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Raleigh Water Heater Repair

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Affordable Water Heater Services in Raleigh, NC

Is the hot water heater in your Raleigh, North Carolina home leaking? Does it have a strange odor or make odd sounds? If so, you may need water heater repair or replacement. The plumbing technicians at ARS/Rescue Rooter Raleigh have provided thousands of homeowners in Raleigh, Durham and the surrounding area with exceptional service on their water heaters, and we’d like to help you as well!

We offer anything from simple water heater repairs and flushes, to complete inspections and new installations. We offer a variety of systems and sizes, including high efficiency, electric, gas, and both tank water heater and tankless water heaters.

If your water heater breaks, call us today or schedule your appointment online for service. From Wake Forest, Holly Springs, Chapel Hill and the entire Raleigh, North Caroline service area, trust our service experts for your plumbing needs.

Water Heater Repair in Raleigh, NC

Ice-cold showers are no laughing matter, so it's smart to know exactly who to turn to for prompt water heater repair. It's easy to forget your water heater is even there until it develops a problem, but ARS/Rescue Rooter Raleigh can provide regular maintenance to keep it good working order for longer.

Yet unexpected problems are always a small possibility despite regular maintenance.

  • Your unit emits an unusual odor when it's in use
  • You find metal or rust pieces in you tank's water, potentially caused by a faulty anode rod

You have a multitude of choices for picking your ideal water heater, including traditional tank units, high efficiency models, and tankless water heaters. Fortunately, you can count on our plumbing experts to recommend a water heater suitable for your needs, and tackle any issues as soon as they arise.

Water heaters have a limited lifespan, which means reduced efficiency and occasional issues are inevitable over time. A good rule of thumb when you're unsure whether to go the repair or replace route is to never spend more on repair than half the cost of replacing the water heater. Long-term, your investment in a new heater will be more economical than ongoing repair costs.

Water Heater Installation

Has it gotten to the point where you have a 50/50 chance of getting a hot shower in the morning? It may be time for a new water heater and that means you'll also require water heater installation from the professionals at ARS/Rescue Rooter Raleigh. Our plumbers can assist you with finding the right type of water heater to fit your needs and install the unit according to your schedule.

Reasons to Replace Your Water Heater

  • You've had your current unit for more than 10 years
  • The unit has started to leak
  • You notice your water has an “off” smell
  • Temperature of water is inconsistent

Your perfect water heater will differ depending on your hot water expectations, your budget, and the layout of your home. When picking a new water heater, you should consider whether you want tank or tankless, the length of the warranty, fuel types (gas or electric), operating costs, and future repair and maintenance requirements. Our plumbers have the experience to explain your options and help you choose the best unit for your needs.

An important factor to consider when you're deciding on a new water heater is whether you want to go with a tank or tankless unit. One benefit of a tankless unit is that the same water is not being heated and reheated in the tank, saving you money. You'll also observe that waiting for the water to warm up takes less time. A tankless water heater may cost more to install, but in the long run, you'll save.

Raleigh Tankless Water Heater Installation

ARS/Rescue Rooter is the preferred plumbing company in Raleigh for new tankless water heater installation and repairs. If it's time to have your existing water heater replaced, perhaps now is the time to look at a tankless heater.

Choosing to install a new tankless water heater provide a number of benefits, such as:

Reduced energy usage

A traditional water heater stores gallons of hot water, which can take a long time to heat up. A tankless water heater heats only the water that is needed, providing unmatched system efficiency so it uses less energy than a traditional water heater.

Increased efficiency

A tankless water heater lasts longer than a traditional water heater because there is no tank to corrode or rust. It also doesn't have to constantly reheat cold water, so it's more efficient overall.

Endless hot water

A tankless water heater provides hot water on demand, so you never have to worry about running out.

ARS/Rescue Rooter is the best choice for tankless water heater installation and repairs in Raleigh because our technicians are experts producing quality work and the best price. We can help you choose the right tankless water heater for your home and we'll ensure that it's installed properly so you can enjoy all of the benefits listed above.

If you're experiencing problems with your tankless water heater in your Raleigh home, we can also provide repair services. Contact us today to learn more about tankless water heaters and how ARS/Rescue Rooter can help you install or repair one in your home.

Before Replacing or Installing

Before replacing your current water heater, our courteous technicians will ask a few questions to determine if replacement is the best option for you, such as:

What size water heater does your home need?

Too large of a water heater will cause extremely high utility bills. Too small of a water heater will not provide your family with the right amount of hot water.

What is your fuel source?

Most water heaters are either electric or gas fueled, and are not interchangeable.

Do you want to save on energy costs?

A large amount of energy is used to run a water heater, which can show in high utility bills. If you’re concerned about your utility bills, a high-efficiency water heater may be a great option for your family.

Call the experts at ARS/Rescue Rooter Raleigh or request an appointment online today for fast and reliable water heater repair and replacement in the Raleigh, NC area.

Need water heater service in the Raleigh, NC area? Call 919-500-5046 for all your plumbing needs!

Special Offers

$49 Water Heater Flush and Tune-Up*

*Price per water heater. Tankless water heaters excluded. Valid at participating ARS/Rescue Rooter Network locations. Not valid for HSP discounts, third party or new construction customers, with any other offers, discounts or prior sales. Coupon required at time of service. Void if copied or transferred and where prohibited. See service center for details. Any other use may constitute fraud. Cash value $.001. Offer expires 8/31/22.

License # L.29147, L.28807

Free Estimates on New Water Heater Installations*

*Valid for new water heater installations. Valid at participating ARS/Rescue Rooter Network locations. Not valid with any other offers, discounts or prior sales. Coupon required at time of service. Void if copied or transferred and where prohibited. See service center for details. Any other use may constitute fraud. Cash value $.001. Offer expires 8/31/22.

License # L.29147, L.28807

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ARS/Rescue Rooter Raleigh

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Donald did an excellent job with not only our faucet repair, but also solved our issue of installing a hose bib on the front of our house. Donald figured out a way to get it accomplished and we could not be happier. We choose ARS every time.
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The work was done in a timely fashion and the workers were knowledgeable and professional. I am satisfied with the work done.
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ARS is the third company that's looked at my AC and the first that is able to fix it. The technician arrived on time, was professional & courteous, and properly diagnosed the issue. Highly recommend; save yourself the travel of shopping around.
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