Need Hot Water? Why Call Any Plumber When You Can Have Sydney Hot Water Specialist?
Proximity plumbing is a family-run 24/7 maintenance plumbing business based in the eastern suburbs, we specialise in hot water heaters and successfully service and replace them each day. Feel comfortable calling one of our friendly staff and organising the closest plumber in our team to attend your property as quickly as possible.
At proximity plumbing, we offer unparalleled hot water system installation repairs, and service at competitive prices. We have built an impeccable reputation for providing the highest quality service with our leading industry knowledge and experience within the eastern suburbs.
Hot water is something that we all take for granted and when it is gone it can cause overwhelming concerns. Rest assured when you call proximity plumbing, we get your hot water back on in no time! We also offer from the moment you call our friendly expert advice and solutions to see if it’s something minor that doesn’t always require a plumber.
If the issue is more complicated such as insufficient hot water, low water pressure or a leak our highly skilled tradesmen will respond to your request and identify the cause of the issue. We aim to ensure minimal downtime and the most cost-effective solution to get hot water again.
Are You Experiencing These Hot Water Issues?
Other signs you may need to get your hot water checked
Is your hot water dispenser not hot enough?
Does your heater make a loud noise?
Is your heater over 10 years old?
Do you have high hot water bills?
Types Of Heating we’ve worked on in the Eastern Suburbs
Storage Hot Water Heaters
These heaters can come in both electric and gas, with electric options you can also choose to go with off-peak power to save money on larger models.
Instantant Hot Water Heaters
Approximately 30 to 45 per cent lower running costs than their electric counterparts.
Solar Hot Water Heaters
A solar water heater works just like a battery, storing energy from the sun in the form of hot water, ready for use at a later time
Heat Pump Hot Water
A heat pump uses renewable energy to heat and absorb the heat from the surrounding air and use it to heat your water.
Electric Hot Water Heaters
Sizes ranging from 250-400 litres and come in all brands and models for any application.
Gas Hot Water Heaters
It’s estimated that hot water uses 25% of your home’s power, so gas can save a lot of money switching.
Commercial Hot Water Heaters
A commercial system normally involves a mix of circulating pumps and conventional high demand hot water systems
Thermostatic Mixing Valves
Thermostatic mixing valves can be installed by any plumber but must be serviced and inspected once a year.
Hot Water Heater Tempering Valves
By law, the minimum required temperature within a hot water heater needs to be above 55 degrees Celsius to prevent scalding However, 55 degrees Celsius is too hot for general household, a tempering valve is needed to lower the temperature of the water.
Instant Hot Water Dispenser
A Hot water dispenser produces instant hot or cold water, it's usually an addition to a normal household tap.
Brands we Supply, service & install
Why Choose Us For Your Hot Water needs?
Proximity Plumbing prides itself at providing a minimum of three options to tackle a Hot Water system fault. Depending on the source of the Hot Water will determine the appropriate method whether it’s repairing the Hot Water leak, upgrading your hot water unit or just a general hot water service.
Using Hot Water detecting equipment is the first crucial step in making your property safe again, and in the long term, attending to Hot Water leaks swiftly means you save money by not paying inflated Hot Water bills due to leaking Hot Water. In some circumstances, we can provide an option which may be an energy-efficient hot water system that suits your budget and meets a high energy star rating.
We are licensed hot water specialists that are licensed to install & service all types of hot water systems, when dealing with us you will have lifetime labour warranty & manufacturers warranty. Proximity Plumbing don’t take shortcuts when installing your hot water tank in your home, we ensure everything is to code including supplying a mandatory tempering valve to ensure no one gets burnt from scalding hot water.
No Obligation Free Quotes.
Over A Thousand + Successful Jobs For Clients Within The Eastern Suburbs.
One Of Few Plumbers Who Successful Carry Out Relining For Other Plumbers.
We provide you with the recommendations to remedy the problem.
We discuss their options for immediate works if required.
We provide annual inspections and ongoing maintenance on our completed works so they know that their investment is safe.
Which hot water brand is best suited for my home?
Did you know Proximity Plumbing have helped over 5400 + homes get their hot water up & running throughout the last 10 years, we know having hot water is crucial and thankfully we know what’s best to recommend thanks to being partners with Reece plumbing- when looking for what the best hot water system is for your home we always recommend determining the following points :
Tank Size- What size of hot water is best suited for my home? - this will depend if you live in an apartment or a house & how many people live within your home- rest assured our Local Eastern suburb plumbers will assist with making the most cost-effective/ suited size for your home.
Space- How big are hot water tanks? Hot water tanks vary in size if gas isn’t an option in your home our Eastern suburbs hot water expects can provide other solutions.
I have Gas: Gas vs electric hot water? if gas is available we always recommend installing a gas hot water system as they are cost-effective, easy to service & better for the environment.
What To Do In A Plumbing Emergency
Call our Proximity Plumbing team immediately and we will dispatch the closest Hot Water plumber in the Eastern Suburbs to your residence or office.
2. Proximity Plumbing will advise how to isolate the Hot Water supply to your Hot Water meter and offer support over the phone in the interim of the plumber arriving.
3. Turn Off
3. You can turn off all your Hot Water appliances in your home including Hot Water cooking appliances, heaters, and Hot Water units (including the pilot).
4. We’re Here
By this time one of our expert team members will be onsite.
Average Hot Water System Running Costs
It’s up to 40% cheaper than electricity to use and up to 50% cheaper to maintain and service with fewer parts. Unlike electricity, where increased consumption drives your tariffs higher, generally the more gas appliances you install the more you can save. This is because in most cases, the cost per unit of the gas decreases as consumption increases.
How long it takes for hot water to burn
- 68°C1 Second
- 60°C 5 Seconds
- 52°C1 Minute
- 48°C5 Minutes
- 38°CSafe bathing temperature
These times and temperatures are approximates only. Your delivered hot water temperature should never exceed 50°C
If Your Hot Water A concern? CALL US NOW. Our Sydney Hot Water Plumbers Can Find The Solution That Best Serves Your Needs.0420 102 394
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Our Master Plumbers can help you with any plumbing requirements. From repairs and replacements, through to new installations, we are able to provide you with a comprehensive plumbing service at competitive prices. So, if you’re looking for a ‘hot water near me’, why not give Proximity Plumbing a call today.