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S.E. Tradesmen Plumbing and Gas
Certified Veteran Owned Plumbing Company

Water Heaters

Do you need a new water heater?

Water Heaters

Looking for a reliable, local plumbing company to install a new water heater in your home or business? Look no further than our expert team at S.E. Tradesmen. A veteran-owned, local Pensacola plumbing company built by master plumbers!

With years of experience in the plumbing industry, our skilled technicians specialize in water heater installation services that are prompt, professional, and affordable. We understand that hot water is essential to your daily routine, which is why we are committed to providing you with the best possible service and the highest quality products on the market.

Our team will work with you every step of the way to ensure that your new water heater is installed quickly and efficiently, with minimal disruption to your home or business. We offer a wide range of water heater options to suit your specific needs, including tankless and traditional tank models, as well as energy-efficient and eco-friendly options.

At S.E. Tradesmen, we are dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and ensuring that all of our clients are satisfied with the work we do. Our team is available 24/7 for emergency repairs and we offer free estimates on all of our services.

Don’t let a faulty water heater disrupt your daily routine. Call S.E. Tradesmen today to schedule your water heater installation and experience the peace of mind that comes with working with a reliable, professional plumbing company.

Storage Tank Water Heaters

Storage tank water heater

A water heater is a device used to heat and store hot water for use in homes and businesses. There are two main types of water heaters: tankless and tank-based. Tank-based water heaters store and heat a large volume of water in a tank and are the most common type of water heater. Tankless water heaters, on the other hand, heat water on demand and do not require a storage tank.

To ensure that your water heater operates effectively and efficiently, it’s important to take care of it properly. Here are some tips for maintaining your water heater:

  1. Regularly check the temperature setting: Set your water heater temperature to around 120°F to prevent scalding and reduce energy consumption.
  2. Drain the tank periodically: Over time, sediment can build up in the bottom of the tank, reducing efficiency and causing damage. Draining the tank periodically can help to remove sediment and prolong the life of your water heater.
  3. Insulate your tank: Insulating your water heater tank can reduce heat loss and save energy.
  4. Check the pressure relief valve: The pressure relief valve is a safety feature that prevents the tank from exploding. Regularly checking the pressure relief valve to ensure that it’s functioning properly can help to prevent accidents.
  5. Schedule professional maintenance: It’s important to have your water heater professionally inspected and maintained at least once a year to ensure that it’s functioning properly and to address any potential issues.

 

By following these tips, you can help to prolong the life of your water heater and ensure that it operates efficiently and effectively.

Heat-Pump Water Heaters

Heat Pump Water Heater

Heat pump water heaters are a type of water heater that use electricity to move heat from the air to heat water. They are highly energy-efficient and can save up to 60% on water heating costs compared to traditional electric water heaters.

Heat-pumps work by extracting heat from the air or ground using a refrigerant and compressor system, and then transferring that heat to the water in the storage tank. Because they don’t generate heat directly, they use significantly less electricity than traditional electric water heaters.

In addition to their energy efficiency, heat-pumps also have a number of other benefits. They typically have longer lifespans than traditional water heaters, require less maintenance, and can help to improve indoor air quality by reducing the amount of moisture in the air.

However, there are some drawbacks to heat-pumps to consider. They are generally more expensive to purchase and install than traditional water heaters, and they may not work as well in colder climates where the air temperature is consistently below freezing. Additionally, because they rely on heat from the air or ground, they may take longer to heat water than traditional water heaters.

Overall, heat-pumps can be a great option for those looking to reduce their energy consumption and save money on their water heating bills. However, it’s important to consider the initial cost and other factors before making a decision on which type of water heater to install.

There are also valuable tax credits and rebates available for heat-pumps.

Tankless Water Heaters

SET Tankless water heater WEBP

Tankless water heaters, also known as on-demand water heaters, are a type of water heater that heat water directly without the use of a storage tank. When a hot water tap is turned on, cold water travels through a pipe into the unit, where a gas burner or electric element heats the water on demand.

One of the main advantages of tankless water heaters is their energy efficiency. Because they don’t need to constantly heat and maintain a large volume of water in a storage tank, they use less energy than traditional water heaters. This can result in significant energy savings over time.

Another benefit of tankless water heaters is their compact size. Because they don’t require a large storage tank, they can be installed in a variety of locations, including small closets and under sinks.

However, there are also some potential drawbacks to consider. Tankless water heaters can have higher upfront costs than traditional water heaters, and they may not be able to provide hot water to multiple fixtures at once. Additionally, they may require more maintenance than traditional water heaters, and may not be suitable for areas with hard water, which can cause mineral buildup in the unit.

Overall, tankless water heaters can be a great option for those looking to save energy and space in their homes or businesses. However, it’s important to consider the upfront costs, potential limitations, and maintenance requirements before deciding if a tankless water heater is the right choice for your needs.

When to call a plumber?

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With all the options available to you today it can be overwhelming. Most people have too much on their plate to worry about coming home to no hot water or worse, a flooded room in their home.

At S.E. Tradesmen, we’re not just another plumbing company that sends you a low-paid employee who just wants to collect a check. We’re master tradesmen who take pride in our work and not only know it but live it.

We can help you decide what’s the best option for your family’s needs and work with your budget.

If you need a new water heater or have questions about your existing system and the options you have, pick up the phone and call us at 850-738-2023 or schedule on our website.