Standard Tank Water Heater

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Standard Water Heater

What is a Standard Water Heater? A standard water heater, as the name suggests, comprises a large insulated tank that heats and stores water until it's needed. These heaters typically hold between 30 to 80 gallons of water, which is heated either by gas burners or electric coils.

Benefits of Standard Water Heaters

The water heater landscape has evolved with a myriad of options, from tankless designs to solar integrations. Yet, the traditional storage tank water heater holds its ground in many households. Let's delve into the reasons behind its lasting appeal.
Easy and Affordable Installation
Consistent Hot Water Supply
Reliable performance and less frequent repairs
Wide Range of Options
Established Repair and Maintenance Network
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When to Replace Your Water Heater

1. Age

Most water heaters last between 8-12 years. If your unit is nearing the end of its lifespan, it’s time to consider a replacement. Lowe’s website link.

2. Frequent Repairs

Constant repairs can become costly and signify that the water heater’s overall integrity is failing.

3. Efficiency Concerns

Upgrading to a more energy-efficient model can save on utility bills and promote sustainability.

Why Replace Your Water Heater

1. Enhanced Energy Efficiency

Modern water heaters are designed to consume less energy, reducing costs and environmental impact.

2. Improved Performance

New water heaters provide consistent hot water, without the temperature fluctuations that may occur with older units.

3. Compliance with Regulations

Certain areas have energy-efficiency standards that may require upgrading to a compliant model.

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Our Premier Storage Tank Services

Embrace the classic charm and reliability of storage tank water heaters with Wizard Plumbing and Drain. From installations to maintenance, our comprehensive suite ensures your hot water never runs cold!
Expert Consultations
Unsure about tank size or type? We're here to guide you to the perfect fit for your home!
Seamless Installations
Our skilled professionals guarantee a hassle-free setup.
Regular Maintenance
Extend your heater's life and efficiency with our periodic check-ups.
Efficient Repairs
From minor issues to major breakdowns, our technicians handle it all with precision.
Thermostat Checks & Replacements
For perfect water temperatures every time.
Tank Cleaning & Flushing
Eliminate sediment build-up and ensure optimal performance.
Safety Inspections
We prioritize your well-being. Our inspections detect any potential hazards early.

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