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Water Heater Installation, Repair and Replacement

Whether you want a high efficiency tankless water heater installed, or your current water heater needs repair or replacement, Ron Steele Plumbing of Charlotte NC can help with all of your water heater needs.

Emergency Water Heater Repair
Call Now at: 704-338-1385

Most of the parts on a water heater can be repaired or replaced except the tank itself, and unfortunately after the tank starts to rust through, there is no way to repair the water heater and replacement is the only option. We service and repaired both commercial and residential water heater problems in the Charlotte area.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Water Heaters

Q: How Long Do Water Heaters last?
A: Tank Water Heaters only last about 10-15 years. If a Tank Water Heater is 10 years old or older it is like a bald tire. It’s better to replace it at your convenience than for it to start leaking at nights, weekends, Holidays, while not at home or out of town. If you are unsure of the condition, or how old your water tank is… Schedule Your Water Heater Service Today!

Q: Why Does the Relief Valve Keep Popping on My Water Tank?
A: There could be a number of reasons why your water heaters relief valve keeps popping off.  As part of our Water Heater Service, we start at the source by checking your water pressure, and making sure you have an expansion tank some on your cold water line. It’s very common to need pressure reducing valves or a new pressure relief valve on hot water heaters.

Q: What if My Water Heater is Leaking?
A:  A leaking hot water heater can be dangerous and VERY costly! Turn the gas or the electrical breaker off to the water heater, then turn the cold water supply valve off where it enters the water heater. It will be on the cold water line supplying the water heater. After you have this done, connect a garden hose to the drain on the bottom of the tank and run the hose to the outside of your home. Open drain and hot water at the nearest plumbing to drain the water heater, and Contact Us immediately!

Q: What Brand Hot Water Heaters do you Install?
A: We sell and install State Tank, AO Smith, Rinnai, and Rheem Water Heaters.

Q: What About Tankless Water Heaters?
A: We are an Authorized Rinnai Contractor in Charlotte NC and service, install and repair Rinnai tankless water heaters. After installing several models, we feel Rinnai is one of the best tankless water heaters on the market.  Since Your water heater uses more energy than anything else in your home, installing a Rinnai Tankless Water Heater can save up to 50% over a natural gas tank style water heater, and up to 70% over an electric tank water heater.

Q: Are there Rebates or Tax Credits for Tankless Water Heaters?
A: Yes! Right now is a great time to upgrade to a tankless water heater. Through 12/31/10, the Federal Energy Tax Credit is 30% up to $1500.00 and Piedmont Natural Gas is giving $250.00 for gas tankless water heaters installed. Contact us today, and we will help you understand how to qualify for tankless water heater rebates and credits!