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Recent Hot Water System Installation & Repair reviews in Canberra

"Thanks Christian You went above and beyond in diagnosing my technical issue and providing accurate solutions timely. Your professionalism is spot on and would highly recommend him. "

Plumbing work for shower hot water

$85

"Jesse was prompt, polite and professional. He made our day with his efficient work and effective communication. Thanks mate."

Fix leaking hot water tap in the laundry

$60

"Job delivered satisfactorily and as promised. "

Removal of hot water tank

$50

"Fast and easy to deal with "

Fix a dripping hot water valve

$150

"Alex was absolutely amazing! Prompt and polite.."

Disconnect and install a new hot water system

$350

"James did an excellent job again. Thank you! "

Replace hot water tap

$80

What's the average cost of a Hot Water System Installer in Canberra

$92 - $241

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$92

median

$153

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$241

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Average reviews for Hot Water System Installation & Repair Services in Canberra

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What do hot water system installation services include?

Hot water system installation services include all the activities necessary to put a reliable, safe hot water system in your home. This involves installing an unvented hot water system, inspecting the installation area, preparing materials, installing the cylinder or tank, then making the needed connections. After the installation, your plumber can test the system for flaws and address them as needed.

Inspecting installation area

Your water heater installation begins with a thorough inspection of the spot that will house the tank and its components. Your plumber makes sure that the floor is robust enough to support the cylinder's weight and complies with established building codes and safety rules and regulations. If the allotted space is deemed insufficient for the cylinder, your plumber can help you look for an alternative spot for the unvented cylinder service. 

Preparing for installation 

Your plumber makes the necessary preparations for the hot water cylinder installation. If necessary, some plumbers may offer to make an improvised platform of sturdy materials to support the tank's weight. Otherwise, you can hire a Tasker to handle all your carpentry needs.

When appropriate, your hired plumber shuts off the power, gas, and water supply before starting the job. They can take all the necessary measurements to determine the right amount of materials, then cuts and bends wires and pipes to the appropriate lengths and widths. Your plumber may also cut holes into walls or floors as needed to allow pipes or wires to run through.

Installing the cylinder

Once the cylinder's space is ready, your plumber can proceed with the unvented hot water cylinder installation. They can place the cylinder or tank onto its designated space and position. Your plumber takes care not to damage any of the components of the vented hot water cylinder or other pipes and wires in its surroundings.

Installing components and pipes

After the cylinder is in position, your specialist proceeds with attaching the appropriate pipes, wires and components like the Temperature and Pressure Release valve, expansion vessel, immersion heater, and any other pipes and valves. As with all other stages of the unvented cylinder installation, they use appropriate materials and techniques that are compliant with state safety and building regulations and industry best practices. 

Testing the system

Your hired plumber tests the system after completing the installation. They check that each tap and shower head provides hot water on demand and flows with consistent pressure. Should variations in temperature or pressure arise, your plumber can troubleshoot the system and do the appropriate fixes. 

They repeat this process until the hot water system works without any issues. And now that your home has hot water running through your taps, tubs, and showers, why not ensure greater warmth and comfort in every room of your home? On Airtasker, you can also hire an insulation installer who can help you cut down on bills and achieve year-round comfort.

Recent Hot Water System Installation & Repair tasks in Canberra

Electric hot water not working - Plumbing

$80

Greenway ACT, Australia

1st Jul 2022

Water isn't heating up, takes few hours for the electric boiler to heat up the water.

Quick and prompt

Broken hot water heater

$100

Kingston ACT 2604, Australia

15th Apr 2022

Our Stiebel Eltron electronic LCD hot water heater has stopped working. We have tried turning hot water mains on & off, & resetting it but neither work.

Hot water machine continuously delivering water

$100

Kambah ACT 2902, Australia

28th Feb 2022

Need help with hot water machine continuously delivering water. Looks like a loose valve or something.

Job completed perfectly.

Issues with gas hot water system

$50

Monash ACT 2904, Australia

15th Dec 2021

There is the gas heated hot water system in my house. A few days ago something went wrong with the ignition system i think. So, what happens is, the flame is not ignited automatically when the hot water is gone. I have to go there and manually ignite the flame by rotating and pressing the piston. After this the flame comes and heats the water. Once the hot water is used and gone, I have to do the stuff manually again. Hope you understand. Thanks for reading. - Due date: Flexible

Fix my hot water system

$200

Molonglo ACT 2611, Australia

12th Nov 2021

Under warranty hot water system leaking relief valve. - Due date: Flexible

Repair fault in hot water system

$150

Kambah ACT, Australia

3rd Oct 2021

We have a ‘Renai 24’ gas hot water unit that is not working, an error “61” is appearing on the digital temperature gauge on the wall - apparently this signifies the following [Requires clean up of fan and check that all connectors are connected properly.] We need this repaired today. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 4th Oct 2021

Hot Water Repair

$350

Casey ACT, Australia

26th Jul 2021

Hot water is not coming through the taps

He was quick to respond and did good work, really recommend him.

Plumber new hot water system

$5

Ngunnawal ACT, Australia

29th Jun 2022

Fit off 5 things… Gas water system Outdoor gas burner Outdoor sink mixer Outdoor hot/cold hose tap outlet Outdoor shower I have cut opening in brick wall and have the B26 unit new in box. So just the install, I can assist with anything the whole time as I’m currently not working so ready anytime that’s convenient for you. Already have all products and I’ve run the power for the unit so that’s all ready. Looking to get this done for around eight hundred - Due date: Flexible

Plumber to connect Hot Water Tank

$200

Belconnen ACT, Australia

31st Mar 2022

I need a Hot Water Tank installed in a laundry where currently there is an 80L tank (see picture). I have purchased a working 5-year old Hot Water Tank (Dux 125L) which fits the space. I have a brand new tempering valve & pressure limiting valve. I need a plumber to disconnect the 80L & fit the 125L with 3 valves, you supply the Duo valve. So in summary - (1) Disconnect the 80L from copper-pipe & electricity (2) Put the 125 L in & move copper pipes to fit (3) Supply a Duo Valve (you need to bring). (4) Fit the three valves mentioned above to the 125L tank (5) re-connect to power (6) test & adjust tempering valve temperature as required - Due date: Flexible

Hot water system is draining water constantly

$150

Banks ACT 2906, Australia

7th Feb 2022

The valve looks loose, got a video for more info.

Chris was very helpful, committed and professional. Would highly recommend

Change washer for hot water tap in shower and reset tap

$100

Turner ACT, Australia

15th Dec 2021

Hot water tap in shower needs a new washer. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 17th Dec 2021

Solar Hot Water System

$200

Latham ACT, Australia

25th Oct 2021

Hello, I have a hot water solar system setup on my roof (pic attached). I am getting some roof work done and I want a licensed electrician (solar) to carry out the following: 1. Remove existing hot water solar equipment from roof. 2. Store is on a location onsite. 3. After a couple of days, revisit site to install the hot water solar. 4. Confirm it's working as is. Thank you. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 30th Nov 2021

Pick up a hot water system in Farrow and install it in Fisher

$100

Fisher ACT, Australia

27th Sep 2021

Pick up a hot water system in Farrah and bring it to Fisher and install it in Fisher. I believe there will be some plumbing required

Replace a electric hot water system

$700

Watson ACT, Australia

24th Jul 2022

The old 125L hot water system stops heating water - Due date: Flexible

Plumber fit new instant hot water system

$40

Ngunnawal ACT, Australia

18th May 2022

I have cut opening in brick wall and have the B26 unit new in box. So just need the install, also want and outdoor sink fitted for hot and cold mixer tap which I have, outdoor gas burner outlet, outdoor shower to wood panel stepped off wall for pipes concealed behind and a hot/cold hose outlet for washing cars etc. that’s 5 things in total. Can assist with anything the whole time as I’m currently not working so ready anytime that’s convenient for you. I’ve also already run the power for the unit so that’s all ready. Looking to get this done for around eight hundred

Replace broken tube in solar hot water heater

$200

Duffy ACT, Australia

2nd Mar 2022

Glass tube broken by hail - Due date: Before Tuesday, 8th Mar 2022

Electric hot water system not working

$110

Kambah ACT 2902, Australia

20th Dec 2021

Hot water system not working

Hot water electric unit installation

$1,000

Monash ACT 2904, Australia

16th Nov 2021

Got the Rennai Hotflo electric Hot water Unit 315 litre - Due date: Before Tuesday, 23rd Nov 2021

Solar hot water system removed from roof

$200

Gowrie ACT, Australia

4th Oct 2021

Removal of Solarhart hot water system from roof (not working)

Replace gas hot water system

$350

Canberra ACT, Australia

15th Aug 2021

Looking for someone to replace our hot water system. Located Belconnen Picture of new system below.