Water Heater Installations in Williamson County

Electric and gas water heaters are both very important appliances in any home. If they are installed correctly and well maintained, they can operate without a hitch for years before they give out. You probably take that warm bath and hot water for granted until your water heater breaks. Once it breaks, however, you might find that it’s hard to go about your day-to-day schedule without a functioning water heater. That’s where Honest Plumbing & Air comes in.

All our skilled technicians are background checked, thoroughly experienced and trained to safely and quickly install your new water heater. Are you stepping up to a tankless water heater? Do you have questions about retrofitting gas lines or anything else water heater-related? Our technicians can answer any of your questions and, generally, get your hot water heater installed the same day you call. Most importantly, our technicians are local to the area, which means they are up-to-date on all local plumbing codes, safety regulations and regional installation trends. 

We are proud to serve the communities of Austin, Cedar Park, Georgetown, Hutto, Leander, Pflugerville & Round Rock, TX. To learn more about our current 0% financing specials, please give us a call!

How Long Does A Water Heater Last?

Traditional water heaters last between 6-13 years. Meanwhile, tankless water heaters can last up to 20 years. Multiple factors depend on the longevity of your water heater:

  • How often the water heater is used
  • Routine maintenance
  • Quality of the water supply
  • Traditional tank or tankless water heater

All these factors play a part in how long your water heater will last. If you are in need of a new water heater in your home or business, call us today and we will help install your next water heating system.

Types of Water Heaters We Install

Honest Plumbing & Air offers installation of a range of water heater types, brands, and fuel types. Our technicians are experts in the brands we carry and are can also install your own provided water heater tank.

Type:

  • Storage Tank
  • Tankless
  • Hybrid / Heat Pump

Tank Type Brands:

  • Rheem
  • Bradford White
  • State Select
  • A.O. Smith
  • Customer Provided

Tankless Type Brands:

  • Navien
  • Rheem
  • Rinnai

Fuel Types:

  • Electric
  • Natural Gas
  • Liquid Propane (Requires special licensing from the Railroad Commission)

What Water Heater is Right For Your Home?

If your current water heater is in need of replacing, you are probably wondering: What is the best water heater for my home? There are a number of factors to help find the best solution for you. Some primary questions you should ask yourself for your next water heater are:

  • How big is your household?
  • How large a storage tank will you need?
  • Tankless vs. traditional water tank?
  • Are you trying to reduce your utility bills?

If you are not sure what type of water heater is best for your needs, call Honest Plumbing & Air. We’re the experts when it comes to water heaters.

Our hot water heater installation services continue to serve homes across Austin, Cedar Park, Georgetown, Hutto, Leander, Pflugerville, Round Rock, TX, and all surrounding cities. Let us help you, give us a call today!

Frequently Asked Questions

1Do I need a professional for water heater installation?
While it is possible to install a water heater yourself, it is generally recommended to hire a professional for this task. Here are a few reasons why: Safety: Water heater installation involves working with gas lines or electrical connections, which can be dangerous if not done correctly. Professionals have the expertise to ensure proper installation and minimize the risk of accidents. Compliance with regulations: Local building codes and regulations often dictate specific requirements for water heater installations. Professionals are familiar with these codes and can ensure your installation meets the necessary standards. Warranty considerations: Many manufacturers require professional installation to validate the warranty on the water heater. Hiring a professional ensures you won't void the warranty by attempting a DIY installation. If you want to hire a licensed professional plumber - look no further than Honest Plumbing & Air. Schedule an appointment today!
2How long does it take to install a water heater?
The time required for water heater installation can vary depending on several factors, including the type of water heater and the complexity of the installation. However, our plumbers can typically complete the job within a few hours. Important information: Replacement of an existing water heater: If you replace an old water heater with a similar model, the installation process is relatively straightforward and can be completed in approximately 2-3 hours. Upgrading or changing the type of water heater: If you upgrade to a different type of water heater or make significant changes to the existing plumbing, the installation may take longer, potentially 4-6 hours or more. Additional considerations: Factors such as accessibility of the installation site and any necessary modifications to the plumbing or electrical connections can also impact the installation time.
3What preparations should I make before the water heater installation?
Preparing for water heater installation can help ensure a smooth and efficient process. Here are some steps you can take: Clear the installation area: Remove any objects or obstacles near the site to provide adequate space for the installer to work. Drain the existing water heater: If possible, drain the old water heater before installation to minimize the amount of water that needs to be handled during the replacement. Gather necessary documents: Keep important documents such as warranty information, receipts, and contact details for the installer in a convenient location for reference.
4Can I install a tankless water heater myself?
While some homeowners with advanced plumbing and electrical skills may choose to install a tankless water heater themselves, it is generally recommended to hire a professional for this type of installation. Here's why: Complex installation requirements: Tankless water heaters have specific installation requirements, including gas line sizing, venting, and electrical considerations. Professionals have the expertise to handle these complexities and ensure proper installation. Safety concerns: Installing a tankless water heater involves working with gas lines and electrical connections and potentially modifying existing plumbing. Improper installation can lead to gas leaks, electrical hazards, or water damage. Manufacturer requirements: Similar to traditional water heaters, many tankless water heater manufacturers require professional installation to maintain warranty coverage.
5How much does a water heater installation cost?
The cost of water heater installation can vary depending on several factors, including the type of water heater, location, and complexity of the installation. It is recommended to obtain quotes from multiple professionals to get an accurate estimate. Important information: Basic installation: For a straightforward replacement of a similar water heater type, the installation cost may range from $200 to $500, excluding the cost of the water heater itself. Upgrades or modifications: If additional work, such as upgrading to a different type of water heater or making changes to the plumbing or electrical system, is required, the installation cost can increase accordingly. Additional factors: Other factors impacting the cost include local labor rates, permits, and any necessary repairs or adjustments to meet building code requirements.

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