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Recent Hot Water System Installation & Repair reviews in Illawarra

"Thankyou for your prompt attention. Brilliant. Love your work."

Removal of hot water tank


"Excellent service. Will deal with Peter again. Definitely 5 stars"

Removal of hot water system at front of home


"Mitch was great. Was at my house completing the job within an hour and offered follow up help if required. Would definitely recommend. "

Relight my pilot light for gas hot water


"Andrew was very helpful in helping assess the problem. I'll use him again for other types of handy work in the future. "

Plumber required to fix damaged hot water pipe


"Efficient on time absolute breeze to deal with "

Remove bbq and hot water system


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

$50 - $175







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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 Illawarra

Plumber: instant hot water in kitchen


Gerringong NSW, Australia

21st Aug 2022

Our apartment has issues with extremely slow hot water. I want to install under-counter hot water for the kitchen (either instant or a small boiler). Need expert advice on what to purchase and then licensed plumber to do the installation work. Possibility that other residents in the building will want to do the same if offered a good rate. Please quote offer for labour only. - Due date: Flexible

Connect new hot water tank.


Farmborough Heights NSW 2526, Australia

2nd Apr 2022

It has a gas Hot water system. I've bought an electric one to be installed where the gas tank is. Roughly 3m from the gas system Electric isolater already installed. Fittings can be added after to the price

Install hot water tank


Wollongong NSW, Australia

27th Apr 2021

Hot water tank is in place, all fittings are on site. No lifting required, no purchase of pipes etc. just connections to electrical & water.

Check a hot water system


Keiraville NSW 2500, Australia

17th Oct 2020

I need somebody to come and check a hot water system to determine whether or not it is broken or whether it's not plugged in properly my daughter has had no hot water for 4 month as she just informed me.

Plumber required to fix damaged hot water pipe


Wollongong NSW, Australia

6th Jul 2020

Hot water pipe damaged during installation of power point by an electrician. Urgently need a plumber to help fix this issue. Please refer to the drawing from the electrician for more details.

Andrew was very helpful in helping assess the problem. I'll use him again for other types of handy work in the future.

I need hot water system installation & repair


Fairy Meadow NSW, Australia

7th Apr 2020

to replace with same rinnai 26 infinity . fairy meadow

Plumber required for caravan gas and hot water


Kiama NSW, Australia

28th Sep 2019

Plumbing required for vintage caravan. Gas and hot water.

Removal of hot water system at front of home


Blackbutt NSW, Australia

7th Aug 2022

Old hot water system sitting at front of home in blackbutt

Excellent service. Will deal with Peter again. Definitely 5 stars

Replacment of the solar hot water tank


Warilla NSW, Australia

21st Mar 2022

We have instaled solar hot water system 12 years ago, but the tank its leeking.We are looking for a replacment of the old tank.The brand of the tank its AAE.This brand its disuntinued we are loiking for a compatible replacment. - Due date: Flexible

Hot water tank installation (Plumber needed)


Wollongong NSW, Australia

25th Apr 2021

Hi, I have a hot water tank that needs to be removed (from the laundry) and another one installed (which I have already purchased another unit) into the same place or outside to the side of the house. Anytime this week is fine, prefer earlier than later.

Hot water tank


Warilla NSW, Australia

12th Jul 2020

Install hot water tank in office kitchen

Removal of hot water tank


Flinders NSW 2529, Australia

14th Jun 2020

We need 2 people to remove a 250l water tank from a tight spot and take it to the tip. It weighs about 70kgs. Ground is flat but tight.

Thankyou for your prompt attention. Brilliant. Love your work.

Pluming gas hot water fitting


Gerroa NSW, Australia

10th Oct 2019

Install gas hot water system in an on-site caravan

Remove bbq and hot water system


Koonawarra NSW, Australia

22nd Sep 2022

Remove and dispose of old bbq and hot water system . They are located at rear of home but side access is good Definetly a two man job . - Due date: Flexible

Efficient on time absolute breeze to deal with

Dog hydrobath installed with cold hot water taps


Albion Park NSW, Australia

14th May 2022

Plumbing work: Dog hydrobath needed to be installed ASAP with hot cold water taps - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 20 May 2022

Hot water system, fridge and washing machine remov


Primbee NSW 2502, Australia

28th May 2021

collect old hot water tank, fridge and washing machine from Primbee, Illawarra

Install hot water tap (gas) for outdoor bath


Woonona NSW, Australia

22nd Mar 2021

I would like a hot water tap installed for my outdoor bath. We have have gas for our hot water, tank is close by to bath area. Located in Woonona. Looking to have it installed sometime over the next month.

Install hot water Tank


Warilla NSW, Australia

9th Jul 2020

Compact storage electric water heather 15 litre to be installed under office sink. All parts were included

I need a new hot water tank (250lt) and installati


Bellambi NSW 2518, Australia

23rd Apr 2020

I need my hot water tank replaced and the old one removed. I am looking at getting a 250 lt Rheem and need it ASAP

Replace a kitchen sink & hot water in bathroom


Thirroul NSW, Australia

2nd Oct 2019

Need a kitchen sink replaced so that it’s changed into a double kitchen sink and the other job is water run from already existing hot water system to the bathroom which is 2 meters away