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Water Heaters in Ellis County

Lowest Cost Ellis County Water Heater Repair & Installation

Aptera's professional, experienced pros can tackle any issue with your water heater in Ellis County with quick repairs or replacement units. When your water goes cold, you see discolored water from the tap or hear clanking sounds from your heater, our experts are ready with same day water heater repair in Ellis County for both businesses and homeowners. Get started now or read below to see what it takes to become an Aptera partner and learn more.

At one point or another, burned out elements, sediment buildup, faulty thermostats, defective thermocouple, blocked vents, dip tube damage or a broken pressure relief valve will have you calling a repairman. Proper care, maintenance and selecting the right unit for your property all help reduce these occurrences. Aptera phone screened professionals are trained for every type of repair needed for all major brands and are ready 7 days a week.

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Comparing Types of Water Heaters in Waxahachie, Midlothian and Ennis, TX

Recent changes in the National Appliance Energy Conservation Act have increased the energy efficiency standards for residential water heating with gas, oil or electricity—meaning new water heaters will produce hot water using fewer resources. In addition to improvements made to models with conventional water storage tanks, consumers also have solar-powered, tankless, and combination space heater/water heater models to consider.

Conventional Storage Tank Water Heaters

Conventional water heaters act as a holding tank for heated water. Cold water flows into the tank and is heated by the fuel source (usually gas or electric). The water sits in the tank where it is monitored by a thermostat and kept hot until there is a call for it from a connected tap.

ProsCons
  • Multiple fuel options
  • Initial purchase is affordable
  • Simple design is easy to repair or replace
  • Wasted energy due to standby heating
  • Storage tank can be large/bulky
  • Lifespan shorter than tankless heaters

Fuel Type and Energy Efficiency

Conventional water heaters are most often fueled by natural gas or electricity. Models that utilize natural gas are less expensive to operate. LP and oil-fueled models are also available. Conventional models must meet the new EF (Energy Factor) standard of .62 or above, depending on the tank size and fuel source.

On Demand/Tankless Water Heaters in Ellis County

In a tankless unit, water is heated by electric coils or a gas burner as it moves through the heat exchanger.

ProsCons
  • Small size gives more installation options
  • Can last up to twice as long as a conventional model
  • Less wasted energy, only heating minimum amount of water necessary
  • Difficult to heat water for 3+ taps at once
  • Initial investment is higher than conventional models

Fuel Type and Energy Efficiency

Tankless models, like their traditional counterpart, can be fueled by natural gas, LP gas, oil, or electric. These models have an EF standard of .82 or greater.

Solar Water Heater

Using the sun’s natural rays absorbed by roof mounted panels as a power source, solar water heaters in Ellis County are the most environmentally friendly option available. Electricity from the power grid acts as a back-up so you never go without hot water.

solar water heater diagram
ProsCons
  • Free to operate, weather permitting
  • Gas or electric is used less often to heat water (backup only), resulting in lower bills
  • Most expensive upfront costs
  • Repairs and maintenance for “extra” parts could be costly

Fuel Type and Energy Efficiency

The SEF (Solar Energy Factor) standard is equal to or greater than 1.2 for a natural gas backup unit, 1.8 for an electric backup unit.

Coil Space Heater/Water Heater Combinations

Combination units use the heat produced by the home’s space heating system and a heat exchanger to produce hot water. Hot water is stored in a tank until there is a call from the tap.

ProsCons
    High efficiency units could lower monthly bills Multiple fuel options
  • Installation is lengthier/more complicated
  • Retrofitting could be costly

Fuel Type and Energy Efficiency

Working in combination with your home’s heating space heating source, both units utilize the same fuel. The EF standards are similar to traditional tank units; however, because most combination heaters are high-efficiency they will likely exceed the rated EF standards.

How To Get the Best Water Heater Contractor in Waxahachie, Midlothian and Ennis

When your home has no hot water, your instinct is to work with the contractor who can get to you the fastest. However, taking just a few minutes to find the pro who asks questions, listens to your answers and educates you on your options will save time, money and headaches.

corroded water heater

You Ask We Answer

How Often Do I Need Service?

Regular inspections and annual flushing can prevent sudden, costly repairs.

It is Making a Lot of Noise But is Still Functioning, Do I Need to Worry Right Now?

This is usually an indication of sediment in the water tank. While you may still have hot water, it is not running as efficiently as it could. Having the tank drained and serviced will improve efficiency and could extend the life of your heater.

Does a Leaking Water Heater Have to be Replaced?

Yes, in most cases a leaking tank means cannot be patched. If a loose fitting is causing the leak however, it might be repairable.

How Long Will My Water Heater Last?

Depending on the model, most will last between 6 and 15 years, though 20 years is not uncommon with regular maintenance and parts replacement.

What Does the Warranty Cover?

This varies by manufacturer, but typically the warranty includes all parts and labor to repair or replace defective parts for the first full year from the date of installation. After the first year, the warranty usually provides coverage for the replacement of defective parts, but does not pay for the labor associated with installing the parts.

Are You Insured?

Liability insurance and workers’ compensation policies protect you from financial obligations stemming from damages or injuries that may occur while a contractor is working on your project. Ask the contractor for a certificate of insurance with you listed as the additional insured (your contractor can obtain this from the insurance agency at no additional cost).

Is a Permit Required For a New Installation?

Yes you need a permit to ensure installation is up to the municipality’s building codes. Aptera installation experts will explain the permit process and obtain the proper permit for you.

Tips for Reducing Your Water Heating Costs

Monthly heating costs can vary greatly depending on the age and model of your water heater, the fuel source used and the amount of hot water you use each day. Reduce waste and your costs by following the guidelines below:

For more details on energy efficiency requirements go to the US Department of Energy www1.eere.energy.gov/buildings/appliance_standards or the PHCC.

Ellis County Cities Served

Water Heaters Waxahachie, TX

Waxahachie Appliance Repair

105 W Jefferson St
Waxahachie, TX 75165

A Step Up Plumbing

Po Box 426
Waxahachie, TX 75168

Air Clinic Of Ellis County, Llc

Po Box 805
Waxahachie, TX 75168

Appliance Connection-wxhch

811 Ferris Ave
Waxahachie, TX 75165

Mr Appliance


Waxahachie, TX 75165

Links Renovations

116 Postoak Drive
Waxahachie, TX 75165

Waxahachie Water Heaters Costs:

Waxahachie water heater installation costs $884, water heater repair costs $517.

Water Heaters Midlothian, TX

King Service Company

2037 Highridge Lane
Midlothian, TX 76065

The Repair Man Hvac, Llc

811 South Clinton Lane
Midlothian, TX 76065

Midlothian Water Heaters Costs:

Midlothian water heater installation costs $1,075, water heater repair costs $629.

Water Heaters Ennis, TX

Ennis Water Heaters Costs:

Ennis water heater installation costs $1,020, water heater repair costs $597.

Water Heaters Red Oak, TX

Circle L Services

103 Forest Brook Street
Red Oak, TX 75154

Red Oak Water Heaters Costs:

Red Oak water heater installation costs $1,142, water heater repair costs $669.

Water Heaters Ferris, TX

Ferris Water Heaters Costs:

Ferris water heater installation costs $892, water heater repair costs $522.

Water Heaters Palmer, TX

Palmer Water Heaters Costs:

Palmer water heater installation costs $1,023, water heater repair costs $599.

Water Heaters Italy, TX

Italy Water Heaters Costs:

Italy water heater installation costs $1,007, water heater repair costs $590.

Water Heaters Maypearl, TX

Maypearl Water Heaters Costs:

Maypearl water heater installation costs $1,069, water heater repair costs $626.

Water Heaters Milford, TX

Milford Water Heaters Costs:

Milford water heater installation costs $892, water heater repair costs $522.

Water Heaters Bardwell, TX

Bardwell Water Heaters Costs:

Bardwell water heater installation costs $1,133, water heater repair costs $663.

Waxahachie Appliance Repair

105 W Jefferson St
Waxahachie, TX 75165

A Step Up Plumbing

Po Box 426
Waxahachie, TX 75168

Air Clinic Of Ellis County, Llc

Po Box 805
Waxahachie, TX 75168

Appliance Connection-wxhch

811 Ferris Ave
Waxahachie, TX 75165

Mr Appliance


Waxahachie, TX 75165

Links Renovations

116 Postoak Drive
Waxahachie, TX 75165

King Service Company

2037 Highridge Lane
Midlothian, TX 76065

The Repair Man Hvac, Llc

811 South Clinton Lane
Midlothian, TX 76065

Circle L Services

103 Forest Brook Street
Red Oak, TX 75154
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Water Heater Installation in Ellis County, TX

Water Heater Installation Ellis County, TX

Water Heater Repair in Ellis County, TX

Water Heater Repair Ellis County, TX

Tankless Water Heater Installation in Ellis County, TX

Tankless Water Heater Installation Ellis County, TX

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Ellis County Water Heater Installation

Water Heater Installation in Ellis County

Average Cost: $879
Starting At: $476

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CityAvg. CostLow CostHigh Cost
Bardwell $1,133$558$1,355
Ennis $1,020$519$1,759
Ferris $892$552$1,390
Forreston $1,131$577$1,555
Italy $1,007$478$1,575
Maypearl $1,069$577$1,698
Midlothian $1,075$535$1,527
Milford $892$572$1,354
Palmer $1,023$551$1,694
Red Oak $1,142$516$1,572
Waxahachie $884$528$1,781
Ellis County Water Heater Repair

Water Heater Repair in Ellis County

Average Cost: $515
Starting At: $131

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CityAvg. CostLow CostHigh Cost
Bardwell $663$153$1,007
Ennis $597$143$1,306
Ferris $522$152$1,033
Forreston $662$158$1,155
Italy $590$131$1,170
Maypearl $626$159$1,261
Midlothian $629$147$1,134
Milford $522$157$1,006
Palmer $599$151$1,258
Red Oak $669$142$1,167
Waxahachie $517$145$1,323
Ellis County Tankless Water Heater Installation

Tankless Water Heater Installation in Ellis County

Average Cost: $1,040
Starting At: $277

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CityAvg. CostLow CostHigh Cost
Bardwell $1,339$325$2,551
Ennis $1,206$303$3,311
Ferris $1,054$322$2,617
Forreston $1,337$336$2,928
Italy $1,191$279$2,965
Maypearl $1,264$336$3,197
Midlothian $1,270$312$2,874
Milford $1,054$333$2,550
Palmer $1,210$321$3,188
Red Oak $1,350$300$2,959
Waxahachie $1,045$308$3,352
Ellis County Solar Water Heater Installation

Solar Water Heater Installation in Ellis County

Average Cost: $1,072
Starting At: $281

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CityAvg. CostLow CostHigh Cost
Bardwell $1,381$329$2,880
Ennis $1,244$307$3,738
Ferris $1,087$326$2,954
Forreston $1,379$341$3,305
Italy $1,228$282$3,347
Maypearl $1,304$341$3,609
Midlothian $1,310$316$3,244
Milford $1,087$338$2,878
Palmer $1,248$325$3,599
Red Oak $1,392$304$3,340
Waxahachie $1,077$312$3,784