Whether you're upgrading an old gas water heater for a new one or installing a point-of-use tankless water heater for your second bathroom, The Home Depot guarantees your satisfaction.
Our trusted water heater installers will help you find the best water heater (based on your consumption), deliver it, remove your old water heater and install your new one. When it's all done, we'll inspect our work to ensure it meets your expectations and perform a thorough cleanup.
Home Depot Installers specialize in a variety of water heater installations and are best able to determine the right options for your household. Our water heater installation services in Kitchener include:
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Our selection of high-quality brand name and ENERGY STAR® certified water heaters provide hot water to your home in a variety of methods, to fit any need. From traditional tank-type to under-sink mounted point-of-use heaters, no matter where you need it in Kitchener, you’ll always have an efficient hot water solution.
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Water heaters are responsible for heating your water and supplying it to household fixtures and appliances, such as dishwashers, showers, and more. To find the right water heater for your household, it's important to understand the different types of water heaters and features.
Tank water heaters store water and heat it on demand, while tankless water heaters heat the water using coils, without storing it. Both gas and electric water heaters are energy efficient, but the annual savings you experience will vary depending on such factors as local energy rates, water hardness and your consumption level. Tank water heaters are generally less expensive and can accommodate high-demand households, while tankless are more expensive up front, but can reduce your energy usage by around 30 percent.
Storage Tank Water Heater
|Stores water and heats on demand|
|Energy Efficiency is slightly lower than tankless, with an average 20% savings annually|
|Requires considerable storage space for standard 50-gallon tank|
|Must be connected to the main plumbing line of your home|
|Installation can be costly due to labour|
|Typically includes 5 – 10-year warranty (with options for extension)|
Tankless Water Heater
|Heats water on demand without storing water|
|Delivers high energy efficiency consumption with up to 30% savings annually|
|Compact design requires little space and can be wall mounted|
|Can be connected directly to the point of use in your home such as kitchen sink or shower|
|Installation can be less costly if replacing or upgrading an old tankless water heater|
|Typically includes 5 -10-year warranty (with options for extension)|
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The cost of installing a water heater in Kitchener varies by the type of heater as well as the labour required for installation. Gas hot water tank installation is more costly than electric, while tankless water heaters are more costly than storage tank water heaters.
On average, you can expect to pay between $120 - $8300 for replacing a tank water heater (gas or electric). This includes the labour and the cost of the water heater replacement. The average cost of a traditional water heater ranges between $950 - $2,100.
The average cost of a tankless water heater in Kitchener ranges between $2,045 - $5,900.On average, you can expect to pay $3000 for installing a new tankless water heater (parts and labour included).
Factors that can impact the cost of your water heater installation include:
A Home Depot Installer can help you decide which water heater is right for your home and provide you with a free quote.
Our team of expert installers in Kitchener offer a FREE In-Home or Virtual Consultation to help you select the right water heater for your needs. A Home Depot Installer will:
After the assessment the installer can provide you with a quote.
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