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Recent Hot Water System Installation & Repair reviews in Sydney

"Prompt and efficient thanks"

Plumber to fix hot water tap

$100

"Great communication, great service, prompt and punctual. Thank you."

Hot water tank leak and tap leak

$80

"Brad was on time, fast & efficient. Thanks Brad."

Electrician required to disconnect hot water tank

$100

"Great thanks"

Plumber to fix gas hot water system

$150

"Kevin got the job done . Thanks ! "

Clean/Adjust Hot Water valve

$50

"Thank you to Benjamin for he's expertise and great advice...he recommended after options plus a temporary fix plus cleaning out the taps of debris. Roezetta"

Hot water not working

$40

What's the average cost of a hot water system installer in Sydney

$100 - $200

low

$100

median

$143

high

$200

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

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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 Sydney

Shower head and hot water tap is loose

$100

Sydenham NSW, Australia

1st Nov 2022

Shower head is loose. Hot water tap has fallen off. May need a new shower head and tap - Due date: Flexible

Quick and prompt. The man

Fix my hot water taps

$100

Waterloo NSW, Australia

18th Aug 2022

Both hot water taps have stopped running hot water. Hot water in shower working ok. Water pressure in bathroom tap also lower than normal. - Due date: Before Monday, 22 August 2022

Flyn did an amazing job, very fast and knowledgable!

Hot water doesn’t get hot enough sometime.

$100

Surry Hills NSW, Australia

14th Jul 2022

When I wanna shower, the hot water doesn’t get hot (warm) enough sometimes. In some days, it works perfectly fine but not consistent. Need a professional/ qualified plumber to fix. - Due date: Flexible

Great guy. Highly recommended to anyone.

Hot water system supply and install

$350

Sydney NSW, Australia

6th May 2022

Electric Hot water system 250L supply, install and take away the old one - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 6 May 2022

Change hot water faucet in a shower

$75

Pyrmont NSW, Australia

22nd Apr 2022

Change hot water faucet in the shower

Great work, fast response

Hot water system replaced

$1,000

Glebe NSW 2037, Australia

21st Mar 2022

Our SOLAR HOT Water system has split and we are out of hot water. We need a replacement - probably a RINAI GAS HEATER is what we have in mind. - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 22 March 2022

Connect washing machine to hot water tap

$100

Erskineville NSW, Australia

4th Mar 2022

Hi, I need to connect my washing machine with an adapter to the hot water tap. I will need the attachments for the taps and pipe, as well as drill a hole. If possible do tomorrow.

Balconies x2. A cover for our hot water system. Gurney courtyards

$1,200

Darlinghurst NSW, Australia

4th Oct 2022

Balconies require pre-treatment cleaning and then oiling. Hot water System requires a moveable cover, currently a lattice but now broken. The front, back and middle yards require a gurney to remove mould, moss, and general dirt. - Due date: Before Friday, 21 October 2022

excellent job.

Hot water heater issue

$150

Marrickville NSW, Australia

24th Jul 2022

Hot water heater shows an error message. Instant gas flue system. It turns on but fails to heat

Leaking hot water line under laundry sink

$200

Chippendale NSW, Australia

19th Jun 2022

The hot water line near the hot water meter has been very slowly leaking so I tried to fix it with plumbers tape. Now a small plastic value came out (pictured) and unsure how to fix it and I think the valve / washer is damaged. Not leaking a lot but would be great to be fixed today. Thanks

Awesome work

Plumbing - cold water not working in shower (hot water still working)

$100

Newtown NSW 2042, Australia

2nd May 2022

The cold water does not work in the shower. It works in the bathroom sink, kitchen and everywhere else - just not in the actual shower. The hot water still works. Sometimes after 5-10mins of fiddling with the tap, the cold water suddenly starts rushing out - at times when not even touching the cold water tap.Other times the cold water in the shower doesn't work at all. - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 3 May 2022

Repairs to boiling billy hot water unit

$50

Marrickville NSW, Australia

21st Apr 2022

Wall mounted hot water unit in our factory is not working - Due date: Flexible

Laundry Hot Water Needs Connecting

$100

Erskineville NSW, Australia

11th Mar 2022

Currently our hot water for our laundry is blocked off- we would like to unblock it so we have hot water for washing! - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 12 March 2022

Really quick and really helpful. Would highly recommend.

Plumbing, No water pressure for bath hot water tap

$100

Pyrmont NSW 2009, Australia

2nd Nov 2022

There is no water pressure from one hot water tap for bath and one tap for shower ( also hot water) , the other taps in the same room and other rooms are working perfectly with normal hot water pressure . - Due date: Flexible

Electrician needed/ hot water boiler specialist.

$120

Sydney NSW, Australia

23rd Aug 2022

huge electricity bill problem in the apartment.  We need someone to check - all appliances and their energy uses consumption. - hot water boiler. We are getting huge energy bills. $1200 quarter. 3 bedroom apartment. 2 people No air con, heaters - just basic things in the apartment. Thanks, Erik

Replace hot water system

$1,200

Rushcutters Bay NSW 2011, Australia

22nd Jul 2022

Remove existing Rheem electric hot water system (50 L, ~ 12 years old, 3.6 kW). Modify shelf above existing hot water system to accommodate taller hot water system (cut a hole in the shelf with jigsaw). Supply new Rheem electric hot water system (160 L, 3.6 kW). Install new hot water system. Reuse existing electrical supply (RCD protected, existing is hardwired to 3.6 kW single element hot water system). Modify existing plumbing to accommodate new hot water system configuration. Supply and install new H50 (cold water) expansion relief valve. Lag exposed pipework (existing is not thermally lagged). Dispose of existing 50 L hot water system. Existing hot water system is installed on a plinth (to remain). Existing hot water system is installed with a copper drip tray. Note, apartment located on level 11 of building. Access to apartment via lift to level 10 and stairs from level 10 to level 11. - Due date: Flexible

Replace/change hot water heater

$300

Glebe NSW, Australia

4th Jun 2022

I have a broken 50L Rheem electric (hard wired) hot water heater which needs replacing. I have purchased the replacement Dux 50L hot water heater. I beed someone to disconnect the old one and install the new one. See photos attached. Water can be shut off to apartment. Do be done as soon as possible (within the next week). Does not have to be today

Really happy with Dee's work. He arrived on time and completed the job quickly and to a very high quality. There was also an unexpected issue that arose during the job which Dee also fixed. Additionally the price I paid was roughly half what plumbing companies were quoting. I recommend Dee for any plumbing/hot water jobs.

Fix hot water

$150

Enmore NSW, Australia

24th Apr 2022

Our hot water system recently stopped working. Please see photos of the switchboard and hot water unit. We can turn the switch on but it goes off again shortly after. We need someone(? an electrician/?plumber) to investigate and fix the issue. Willing to pay separately for parts as required. - Due date: Flexible

Foong arrived on time, even on a public holiday, and quickly found and fixed the issue. He also gave good advice on the water system setup, and I would use him again.

Cold and hot water taps adjust position

$300

Newtown NSW 2042, Australia

7th Apr 2022

Hello, I require someone to adjust and relocate hot and cold water taps. Kay

Install electric hot water heater 315lt

$200

Tempe NSW, Australia

5th Mar 2022

Uninstall and disconnect old heater and install new one. Electric 315lt Very easy access. And space not an issue. Installed inside laundry and a small stoop/hob which is existing.