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"Our very old water heater burst and leaked all over our garage floor. I called a few plumbers that we had used in the past, but one would not even give a ball park" estimate, and the other quoted over $2000. I looked on Angie's list and read the reviews for this company, and called. I spoke to
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arrived in 30 minutes, and immediately assessed the situation. Because our heater was so old, we needed many changes to bring it up to code.
discussed our options, and gave us an itemized estimate on the spot. He then went to work and completed the job in two and one half hours. We can't say enough about
. He was so knowledgeable, efficient, courteous and professional. When he was finished, he walked us through the City Permit process, pointed out all the changes and safety features,and showed us how to re-start the pilot light, if needed in the future. He also made an adjustment on our bill after he realized that a valve that he thought would have to be changed, was actually OK. Great Company and excellent customer service. The final amount includes the City Permit.

-Christine C.

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"I've been a customer over 20 years. Each year more and more services are "excluded" and they make themselves less reliable. Last call-15+ minute hold" to reach them. Am told next appointment is 8 days out. They can't give me a time window, but they'll call my cell and I can either get there in 30 minutes or they'll cancel. I still said ok, except they then told me the particular part on my A/C was probably excluded. I'm no longer a customer, obviously.

-R Hunt G.

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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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I've seen and heard mixed reviews.  They aren't really popular here due to our super hard water which clogs and rots everything it sits in.  A company I used to work for tried electric units about 10 years ago in several homes but had to replace many of them within a few years because the build-up from the hard water hindered their productivity to little more than enough supply to run a sink.  I've heard better success with gas units since there are no electric elements to burn out and gas can get hotter, faster to get through the deposits on the tubing walls inside the unit.

 

Standard electric water heater usually take a 30 amp circuit so they are often wired with 10 guage wire.  Electric on-demand units large enough to service an entire house usually take 50 amps (or more) from what I've researched in the past.  That means they need a 50 amp breaker and will be wired with 6 guage wire.  By the time you factor in the initial cost of buying the much more expensive on-demand unit and rewiring for it I'm not sure you'll save money in the long run. 

 

A better and cheaper option would be to put a timer on your standard water heater so it only kicks on during typical demand times.  They have override switches so you can turn it to cycle normally when you are off of work or need it during the day/night if not during the preset times.  A cheaper point of use water heater at the kitchen sink will ensure you have hot water there even when the main heater is off.  This is usually the point that requires hot water the most frequently.  Remember that your water heater will hold hot water for over an hour once it has cycled off.  Take advantage of that.

 

Todd Shell

Todd's Home Services

San Antonio, TX

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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 Repair And Installation reviews in Orem

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This was a pleasurable experience if home maintenance costs can ever be pleasurable.
The technologist was able to take on a job that another Angie's list vendor could not perform within our budget.
The installation of a new hot water heater under our home was not an easy job as he had less than 5 ft in height to work with. The work also required the technician to slice through a drain pipe to remove the old unit, repair the drain pipe and relocate the new unit against the concrete wall in the crawl space.
The labor rate was fair. I was allowed to provide both the water heater and supplies as opposed to repurchase through the vendor with vendor
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All in all, the project took less than four hours, the worksite was left tidy and I am confident that the work is high quality.
The only complaint I have is the fact that the company promised to install an overflow tank the night before the work was completed and keep the job within my $850.00 budget. This did not happen. However, the total bill came out to $805.00 and I think that both the technician and myself forgot about installing the extra piece.
Hire them, you can rely on their integrity.
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- Jeffrey H.
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and his apprentice arrived within 30 minutes of when they said that they would. They told me what they were going to do and then they did it. Theyu removed the old, leaking hot water heater qjuickly and they moved it up the stairs and out of the door with absolute precision and no glitches. The installation of the new hot water heater went quickly, efficiently, and correctly with no fuss and no
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. These guys are real professionals.
When I called and spoke to
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she very candidly told me that it would be difficult and unlikely that they could come the next day after 1:00pm I explained that it was difficult for me to take time away from work and I asked that if at all possible and if someting opened to please do all that she could to accommodate my schedule. She asked me to call back the next day as I left the office for a previously schedule appointment and she would see what she could arrange. When I called I was told by
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that one of their installers would be nearby and she went ahead and scheduled me in. What amazing service!!!
From start to finish this company is one of the best I've done business with recently. I will definitely use them again in the futrure and
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heartily recommend them to all of my friends. They are TOP DRAWER!!!
- Wollom J.
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After 12 good years of use, the old
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died. After making several phone calls to other service vendors,
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was the only one to answer his phone when I first called. He was able to confirm that he had a
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(a power-vented, 50-
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, LP heater) and he could come the next day to replace the old one. Exactly what you'd hope for in this situation.
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told me to expect a noon arrival, but after realizing he would not make it by then, he called me at 10:45 to say that he'd arrive closer to 1pm. That was very professional as I have not had anyone call me that far in advance to say they'll arrive later than expected. And he called again when he was about 10 minutes away, giving me a
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to get our dogs in a safe place instead of trying to corral them when he arrived.
Once he arrived, he went straight to work. It took less than 2 hours even after having to add piping/re-route pipes from the new heater to our existing gas and venting lines. He thoroughly explained what expansion tanks do as well as the pros & cons of keeping the existing one vs. replacing it.
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also saw that the existing water
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(designed to prevent water from leaking into the finished part of the basement when released from the heater) was ineffective as it did not stop a small amount of water from leaking through. He suggested a
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, inexpensive alternative. The final cost was exactly as promised - no additional fees for adding piping - and he left the area as clean as as found it.
I would use
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again if I had to (hopefully we get another 12 years out of this one!) and would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a reliable hot
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repair/replacement service.
- Adam K.
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It was a great experience, and our toilet is quiet for the first time in years!
We have a bit more plumbing work that needs to be done, and I am already planning on hiring
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- Jennifer N.
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Work was done timely. I had a very large, heavy hot water heater that had to be removed. All was done very professionally. I also used them earlier in the year to replace a main sewer riser and install an outdoor faucet. This again was done very well.
- Jill O.
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Did a ok job on the skylight. ..used completely wrong color shingles to finish repair. did a temp repair on roof
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...repair didn't work. Called him at least 5 times to schedule a time for him to come out and replace roof
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after multiple calls I gave up...I do not recommend this service.
- patrick S.
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They were very fast and efficient. They were very good at their job. The did an excellent job repairing drywall, even if took two extra days
- Brenda C.
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They were timely and professional. Both the garbage disposal and the water heater are working great. They do not take credit cards without an extra fee though.
- Cecil P.

Water Heater Installers in Orem, UT

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A-1 Discount Home Improvement inc.

Post Office box 2207
Orem

Absolute Air

1200 N Highway 89
Mapleton

Absolute Quality Air, Inc

1745 S. Milestone Dr.
Salt Lake City

AC MART

7018 South 400 West
Midvale

Advanced Maintenance Inc

PO Box 1781
Draper

Air Plus Heating

919 S 1170 E
Spanish Fork

Airwise

2480 W 7530 S
West Jordan

Airworx Heating & Air Conditioning

7117 South 400 West Suite 12
Midvale

Akron Plumbing Inc

5966 Sugar Bowl Ln

All Utah Plumbing, Heating and Air

12948 so. 4490 w.
Riverton

AMBERSON PLUMBING

1300 E S TEMPLE
Salt Lake City

AppliancePartsPros.com

16501 Ventura Blvd Ste 500

ASI

359 Ironwood Dr
Salt Lake City

Atlas Maintenance LLC

449 W 100 S
Springville

Bergmann Heating & Air Conditioning LLC

250 Mountainlands Drive
Orem

Bert's Waterworks

21 S Center St
American Fork

Big Sky Plumbing

288 S 500 W
Payson

Blake Llewellyn Plumbing

PO BOX 454
Salem

Bryson Inc

1318 West Gordon Ave.
Layton

Captain Plumbing

741 East 9000 South Suite 201
Salt Lake City

CASPER PLUMBING INC.

8722 GRAND OAK DR
Salt Lake City

Cavalier Plumbing LLC

1961 E Longview Dr
Holladay

CERTIFIED INSTALLS

747 PEAKOS DR
Sandy

CHICK CASE REPAIRS UNLIMITED

3985 South 700 West
Salt Lake City

Chimera Construction LLC

2717 south 1000 east
Salt Lake City

COMFORT ZONE HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING

614 S 400 W
Salt Lake City

Connect All Plumbing

3175 Paragrin Rd.
Eagle Mountain

Connectionz Plumbing

1248 Spyglass Hill Dr.
Syracuse

Copley Corporation, Inc.

10668 S Vermeer Way
Sandy

Curry Plumbing and Heating Inc

222 Maple Street
Tooele

Dan The Man Plumbing, Inc.

9942 Flint Drive
Sandy

Dan's Handyman Services

223 East Antelope Drive
Layton

Dave Passey Plumbing & Heating

9511 S 1930 W
South Jordan

DCD Plumbing

1023 N 50 W
Orem

DESIGN COMFORT

4000 S HIGHLAND DR
Salt Lake City

DirectBuy of Indianapolis

8450 Westfield Blvd

Duncan Plumbing

2018 Sylvan Ave
Salt Lake City

DwellTek

967 Round Up Way
Oakley

Ed Gardner Plumbing

329 W Andrew Ave
Salt Lake City

Eric's Plumbing & Drain Cleaning

PO Box 1284
Spanish Fork

ESCO Services Inc

2525 S 300 W
Salt Lake City

Exquisite Plumbing Remodeling Heating and Air

1965 West 11800 South
Riverton

GIL'S SERVICE HEATING & AIR

7676 S STATE ST
Midvale

Glover Plumbing - Heating - Air

913 W 14600 S
Riverton

Greenify Energy Savers

8535 S 700 W
Sandy

Gunthers Comfort Air

81 S 700 E
American Fork

H & M MECHANICAL

484 N 200 E
Orem

H&M Plumbing LLC

1146 N. Mustang Lane
Saratoga Springs

Hanks Plumbing

182 S 540 W
Orem

Happy Pipes Plumbing

9770 Winterwood Dr
Sandy

Harris-Dudley Plumbing Co

3039 S Specialty Circle
Salt Lake City

Healthy Home Plumbing & Heating

3150 Metropolitan Way
Salt Lake City

High Tech Heating & Cooling

7000 S. Cottonwood St.
Midvale

Horizon HVAC heating and cooling

123 North 1675 West
Layton

Inline Plumbing

689 W State St.
Lehi

JAB Services

76 N 900 E
American Fork

Jones Heating & A/C

1352 W 3300 South West Valley Cty
West Valley City

JP Cooling & Heating

662 N 550 W
Orem

Kevin Hill & Son Handyman

667 W 7250 S
Midvale

KOZY HVAC LLC

455 N 2000 W
Clearfield

Landmark Home Warranty

PO Box 570
Riverton

Larsen Plumbing Service

371 East 1640 North
Pleasant Grove

LEES HEATING AC & REFRIGERATION

404 Ironwood Drive
Salt Lake City

Liberty Plumbing, Heating & Air

198 W 4860 South
Salt Lake City

Lowe's

1335 S 300 W
Salt Lake City

Lowe's

242 North 1200 East
Lehi

Mac Plumbing & Heating

643 E 230 N
Lindon

MARK MCBRIDE PLUMBING INC

5944 S 350 W
Murray

Master's Handyman

227 S 1065 W
Orem

Monument Development Inc.

602 E 5640 S
Salt Lake City

MORTENSEN M4 PLUMBING & HEATING

124 S 200 W
Springville

Mountainwest Service Experts

71 Cutler Dr.
North Salt Lake

MP Construction & Plumbing

844 E 400 S
Kaysville

O'Reilly Plumbing LLC

10971 Pleasant Hill Circle
Sandy

On The Level, Inc

PO Box 95776
South Jordan

Orem Plumbing Experts

235 N 1200 W
Orem

Pace HVAC, LLC

745 W 2250 S
Woods Cross

Parley's Hardware

260 S 1200 W
Orem

Paul's Plumbing LLC

1116 N 610 W
American Fork

PEART PLUMBING

607 N 1010 W
Pleasant Grove

Platinum Air

1192 E 300 S
Santaquin

Plumb Crazy

1232 W 1500 N
Pleasant Grove

plumbing experts

po box 1733

Plumbing Plus

2021 S 1100 E
Salt Lake City

Pond's Plumbing Heating & Air Conditioning

189 N US Hwy 89
North Salt Lake

PRIMETIME BOILER SERVICES LLC

8652 Equinox Cir
Bingham Canyon

Pro Budget Handyman

1780 W. Sugar Factory Rd.
West Jordan

Quick Quality Plumbing

241 West Pacific Dr
American Fork

quick response plumbing

p.o. box 849
West Jordan

RC Willey

2301 S 300 W
Salt Lake City

Rescue Rooter Salt Lake City - 9151

2322 S Presidents Dr
West Valley City

Rich Deianni Remodeling & Repair

1269 Alice Ln
Farmington

Roto-Rooter

729 W 1390 S
Salt Lake City

SAMEDAY HEATING & AIR

145 W 2950 S
Salt Lake City

Scott Pryor Handyman Services

4172 West Zodiac Dr.
Kearns

Shamrock Plumbing

340 West 500 N
North Salt Lake

Stallion Plumbing & Drains

4956 W 6200 S
Salt Lake City

Stott Plumbing & Heating

165 W Gregson Ave
Salt Lake City

Superior Water & Air Inc

3536 South 1950 West
Salt Lake City

Terry's Plumbing Inc

4205 S 900 E
Salt Lake City

The Best HandyMEN Services

1147 S 800 E
Bountiful

THORNTON PLUMBING AND HEATING

6790 SOUTH 400 W
Midvale

TLC Services LLC

6649 Garland Dr

Triple T Plumbing, Heating & Air

1550 N Main St
Spanish Fork

TRITON PLUMBING

6024 S 2200 W
Salt Lake City

Valley Plumbing and Drain Cleaning

510 West 9460 South
Sandy

Walton's Plumbing

1438 E Kensington Ave
Salt Lake City

Warmzone

12637 S 265 W Suite 100
Draper

Wasatch Heating & Air

91 Sorrel Ln
Grantsville

Wasatch Heating & Air, inc.

505 South Brenda Place #605
Tooele

West Jordan Concrete

5116 W 6435 S
West Jordan

White Knight Plumbing

PO Box 127
Midvale

Your Comfort

Brigham City

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