Is your current hot water system getting on a bit, or showing signs it's no longer functioning as it should be? Eco Earth Plumbing are expert when it comes to hot water systems, we provide professional, installation, replacement, repairs, and maintenance for a wide range of hot water systems across the Sunshine Coast. We also supply a variety of hot water system brands and types for your convenience. Before replacing your hot water system, it's advisable to assess your specific needs, the various hot water heater options on the market, and lastly, your budget, to help you make an informed decision.
Fortunately, hot water systems are not an item that does not need to be replaced often. In fact, depending on the type of system you have it could last you for a few decades. However, there are certain indicators that your hot water system will need to be replaced. These indicators include:
Age - Hot water systems have a limited lifespan, typically around 10-15 years for tankless and storage heaters. The older your system becomes the more it will be prone to breakdowns and need for repairs.
Inefficiency - As your system ages it has the potential to become less energy-efficient. With advanced technology, the new models will undoubtedly be more energy efficient and lead to significant cost savings in the long run.
Safety Concerns - Hot water heaters that show signs of deterioration, leaks, or rust pose a safety risk and it is advisable to replace them to protect your family and property.
Change in hot water needs - If your household or business has changed in regards to the use of hot water, you might need to upgrade to accommodate the current needs.
Need for frequent repairs - If your system is in need of frequent repairs it may be an indicator that it is no longer functioning properly, replacing the system will save you time and money in the long run.
Environmental concerns - If you are concerned about energy consumption or reducing your carbon footprint, upgrading to a more energy and eco-friendly hot water system may be the answer.
End of warranty- When your warranty expires, you might consider replacement as you will no longer have the coverage for repairs or replacement of parts.
Government incentives - At times the government will offer incentives or rebates for households or businesses who upgrade to more energy-efficient appliances, including hot water systems. If you are eligible for such incentives it can make replacement more affordable
Speak to one of our professional hot water plumbers if you are considering replacing your current hot water system with another energy supply. If you have a current electric heater and want to convert it to solar, our technician can advise on the best course of action. Once we have installed your new hot water system, we will clean up and dispose of your old heater, ensuring we leave the area spotless.
The cost of having your hot water heater replaced will depend on the type, brand, and size of the hot water system you choose. Our technicians will provide the cost when all aspects of your hot water system replacement are taken into account, including the amount of work involved. Eco Earth services are not limited to hot water system replacement, we also supply, and provide new hot water system installations and maintenance services to residential and commercial properties across the Sunshine Coast.
Eco Earth Plumbing offers an efficient hot water system replacement service across the Sunshine Coast. To speak to one of our team phone 0404 023 023 or complete our online enquiry form to initiate the process.