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Expert Water Heater Repair & Replacement Services in San Jose, CA

If you’ve noticed that you no longer have any hot water or even started hearing strange, high-pitched noises from the water heater, your water heater is past its due date. There are many signs that your water heater is ready for repair or replacement. A rotten egg odor and the water coming out piping hot or dirty can also mean that you should call Rooter Solutions.

Corrosion, rust, mold, and water collecting around the tank all call for a replacement. In a lot of cases, it’s better to replace rather than repair your water heater. We’ll analyze your situation individually to get the best solution to fit your needs.


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Should You Replace or Repair Your Water Heater?

It can be the million-dollar question, should you repair or replace your water heater? In many cases, replacing your water heater is the better option. The most common reason is if your water heater is over ten years old. We can answer this question for you at Rooter Solutions and even provide you with other options, like a tankless water heater installation.

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We have specials and, depending on a credit check, various financing plans to help make any repair job easier for you.
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With over 40 years of combined experience and award-winning service, you’re getting the very best in San Jose, California, with Rooter Solutions.

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I saw an ad for Rooter Solutions on the TV and saw that they were offering a great deal on a drain cleaning service ($54). I looked them up on the internet and saw that they had great reviews so I called them the next day and they arrived quick. They served with great customer service and were very helpful with my plumbing service concerns.
- Mary Mock
I've hired these guys for numerous repairs over the past year at a multi-resident building and have been impressed with response time and communication. Plumbing is a hard gig to keep people happy when my pipes are falling apart everywhere. Thanks for all your help!
- Jashua P.
Excellent professional service! They were timely, extremely courteous, explained the situation, the work that would be needed and the cost. If you’re looking for a good plumber service, I recommend Rooter Solution highly!
- Yvonne Donnelly
My plumber couldn't come out to my business the same day and decided to reach out to Rooter Solutions and they said they could be out in a few hours, which was fantastic. They were able to snake out a line that unclogged three drains, so we are up and running again.
- Rob Vollmer
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Rooter Solutions Will Handle All Your Plumbing Needs

Why stop at a new water heater? We can fix any issues with your plumbing.

Your water heater may be one of many problems with your plumbing. Some issues, such as a slab leak, may only be noticeable once you have it looked at by a professional. We can handle drain cleaningtoilet repairseptic tank replacement, and anything else that requires a plumber. It doesn’t have to be water-related, as we also handle gas leaks.

You can contact us about any of these issues or any other that require a plumber with our 24/7 emergency service. We emphasize a personal touch with our service, allowing us to diagnose any problems with your plumbing before providing multiple solutions.

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Hot Water Heater Service FAQs

What Services Does a Water Heater Company Provide?
Rooter Solutions Plumbers San Jose provides a full range of services, including installation, maintenance, repair, and replacement of various water heater types, such as electric and gas models. We conduct regular maintenance and repair and guide the selection and installation of energy-efficient units. Additionally, we specialize in commercial water heater services, catering to businesses and large-scale applications. Our services aim to keep your water heating system operating reliably and efficiently.
How Many Different Types of Water Heaters Are There?
Several types of water heaters are available, catering to various preferences and needs. The main types include:
  • Storage Tank Water Heaters: These are the most common and consist of a tank that heats and stores water for future use.
  • Tankless (On-Demand) Water Heaters: These units heat water directly, providing hot water on demand without needing a storage tank.
  • Heat Pump Water Heaters: These systems use electricity to move heat from the air or ground to heat water, making them energy-efficient.
  • Solar Water Heaters: Harnessing energy from the sun, solar water heaters use solar collectors to heat water for residential or commercial use.
  • Condensing Water Heaters: This type uses the heat from exhaust gases to preheat the water, increasing overall energy efficiency.
  • Point-of-Use Water Heaters: These are compact units designed to heat water for a specific appliance or faucet, providing localized hot water.
  • Electric Water Heaters: These heaters use electricity to heat water and are suitable for areas where natural gas is unavailable.
  • Gas Water Heaters: Fueled by natural gas or propane, gas water heaters heat water for residential and commercial use.

Each type has advantages and considerations, and choosing the right one depends on factors such as energy efficiency, available space, and individual preferences. Our team at Rooter Solutions Plumbers San Jose can provide guidance on selecting the most suitable type for your specific needs. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions.
What Are the Signs That Indicate I Need Water Heater Replacement?
Signs pointing to the need for water heater replacement include insufficient hot water, strange noises, visible leaks, old age (8-12 years), rust or corrosion, frequent repairs, decreased energy efficiency, and unpleasant odors
What Is the Difference Between Gas Water Heaters & Electric Water Heaters?
Gas and electric water heaters differ in heating mechanisms and energy sources. Water heaters gas is natural gas or propane run through a burner, while electric heaters use electric heating elements. Gas heaters may have higher upfront and operating costs but are often considered more energy-efficient. Electric heaters generally have lower upfront costs and can be cost-effective in certain situations. If you're deciding between the two, many factors must be considered. The choice depends on factors like energy costs, installation constraints, and personal preferences. Consulting a Rooter Solutions Plumbers San Jose water heater contractor can offer guidance.
Does Your Water Heater Company Service Commercial Water Heaters?
Yes, Rooter Solutions Plumbers San Jose provides services for commercial water heaters. We specialize in installing, maintaining, repairing, and replacing various types of commercial water heaters, including electric and gas models. Our experienced technicians are equipped to handle the unique demands of commercial settings, ensuring a reliable hot water supply for businesses. Whether it's a storage tank, tankless, or other commercial water heating systems, we meet the specific needs of our commercial clients. Contact us for professional services for your commercial water heating requirements.

Contact San Jose's Water Heater Experts

Contact Rooter Solutions Plumbers San Jose for all your water heating needs. Our team is dedicated to ensuring a consistent and efficient hot water supply for your residential or commercial property.

Whether you're facing issues with your water heater's performance or require installation and maintenance services for vent water heaters, we've got you covered. We'll keep your water heater working and ensure a reliable hot water supply. Contact us today for reliable water heater services in San Jose.

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