Columbia Water Heater Installers

in Columbia, SC

118
Water Heater Installers are
in Columbia

32
Water Heater Installers in Columbia
are top rated

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Stephen M.
"Everything was done when they said it would be done and for the price they quoted. I am really impressed with the knowledge. I thought it would be a nightmare and have a lot of problems." It was great. These guys know what they are doing. No problems at all. The system works great.
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Germaine D.
"My appointment was between 9-11 a.m. and the plumbers did not arrive until 1:07 pm. Once they arrived, the were very pleasant and professional. However, the T&P Drain Line was" leaking for 2 days until another plumber came out for a different reason and discovered the problem.
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George C.
"It was good all they way round. It was installed correctly, quickly and there was no additional charge. They did a good job and that was fine. They had to add a tank at the bottom of" the tank and they also had to get the permit fee to do the permit for the city that we were working in. Those were the two costs that were added in and that was reasonable. They responded when I called and they were there right on time.

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You have to put your self in the shoes of a business that is in business to turn a profit of some sort. All businesses have different overhead which in turn decides what their bottom line would be on their services. I personally would not go with an unlicensed professional for this type of install. You are messing with gas, venting issues, electrical wiring{electric water heater} and updated code issues such as a drain pan and tempature and relief drain lines for heaters that currently do not have them. I do agree that there are some companies that are way out of line for their installs but most of these companies are the really big companies that have very high overheads  I would assume. Tank type water heaters have changed over the last several years and with these safety changes come bigger prices. The price of steel thanks to China is skyrocketing and tank type water heaters are made of steel. Most wholesale plumbing supply companies cannot match what the big box stores are selling at retail to consumers. I happen to think from research that heaters such as Rheem, Bradford White and AOSmith who have been in business forever make a better product than what you can buy in the big box outlets. You also have to take in consideration the location of the water heater that is being replaced. Is it in the house, basement, garage or attic. Most 40 and 50 gallon water heaters that are purchased in a plumbing wholesale store in Texas cost between 300-340 for a 6 year warranty heater with 6 year on parts and tank. Speaking of warranty. Most big box companies will take a least 24 hours to a week to get your warranty problem taken care of. Most reputable plumbing companies will give same day service if they installed the heater.

So lets break down a typical install at cost to a licensed plumber in Texas

Heater: $315, water shut off $6.50, water flex lines or unions to code $20, gas flex line and cut off to code $12, misc fittings $15, Total $368.50 Lets add a 35% profit which is some what low  for a business $129, Total 497.50

This doesnt  include permits, pan and drain or any venting issues. The vent must go from the heater to the outside of roof using double wall vent.

Cost of permit on average $60

Most plumbing companies allow for 3 hours of time for a water heater. This includes picking the new one up. Delivering out to house. Draining and removing old water heater. Hauling off old heater. Installing new heater up to code. Going down to city and pulling permit.

Average Labor charges for heater installs $400

That would make this install run without extras on any code issues $957.50

I just had a 50 gallon gas water heater installed in my house for $1200 but I needed a pan installed. I used a licensed plumber.

 

 

 

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The primary complaint about tankless water heaters is that, unless you pay for a really oversized one, they do not keep up with high demands like clothes washer or tub or shower, or if you have multiple hot water demands going at one time.

The reason hot water heaters are used is because they can heat up and store enough water for an ordinary demand like a shower or clothes washing, and larger ones like 50-60 gallons can handle multiple simultaneous demands. Out 60 gallon heater handles washing machine, dish wahser, and a shower simultaneously without going from hot to warm. An on-demand system heats the water as it flows through the heater, with production of hot water having to equal the total demand at any instant. This they can rarely do - especially gas-fired ones, for which the power is usually much cheaper than with electricity.

Google the search phrase - on demand water heaters

to read articles on the issue, and EPA and EnergyStar program writeups. Consumer Reports also has comparisons and evaluations (though you have to subscribe to read review articles).

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There could be. Different municipalities have different rules (codes). However, I have never heard of a plumber being the code enforcement guy. I have never heard of a plumber being able to collect a fine from a homeowner. It may cost you $150 to bring it up to code, but that should be included in the repair cost. You would need to check with your city (usually Department of Code Enforcement or Plumbing Commission). If he put it in writing, you need to send them a copy.
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Make sure they get a permit if required. Ask if they will haul away the old. Type of new heater installed and tank warrantee. What kind of parts will the price include, you should have an expansion tank installed and make sure they counter balance the pressure to match the static pressure in the home. Should also include new dielectic unions, do not reuse the old ones. See what the rate for extras is in case they need to do additional work. Check references if possible.

Tim Littrell
Littrell Plumbing and Bath Designs
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Water Heater Installation And Repair reviews in Columbia

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was on time, quickly determined the issue, and took care of everything. we've used
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two other times including replacing our water heater and they have been great every time.
- Tyler J.
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They did a great job of installing it, and I was very impressed with the salesperson, and they were pleasant people to work with and knowledable and it was such a pleasurable experience. We really like the ten year warranty we received as well!
- Mary R.
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Art was highly responsive, came in with a very competitive price, mobilized extremely quickly, and showed up personally for both the estimate and the installation, to make sure that the intangibles I'd mentioned were taken into account at critical junctures. The team was friendly, knowledgeable, efficient, and clean & considerate. I frankly can't think of any complaints or even constructive criticism!
- Albert R.
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Their work was fine, no cleanup issues.
They offered the best price for the brand of water heater I wanted to install (
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-White).
- Jeff B.
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After a bad experience with a different company, I called
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and White, which is what I should have done in the first place.
They sent out someone to give me a no-cost estimate on my job. Good thing he did, because he noticed some things that needed updating. For example, my older water heater had a 3 inch pipe, while the code is now 4 inch. (I knew about this code change, so no surprise there.) By doing the estimate, he was able to tell me what to expect and how much it would cost.
On the day of installation, two very professional, very personable men came to install the new hot water heater. They were careful of my house, using drop cloths the whole way, even though they were just going into an unfinished basement. I was home and working the whole time, so they didn't play a radio or do anything noisy (other than the normal noise of their job).
At the end, I compared prices between
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and White and another, "cheaper" company. Guess what?
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and White's prices were lower than the other guy.
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and White are an institution in
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Arbor, and I can see why.
- Margaret Y.
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At 2pm on Sunday I noticed water running out of the bottom of my water heater. I called
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and left my information with an answering service. My call was promptly returned. I gave the plumber the location of my residence and the size of my water heater. He told me the service charge to come out was $59.00. I asked if there was an additional charge for Sunday and he said "it will cost a little more if I come out today". He also told me that if I was incorrect on the size of the water heater he would not be able to replace it until Monday. I agreed to wait until Monday morning to avoid the additional Sunday charge. The plumber told me he would be at my home by 8:30 and he would call first. When the plumber did not show by 9:00 I called to make sure I was still on the schedule. I was told the plumber was on an emergency flood and they could get someone out around 10:30. I then verified the service call amount which was quoted to me on Sunday and was told that because I live in Lake Las Vegas there would be an additional $111 charge even though it is within the city of
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. I scheduled the appointment, then called several other plumbers and found that they do not charge an additional charge for my area. I made an appointment with one of them and cancelled my appointment with
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- Elizabeth B.
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It turned out well. They were able to come out the next day. They were quick. Everybody else couldn't do us for a week. My only complaint was that they banged up the water heaters but nobody sees them. They got back to us in a timely manner. My husband did most of the work and he had no complaints. The price seemed in line with everything we googled.
- Natalie B.

All Water Heater Installers in Columbia, SC

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1 Source Services of SC

3503 Palm Blvd
Isle Of Palms

1-800-Plumbing Solutions

40 C Trotter Rd
West Columbia

3"D" Electric LLC

P.O. Box 342
Camden

A & S Electical Heating and Air Inc.

122 Amaker Drive
West Columbia

AAA Accurate Backflow Testing & Repair

124 Woodcraft Dr
Lexington

AAA Heating & Air

960 Bakersfield Rd
Columbia

ADVANTAGE PLUMBING COMPANY

239 TIMBERMILL DR
Lexington

Aero Plumbing

8551 Old Percival Rd
Columbia

Agape Installation and Repair Service, LLC

145 Pinefield Rd.
West Columbia

Agape Installation and Repair Service, LLC

145 Pinefield Rd.
West Columbia

Air Waves Heating & Air Inc

1457 Bella Vista Dr
Columbia

Alltek Remodeling

7001 St Andrews Rd
Columbia

American Home Shield

889 Ridge Lake Blvd

American Plumbing Service

7324 Fairmont Dr
Columbia

AppliancePartsPros.com

16501 Ventura Blvd Ste 500

ARS / Rescue Rooter Columbia - 9052

121 Windhill Rd
Columbia

ASAP MECHANICAL LLC

1710 DUTCH FORK RD
Irmo

Assurance Appliance Repair, LLC

4458 Augusta Rd
Lexington

B & M PLUMBING

431 CharingCross Rd
Irmo

B.A.B Services

812 Seay Drive
West Columbia

Barnhill Electric, Inc.

1310 Gailard Drive
Conway

Blanton's Mechanical And Son's

6074 New Road
Ravenel

BR McGinty Mechanical Contractor

24320 Interstate 30
Lexington

CAPTIAL CITY PLUMBING

P.O. Box 155
Columbia

Carolina Plumbing of SC, Inc.

1821 2 Notch Rd
Lexington

Caulder Plumbing Co

829 Mill St
Camden

Construction Management Services

4689 Fish Hatchery Road
Gaston

CoolBack HVAC LLC

1174 coralbean way

Cottrell & Co., Inc.

151 Whiteford Way
Lexington

Danielsen Plumbing Repairs

2732 Trotter Rd
Columbia

David A. Curtis Sr.

106 Aldbury Court
Columbia

David's Construction Services

9 Cardross Ln
Columbia

DELTA MECHANICAL

7 SURREY CT
Columbia

DELTA MECHANICAL INC

2486 Lawrenceville Hwy Ste 120

DELTA MECHANICAL INC

7 SURREY CT
Columbia

DirectBuy of Indianapolis

8450 Westfield Blvd

Dutch Heating & Air Conditioning

230 Ermine Rd
West Columbia

E F MARTIN MECHANICAL CONTRACTORS, INC.

4233 W BELTLINE BLVD
Columbia

Easy Electrical Solutions LLC

525 Graymont Ave
Columbia

Exclusive Homes

1095 Hilldale Dr.
Lancaster

Flowers Heating & Cooling

PO Box 881
Camden

Freedom Plumbing Inc

130 Belo Ridge Rd
Lexington

GreenAir Inc

9400 Two Notch Rd
Columbia

Hammond and Sons Plumbing Solutions

844 Gardendale Dr
Columbia

Handyman Services LLC

202 W Main St
Lexington

HANDYMEN FROM HEAVEN

946 GREAT PLAIN AVE

Horizon Heating and Air

P.O Box 258
Irmo

Horizon Heating and Air

P.O Box 258
Irmo

Huckabee Plumbing & Gas

324 Water Tank Rd
Pelion

Jonathan Services Inc

405 Thomaston Ave
Summerville

Jonny's Home Services

640 Cedar Field Lane
West Columbia

JP Plumbing Heating & Air Conditioning Co Inc

1045 Munson Springs Dr
Columbia

JP Plumbing Htg & AC Co Inc

1045 Munsen Spings Dr
Columbia

Kay Plumbing Services

6030 St Andrews Rd
Columbia

Knight’s Plumbing Co

104 Lloydwood Dr
West Columbia

Lexington Plumbing

350 Railroad Ave
Lexington

Lowe's

10106 Two Notch Rd
Columbia

LOWE'S

7420 GARNERS FERRY RD
Columbia

Lynn Heating & Air

400 Forest St
West Columbia

Mack Heating & Cooling

742 Old Barnwell Rd
West Columbia

Meetze Plumbing Co Inc

10009 Broad River Rd
Irmo

Nipper & Son Plumbing

329 Poets Walk
Irmo

Oke Plumbing

PO Box 32

Palmetto Water Solutions

234 Jacques Haven Rd
Gaston

Parker Construction

134 Rufus Rd
Swansea

Plumb Krazy

PO Box 407
Lexington

Plumb Pro

9433 Hwy 78
Ladson

Precise Pipe Plumbing Llc

103 Hilly Rock Rd
Lexington

PRECISION CARPENTRY & PLUMBING LLC

28 SCARLETT STREET
Greenville

Premium Repair Solutions

PO Box 918
Elgin

PROFESSIONAL HEATING & COOLING

361 Myrtle Beach Hwy
Sumter

PSNC ENERGY

PO BOX 100256
Columbia

R&J Remodeling

109 Tavern Fare Rd.
Columbia

Rightway Plumbing LLC

546 Griffith Rd

Rise & Shine Services, LLC

825 Langford Road
Blythewood

Roto-Rooter Plumbing & Drain Services

2149 E Blackstock Rd
Roebuck

Roto-Rooter Plumbing & Drain Services

7725 Saint Andrews Rd
Irmo

Sandhills Electrical

12 Turtle Creek Way
Columbia

Sherwoods Plumbing Services

1776 Morninglo Ln
Columbia

Shulers Plumbing Inc

842 Holland Ave
Cayce

Smoak's Comfort Control

1781 Harmony St
Charleston

Solutions Heating & Air

3623 Harrogate Rd.
Columbia

Starr Mechanical Services LLC

149 Frye Rd
Lexington

Stoudenmire Heating & Air

PO Box 4558
Columbia

Sunstore Solar Energy Solutions

1156 Bowman Road
Mt. Pleasant

Superior Plumbing & Gas

P.O. Box 50643
Columbia

TAYLOR SERVICES

1162 kenneth dr
Lexington

The Kinsey Company

129 Wilmont Drive
Lexington

TOMMY CAMPBELL HEATING AND AIR

141 DREHER RD
West Columbia

Tucker Electric Services

17 Northlake Rd
Columbia

Warmzone

12637 S 265 W Suite 100

Webster Plumbing & Gas

708 Ermine Rd
West Columbia

WJA Construction Repairs & Maintenance

2124 Greenville Cir
Sumter

Wrights Plumbing & Gas

1619 Westover Acres Ln
Lugoff

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