller one if you want but you need to find out which is going to provide you with the amount of hot water you need.
Is this something that is dangerous to do?
This does not have to be a dangerous process. However, if you choose to replace the hot water heater on your own, then it can become a dangerous thing to do. You want to make sure that you hire a qualified, certified and professional plumber to come out and do the work for you. This can keep everyone safe, make sure it is done right and that no one is harmed in the process, especially your home. Professionals know what they are doing, how to do it and do not have to look anything up when the time comes.
Does anything else need to be replaced in the process?
When it comes to replacing the parts that are there to connect the water heater to the lines, you do not have to replace any of the parts if everything is standing strong. If parts are corroded or worn down, then you want to make sure that you have them replaced to ensure that problems do not happen in the future. While this is something that generally does not happen, having corroded items in your water heating system can also be a bad sign for the rest of the plumbing throughout the home. This usually happens when it has not been taken care of, when the water heater has not been replaced in some time, when it is supposed to or when the home is just very old.
Changing out the electric water heater in your Rockwall home should not be something that is hard to do. It shouldn’t be something that is overwhelming or causes a great deal of problems. When you give our plumbing company a call, you’re able to get everything that you need and so much more from us. We are here for you and the plumbing needs you have. With the right amount of help, we can put you on the right track to having the best hot water in the area that you thoroughly enjoy.
Call us today to find out how we can help with the replacement and if there is anything you need to do in the meantime to choose the next water heater you put in your home. We are a reputable, dependable company that you can trust.