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Giannone Mechanical

Giannone Mechanical

5.0 (13)
I love doing what I do. Every house I go to the work gets done as if it is my own house with reasonable prices. Easy to work with and very flexible. Journeyman Plumber. I accept cash/Venmo/check/credit/debit. Credit transactions cost 3%
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Jim Pearson Plumbing

Jim Pearson Plumbing

5.0 (10)
Hi my name is Jim Pearson I am a customer friendly plumber who knows how to get the job done fast and efficient so I can keep cost down which keeps the cost down for you I take a lot of pride in my work so I can get it done correctly
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RC Plumbing

RC Plumbing

5.0 (6)
Quality service, for an affordable low price.
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Climate Design Systems

Climate Design Systems

5.0 (5)
We have been in business serving Nh and Ma since 1946. We are a family owned HVAC and Plumbing company that strives to give you the best customer service you can receive. All of our techs are highly trained professionals with all the necessary licenses and qualifications to be in your home. There is no job too big or too small. We work on all makes, brands, and models of residential HVAC equipment such as furnaces, boilers, hot water heaters, ductless mini splits, ducted a/c systems, heat pumps, whole house humidifiers, whole house dehumidifiers, and any other indoor air quality products. We have just recently opened up a residential and com ... View Profile
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Done Right Mechanical Services

Done Right Mechanical Services

5.0 (4)
Top noch  work and word of month I do my jobs like it's my own house I would never install a system that a customer  wouldn't be happy with
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Quinns HVAC Service

Quinns HVAC Service

5.0 (3)
As specialist in efficiency and design of high efficiency heat pumps we really enjoy saving people money. We've installed these systems and eliminated most customers fossil fuels or cut it down to 10% usage. we also see electric bills cut by 40% annually. Plus you can get up to ten thousand dollars in rebates for installing a new heat pump system.
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1981

1981

5.0 (3)
Electrical contractor more than 15 years 
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John Hibbard Plumbing And Heating LLC

John Hibbard Plumbing And Heating LLC

5.0 (3)
John Hibbard Plumbing & Heating LLC takes pride and integrity in all the work that is completed. 16 years of experience and the plumbing and heating and gas fitting industry Specialize in high-efficiency water heaters and Combi boilers. Fair and honest pricing Great service technician plumbing and HVAC. NH gas piping license.
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Hampton All Service

Hampton All Service

5.0 (2)
We give our all to provide you with high quality work for very competitive pricing. We truly care about our customers and the business that you bring us. If there is no customer there is no us your happiness means everything. 
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True Blue Plumbing And Heating

True Blue Plumbing And Heating

5.0 (2)
True Blue Plumbing and Heating is a fully licensed and insured family owned company. We have extensive and up to date knowledge in the field and offer a wide range of plumbing, heating, air conditioning, and drain cleaning services. We take pride in our work and are committed to maintaining high standards in quality and craftsmanship. We are dedicated to providing personalized customer service and consultations to ensure the work exceeds your expectations. ... View Profile
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Mark D. Giordano -- Licensed Master Plumber

Mark D. Giordano -- Licensed Master Plumber

5.0 (2)
I am an honest, straightforward, experienced, professional fully licensed and insured plumber.I started my apprenticeship with my father (another Master Plumber) when I was 15. I aim for a neat project in both the workmanship and the workplace. I take great pride in leaving customers with a sense of satisfaction with quality products and workmanship, and a good honest job. My prices are fair and my work is solid. I get results and I get the job done. ... View Profile
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M P MECHANICAL

M P MECHANICAL

1.0 (1)
We are dedicated to serving our customers not only with great workmanship but also with comptetative pricing and great communication in the frfice. 
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Karma2maintenance

Karma2maintenance

4.0 (1)
Able to give quality work with many references at fair prices And a big plus I am on the South shore It
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Gem Plumbing And Heating

Gem Plumbing And Heating

5.0 (1)
We've been in business for 35 years we won't sell you anything you don't need we won't charge you excessively will give you the best job around for the best price in town
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(DBA)  A&N PLUMBING SERVICE

(DBA) A&N PLUMBING SERVICE

5.0 (1)
My service stands out from other plumbers because of my experience, 30+years. With my experience I can diagnose and troubleshoot a plumbing issue more efficiently than other plumbers. This unturn will save you time and you money. 
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Get'R Done Plumbing & Heating

Get'R Done Plumbing & Heating

Our staff strives daily to give our customers the best experience possible without the added stress of high prices. Our goal is to maintain a high standard of service and ensure our customers want to continue to keep coming back for years to come.Give us a call.
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A.f. Ventolieri Plumbing & Heating

A.f. Ventolieri Plumbing & Heating

A.F. Ventolieri Plumbing and Heating is a Boston-based, family owned, company with generations of experience. Striving to provide the best plumbing service in and around the Greater Boston area, A.F. Ventolieri Plumbing is a name you can depend on for quality service. The wide variety of services offered places us ahead of the competition. Providing genuine and quality service at competitive rates has always been important to us, therefore we approach each job with the knowledge and skills needed for our customers to receive superior results. We recognize that every job whether residential or commercial is different, as a result we tailor our ... View Profile
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Brian's Plumbing

Brian's Plumbing

We are a true twenty four hour emergency service company. We are owner operated plumbing and heating company. When you need a skilled, trusted plumbing company in Malden, MA, call us! We have been serving the Metro North area of Massachusetts for years, and we are familiar with the plumbing issues common to our location. We specialize in fixing tubs, toilets, broken or frozen pipes, and many other problems that you might be facing. If you’re not sure that we perform the specific service you need, give us a call and we will be happy to answer any questions you have.  ... View Profile
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CRN Plumbing. LLC

CRN Plumbing. LLC

We are quick to respond, with reasonable prices.  We are respectful of our customer's homes and schedules.  We will do whatever it takes, no excuses, no surprises! 
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Burke Plumbing And Heating

Burke Plumbing And Heating

Burke Plumbing and Heating, Inc., is a family owned company that has been serving the New England area for 4 generations. We offer 24-hour emergency service with expert technicians on hand to handle all of your plumbing needs. We take pride in our company and offer a limited lifetime warranty on all of our products! Put your trust in certified experienced professionals! "My great, great Grandfather Jack Burke from Dorchester, MA worked all his life as a plumber in Boston. My Grandfather, Frank Burke, Sr. followed his father's footsteps in the plumbing business, working for Charles Barnes Company. The third generation of Burke plumbers was my ... View Profile
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Frequently asked questions

How much does water heater repair cost?

Water heater repair costs $150 to $700 on average. Water heater service costs $100 to $350 to replace the heating element, thermocouple, igniter, anode rod, dip tube, or thermostat. Tankless water heater maintenance costs $75 to $300, and tankless repairs cost $300 to $1,300. Water heater flushing costs $75 to $250. Leaking tanks typically require replacing the water heater for $600 to $1,800.


What are the signs a hot water heater is going out?

Signs a water heater is going bad:

  • Rusty, discolored, or metallic-tasting water
  • Loud clanging, knocking, gurgling, or whining noises
  • Hot water that runs out quickly
  • Low water pressure
  • Foul odor coming from hot water
  • Low or irregular water temperature, or no hot water at all
  • Leaks at the base of the tank or around the pipes at the top of the tank

Should I repair or replace my water heater?

Tank water heaters last 8 to 15 years. Tankless water heaters last 10 to 20 years. Consider replacing a water heater over 10 years old or if the repair costs are more than 50% of the replacement cost.

Most tank water heater warranties cover parts for 6 to 12 years, depending on the brand. Tankless water heater warranties last 5 to 15 years.


How much does a new water heater cost?

A new water heater costs $600 to $1,800 to replace. A new tankless water heater costs $800 to $3,500 to install.


Who fixes water heaters?

Plumbing companies fix most water heater problems, including leaks, strange noises, rusty water, low water pressure, or no hot water. Hire a residential electrician instead if the unit trips the circuit breaker, overheats the water heater's fuse box, or has loose wiring that trips the unit's reset button.


How long do hot water heaters last?

Tank hot water heaters last 8 to 15 years on average. Tankless water heaters last 10 to 20 years on average.


Can I repair a water heater myself?

Homeowners with plumbing experience may perform common water heater repairs such as replacing the anode rod, dip tube, thermocouple, pressure relief valve, or flushing the tank. However, manufacturer warranties and local building codes may require a licensed plumber to make repairs.


How to find water heater services near me?

Finding a reputable plumber requires planning, researching, and asking questions. To hire the best:

  • Get at least three estimates from plumbers to compare.
  • Look for plumbers with experience repairing tank or tankless water heaters.
  • Select companies that are licensed, insured, and bonded.
  • Check out their reviews and previous work on HomeGuide, Google, and the Better Business Bureau (BBB).
  • Ask about their guarantees and warranties.
  • Get an itemized estimate, contract, and warranty in writing before the work begins.
  • Avoid making payments upfront. Pay after repairs are completed.

What questions should I ask a water heater repair service?

When looking to hire a plumber near you, ask them the following questions:

  • Which part of my water heater is malfunctioning?
  • Should I repair the water heater or replace it instead, and why?
  • How much longer will the water heater last after repairs, and what can I do to make it last longer?
  • Which type of water heater do you have the most experience repairing?
  • How long will the repairs take?
  • What additional costs should I expect?
  • Does a warranty cover the new parts?
  • Do you provide a warranty on the repairs?
  • What does your water heater tune-up service include?
  • What payment methods do you accept?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?

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