Thanks I bought a tank from Lowes back in July and had it installed in August. He was to return the next day. The only thing is they don't bring back the old tank for you, too bad they don't have this service. Why learn how to install a hot water heater yourself? If you have any doubts, though, call a plumber. Didn't cost me anything extra and in the end it's working like a champ.
Was this post helpful to you? Wake up losers, your time is changed from the real estate bubble time, when you became as bandits. Going into the store was pretty worthless. You can not use the cost of the water heater as a guide to the cost of the installation! Was this post helpful to you? Don't be surprised the day of the installation when they tack on a bunch of extra parts at a premium cost. Multiply that number by 12, the estimated gallons of hot water each person will use. Learn more about residential and on.
Well I went to take a nice hot shower to wash the stress of paying twice what I thought I was going to pay for the heater, and found out the hot water is not going to my bath tub, which is located 5 feet away from my hot water heater. I know times are hard but quit trying to get free stuff by whining. All in cost incldg permit etc. Was this post helpful to you? The price was similar and this would eliminate one oil burner to maintain. Many codes today require an expansion tank be installed with new construction.
Lately I bought a new garage door opener to replace the old burned out one and have Home Depot contractor to install. Was this post helpful to you? Electric water heaters typically cost less than gas units but are more expensive to operate. For someone who does not have training, identifying and fixing any plumbing. It sounds like these people are now experts in quoting install prices. My gas bill has dropped dramatically as well.
Brand: State Installer: myself You'll double the life of a water heater if you replace the anode rod every 6-8 years! Instead we spent all day Friday trying to get an appointment with their service company and now today Monday have gotten a call that they can't come out today but will be here tomorrow morning. Was this post helpful to you? Clearly I got ripped off. Any suggestions on cutting the cost such as buying the unit myself? I believe you get 90 mins but I only needed it for about 45 mins as I live less than 5km away from the store. Lowe's also does water heater sales and installation, but their Whirlpool brand has gotten awful reviews. I'll never use Lowes for an install again. I was satisfied with this and made arrangements to have the unit replaced.
If they're doing their job properly, there wouldn't be any fixes needed at all. After six months of this, I examined the floor with a strong flashlight and noticed that the bottom of the G. They will not take the responsibility. Spent about 15 minutes looking at the leaking unit and said he would submit a full quote. By myself, I was able to get a 50 gal heater in place.
Otherwise you'll need to get a quote from an appliance removal company. Also a lot of the local utility companies offer rebates only on the higher efficiency units. Was this post helpful to you? The 12 year sears models were mostly over that limit though. Make sure the tank is filled before you turn the power back on or you'll burn out the heating elements. That is the Wheatlands store and I will never set my foot in the store. Installation of the valve will not change because i buy it and supply.
They are reliable, affordable, and readily available. I brought the above subject on the over pricing, and his answer was that these are fixed by Home Depot. If you are not familiar with plumbing, electrical work or gas piping and are not physically capable of lifting and moving a water heater, hire a professional. Contact your local Home Depot for more information as the results can vary. If it's pretty clean, you may be good for awhile longer. They said the installer would be in contact with me and that I would pay for it once the installation was complete.
I work for a retailer and we laugh about this type of comment daily. He reaffirmed that his price range was correct. Gas water heaters are less energy-efficient than electric water heaters, but the cost of electricity can still make gas the less expensive choice. I have been told all sorts of conflicting things. It really is absurd the prices you were quoted for the additional parts. Please contact the governing department of your town or city before installation to ensure your paperwork is in order.