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Residential Water Heater Repair & Replacement in Des Moines, IA

Professional Home Water Heater Solutions

Your water heater is a continuous source of hot water year-round, so it will typically need periodic repairs to ensure it stays in top working condition. Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Des Moines, IA ensures you always have a reliable hot water supply in your home with our residential water heater repair and replacement services in Des Moines metro area, Waukee, and West Des Moines, IA. Our service professionals will gladly guide you through the best replacement water heater models to help you decide which one is right for your home when repairs won’t suffice to keep your old model running effectively. We also provide you with upfront and cost-effective water heater repairs and replacements every time you trust our technicians to restore your model’s performance. You get our licensed and highly trained service professionals with extensive experience visiting your home and ensuring satisfactory service.

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Signs You Need to Repair or Replace Your Water Heater

Households have counted on Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Des Moines, IA to fix their water heater issues for years. As a locally owned and operated plumbing company, our service professionals have versatile expertise in nearly all services residential plumbing systems require, including solutions for the fixtures and appliances your family relies on, such as water heaters. Our service professionals perform quick and efficient work to resolve various plumbing and appliance issues and restore a water heater’s condition and performance. If repairs won’t suffice or aren’t cost-effective, we can walk you through new, more energy-efficient models to replace the old one no longer supporting your hot water needs. Taking cold showers in the morning or evening is only one indication your water heater isn’t performing as it should. We offer prompt, effective service if any of the following signs show up indicating your water heater has a problem:

  • Water takes a long time to heat.
  • You have a leak in your hot water tank.
  • Your water heater isn’t supplying you with adequate hot water.
  • You notice your water heater is making noises.

How Long Does a Water Heater Typically Last?

Your water heater has an average life expectancy ranging between 11 and 20 years, but it ultimately depends on the type of water heater you have in your home. As time passes, your water heater may only need repairs to keep it running at its best and in optimal condition. However, as your model ages, performing repairs on it might not be sufficient to restore its functionality or prolong its lifespan. Furthermore, repairs won’t always be the most cost-effective choice as your water heater’s issues continue to worsen and occur more frequently. The service professionals of Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Des Moines, IA use their extensive training and expertise to determine if your model needs repairs or if it’s time to replace your existing unit with a new electric or gas option. We will arrive at your house on time, inspect your existing water heater, and discuss your hot water needs to determine the best new replacement unit and timeline.

Get Service from Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Des Moines, IA

How do you know if water heater repairs or replacement is the better choice? Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Des Moines, IA will provide an honest assessment and trustworthy industry solutions, saving you time, stress, and money. When your home’s water heater’s lifespan is played out, and you need to replace it, our service professionals perform this service using affordable models and parts paired with impressive work quality. Our residential water heater replacement services are quick and efficient while we ensure your home’s new hot water system adheres to federally mandated energy efficiency standards. You’ll typically deal with upfront costs when getting a newer water heater but updating to a newer model also gives you more savings over time because of heating efficiency improvements. These advancements in water heater technology result in lower water heating bills.

Quick Hot Water Access in Des Moines metro area, Waukee, and West Des Moines, IA

The residential water heater repair and replacement services for Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Des Moines, IA are available year-round. We offer exceptional and flexible service options, so all your plumbing work is more convenient for your schedule and residential plumbing needs. Outdated water heaters can result in tanks springing leaks, lukewarm water coming out of your showerhead, and other uncomfortable, costly, and potentially disastrous issues. Our licensed and qualified service professionals always consider your home’s unique hot water consumption and interior spaces to recommend the best replacement model. Whatever water heater type your household currently needs, we come with impressive industry knowledge to support our proficient plumbing skills and exceptional selection of gas and electric water heater models. We can use the following types to replace your current failing water heater:

  • Tankless Water Heaters – This innovative type of water heater only heats water when your appliances or fixtures need it, offering unlimited and immediate hot water. You can save as much as 30 percent on your water heating bills by installing a tankless water heater.
  • Conventional Water Heaters – A conventional water heater has a large tank to store hot water and heat it with gas or electric power. We can match you with various tank sizes, and this heater option includes high-efficiency models to drop your water heating expenses by up to seven percent every month.
  • Hybrid Water Heaters – This conventional tank storage water heater and heat pump combination uses your home’s current connections for water and electricity. Households can decrease their water heating bills by up to 60 percent by installing hybrid water heaters.

Schedule Residential Water Heater Repairs or Replacement

Proper maintenance can ensure you avoid various expensive water heater repairs over time. The service professionals of Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Des Moines, IA carefully inspect your existing model and fix minor issues with quick and efficient work before they develop into substantial problems. Furthermore, we provide emergency plumbing services to homes when their water heaters develop sudden major issues. Contact us as quickly as possible to restore the hot water supply in your home with prompt, professional work. You can schedule an appointme nt to get an accurate price before starting any plumbing project at your home.
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    “Our technician quickly diagnosed the problem, explained the remedy, and began his work. He was efficient and explained the process as he worked. I appreciate his professionalism, expertise, and friendliness.”

    - Phil T.

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    “Tthe technician showed up early and was extremely courteous and professional. He also asked if I would like him to check for any other potential problems before leaving. He went beyond good service.”

    - Holly T.

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    “I called Mr. Rooter and was able to get them to come out immediately at no additional charge, and they quoted me a price. Larry was my plumber, and let me say that he was great!”

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    “I have had magnificent service from a great plumbing expert. Thank goodness I now know Mr. Rooter and the experience of fast action in response to my call for help and exquisite repair of the great problem in my house.”

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    “The service I received was great. It was a Sunday afternoon and the technician did everything that he could to try and help out. Excellent customer service skills and knowledge of different services! It’s rare that you see someone come out to your home on ”

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    “I just would like to say how great a job the technician did. He was courteous, efficient, clean and very helpful. All of your technician are excellent and he is just another example of why I come back over and over again to your company when I need work do”

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    “If it wasn’t for Mr. Rooter, the toilets would still be plugged. Our technician worked extremely hard and was very professional. He is an unbelievably hard worker.”

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    “Everyone and everything about the experience with Mr. Rooter Plumbing went beyond my expectations. I would highly recommend this company to all of my family and friends.”

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    “The technician was on time, professional, and very knowledgeable and helpful! Very friendly and helpful dispatch service as well! With my house being under contract now, I will most definitely refer them to the new owners of my home.”

    - Carolin H.

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    “This being my first experience with your company, I was very impressed and satisfied with the services provided. After rescuing me, the technician explained the extended service plan, which I purchased; as well as offering to have the main office contact m”

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