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Parkland Outdoor Power Equipment

Parkland Outdoor Power Equipment

5.0 (11)
We are a Veteran family run company, that specializes in servicing and repairing yard maintenance power equipment. "From Air Compressors and Lawn mowers to Weed Wackers...  We fix it all!" 
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Evergeeen Construction Group

Evergeeen Construction Group

5.0 (8)
We strive to provide nothing but the best to all of our customers. We provide Electrical & Plumbing services. We always provide free estimates. We have been providing quality Electrical & Plumbing work in the greater puget sound area for 18 years. 
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Loyalty Drains And Sewers L.L.C.

Loyalty Drains And Sewers L.L.C.

4.8 (4)
Hi, My name is James; I have 15 years experience in plumbing.  My work stands out from other people work because i do 100% on every job.  I also keep the customer in the loop every step of the way.   So there will be no surprise at the end.   You also know the price up front there are no hidden cost ever.  We also give free estimates on every job that we go out to.  So you will always know the price up front.  ... View Profile
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BJ Fisher's Plumbing Service Ltd

BJ Fisher's Plumbing Service Ltd

5.0 (4)
Family owned and great work!
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Glenview Building

Glenview Building

5.0 (4)
Construction  landscaping  Plumbing by trade 
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Cascade Plumbing & Development Llc

Cascade Plumbing & Development Llc

5.0 (3)
My primary function is a Plumbing Contractor.
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Anthony Plumbing & Repair

Anthony Plumbing & Repair

4.7 (3)
I offer the experience and quality of the biggest and best plumbing companies in the Seattle area, but at the small guy price!
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Day & Night Drain Rite Plumbing Service

Day & Night Drain Rite Plumbing Service

5.0 (2)
Low prices with high quality, honesty. All my clients are return customers.
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Hardworking Handyman LLC

Hardworking Handyman LLC

5.0 (1)
We perform quality work and craftsmanship that meet contractor board standards, along with integrity, and affordability with competitive pricing. We pick up and deliver any materials you buy from home depot that we install after you hire us.
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Plumb Crazy

Plumb Crazy

5.0 (1)
Taking pride in the quality of my work, I offer new installation as well as repair work. Plumbing became my focus after working in the housing industry for several years.
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Puget Sound Plumbing & Heating

Puget Sound Plumbing & Heating

5.0 (1)
Puget Sound Plumbing and Heating is family owned and operated with over 20-years of experience in the field and a CPA on staff. Our experience and knowledge has us focused on building a strong business centered on providing quality service at a fair price. Our dedication to our customer base keeps them coming back to us for all their plumbing and heating/cooling needs.
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Harts Plumbing & Excavation

Harts Plumbing & Excavation

At Harts Plumbing & Excavation, we pride ourselves on giving our customers quality service at the best value for their hard-earned dollars. Along with only hiring licensed technicians, we use only the highest quality parts and equipment, which guarantees long-term protection for the health and welfare of your family and business.
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At Your Service Plumbing

At Your Service Plumbing

At Your Service Plumbing, Inc. was founded in 1984 under the name of K & M Plumbing Service, Inc. The primary focus was residential new construction. In 1999, this family operated business, started by Mr. Rod Thaut who was our “wizard of plumbing”, quickly built a solid reputation for outstanding service and professional workmanship where the customer’s family always came first. That legacy continues today to honor the memory of Rod, who passed in 2010. At Your Service Plumbing, Inc. is different from any other home & residential plumbing company in the Tacoma/ Pierce County area. Our goal is to provide leg ... View Profile
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Compass Plumbing & Drain Services

Compass Plumbing & Drain Services

Compass Plumbing is a locally owned and operated emergency service plumbing company that is located in Puyallup. If you are experiencing low water pressure, high water bills, or leaky plumbing let Compass get your plumbing flowing in the right direction. Our staff of highly trained plumbers are skilled at residential,commercial, and industrial plumbing and drain services. We are available 24/7 to address your emergency plumbing needs. We always honor our military, senior citizens, returning clients and new referrals with preferred pricing. ... View Profile
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Legacy Plumbing

Legacy Plumbing

Finding a quality plumber is about more than if they get the job done right. They also need to respect your home, and be on time. Family owned for the past two years, you won't have to pay inflated corporate and franchise plumber rates. You can turn to us for everything from a simple clog to a full re-piping of your home. Contractor's license number LEGACPL885OQ. Providing exceptional plumbing services for Lacey, Olympia, Tumwater, Shelton, DuPont, and Lakewood, Washington. ... View Profile
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JOHN THE PLUMBER

JOHN THE PLUMBER

SEE THE BBB OR YELP AND READ COMMENTS John The Plumber, LLC was formed by John Hickson, a licensed plumber with over 25 years experience in residential and commercial plumbing. Many people are concerned with sticker shock when calling a plumber. Our goal as a local company is to eliminate customer concerns by providing excellent plumbing service at reasonable prices. We serve King, Pierce, Thurston and Kitsap Counties in Washington state. ... View Profile
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Sunworks Llc

Sunworks Llc

Sunworks specializes in installation, service and repair of radiant floor, hydronic and solar hot water heating and cooling systems.  We install and service gas, oil and electric boilers. geothermal air and hot water heat pumps and most other types of forced air heating and cooling systems.  We have over 25 years of experience in hydronic heating and cooling systems with installation covering most of the greater Puget Sound area.  If your building new, we can help with a design that will fit your buget.  Got an old system that needs help,then our award winning service department is the one to call. Weather you need a new i ... View Profile
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Frequently asked questions

How much does water heater replacement cost?

Water heater replacement costs $600 to $1,800. Tankless water heater installation costs $800 to $3,500. A new water heater costs $300 to $2,000 for the unit, plus $200 to $1,000 for the installation labor.


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.


How do I know if I need a new water heater?

Signs a water heater is going out:

  • 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

Do you need a permit to install or replace a water heater?

Most cities require a permit to install a water heater. A water heater permit costs $25 to $250 on average. Most plumbers pull the permit and include permit fees in their estimate.


Can I install a water heater myself?

Manufacturer warranties and local building codes may require a water heater permit and installation by a licensed plumber. Installing a water heater yourself is possible but requires plumbing and electrical experience.


How long does it take to install a water heater?

Installing a tank water heater takes 2 to 6 hours, depending on accessibility. Tankless water heater installation takes 3 to 10 hours for a new install or 2 to 4 hours to replace an existing tankless unit. Replacing a water heater in an attic, closet, or other tight space increases the labor time.


Who installs water heaters?

Licensed plumbers install tank and tankless water heaters, including gas, electric, and hybrid heat pump systems. Home Depot and Lowe's also offer water heater installation through their network of licensed plumbers.


Is a gas water heater better than an electric?

Gas water heaters cost $100 to $700 more than electric up front, but cost $220 less per year to operate. Electric water heaters are cheaper to replace than gas and last 2 to 3 years longer, but cost more to operate.


How to find water heater replacement companies near me?

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

  • Get at least three estimates from plumbers to compare.
  • Look for plumbers with experience installing 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).
  • Make sure the quote includes removal of the old water heater.
  • Ask about their guarantees.
  • Get an itemized estimate, contract, and warranty in writing before the work begins.
  • Avoid making payments upfront. Pay after installation is completed.

What questions should I ask local hot water heater installers?

When looking to hire a gas water heater installer near you, ask them the following questions:

  • Do you recommend a tank or tankless water heater for my needs, and why?
  • What size water heater do I need for my home?
  • Which type of water heater do you have the most experience installing?
  • Would a gas, propane, or electric water heater be best for my home, and why?
  • Would my home benefit from a hybrid heat pump water heater, and why?
  • Which water heater brands do you offer, and why do you recommend those brands?
  • Are there any manufacturer rebates available?
  • Does your estimate include removing and disposing of the old water heater?
  • What additional costs should I expect?
  • What permits do I need, and will you obtain them?
  • How long will the installation take?
  • How long is the warranty, and what does it cover?
  • How long will the water heater last, and what can I do to make it last longer?
  • What kind of maintenance will my new water heater require?
  • What payment methods do you accept?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?