Hot Water Heater Installation

    New Hot Water Heater Replacement & Installation for the Kansas City Area

    A working water heater is something most of us depend on for a variety of household tasks. It’s not a fun experience to hop in the shower and have ice cold water rain down on you without warning. So when it’s time to pick a new water heater, it’s important to get a product that will meet the needs of your home and continue to work for many years to come. There’s nothing like a nice, hot shower to start your day off right or to end your hectic day with some relaxation. Whether you’re moving into a new house or it’s time to replace your old water heater, you should choose a professional plumbing company to handle the installation of your new water heater system.

    Hot Water Tank Options

    The first important decision to make is what type of water heater you’d like: electric, gas, or oil. You’ll also need to decide whether you’d like a traditional tank water heater or a tankless.  

    Reasons for New Hot Water Tank Installation

    We rely on our hot water heaters daily, so it’s important to ensure they are properly maintained. Unfortunately, repairing a water heater is complicated and requires a licensed plumber. Even when you have a professional plumber in your corner, it’s usually more cost-effective to forgo water heater repairs. Most of the time, it’s best to just get the tank replaced with a new one. It’s time to install a new hot water heater if you’re experiencing the following:

    • No hot water throughout your home
    • The hot water runs out quickly or takes a while to heat up
    • Rusty-colored or odorous water
    • The current water tank is leaking
    • You would gain energy efficiency through hot water heater replacement

    Water Heater Installation and Replacement FAQs

    It’s natural to have questions about water heater replacement or about the water heater services our company provides. Here are a few answers to some of the common questions our plumbing company receives.

    How does a water heater work?

    Water heaters either use gas, propane, or electricity to heat water on demand that then flows through a faucet. Typically, most homes have a tank-type water heating system. If you can’t find a tank, but you have hot running water, you most likely have a tankless water heater. Our company has a professional plumber who can handle tankless water heater installation, electric water heater installation, gas water heater replacement, or installation of an oil water heater.

    What is the average cost of replacing a hot water heater?

    There are a variety of things that impact the cost of replacing your hot water heater. The most important aspect of cost is the model of water heater you choose. Different types have different initial costs, but one that costs more to purchase will likely cost less in utilization over the years you have it. The experts at Epic Plumbing, LLC can walk you through the ins and outs of water heater installation so you know what type will best service your home and the impacts it will have on your hot water moving forward.

    What’s the difference between a tankless and a tank water heater?

    One has a tank (a large water storage area) that keeps a certain amount of gallons of water hot at all times. Tankless units heat water as it flows through a heating unit, which means you can have a near endless supply of hot water using this option.

    Does Epic Plumbing, LLC, offer free quotes?

    Sure! Give us a call, and tell us about your water heater problems. We can help you determine which type of water heater would work best for your home and can help you compare prices on different models of water heater units. We understand that a water heater replacement can be an unexpected expense. That’s why we do everything we can to help you understand your options and help you come up with a solution.

    Hot Water Heater Installation You Can Count On

    If you are a homeowner with a water heater problem, you may think the best option is to run to the nearest Home Depot in Lee’s Summit. While it may be tempting to try a do-it-yourself project, it is important to understand when to call in the professionals. Professional water heater installation can save you valuable time and needless hassle and help you avoid common mistakes that can make a small job quite costly. Epic Plumbing proudly provides commercial and residential plumbing services, plumbing supplies, and drain services in Pleasant Hill, and Raymore, Missouri, and surrounding areas in Cass County. Call (816) 987-7129 or contact EPIC Plumbing, LLC, online today!

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