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Dover Water Heater Installation Professionals

Browse these water heater installers with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Dover.

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Reliable Handyman Service
5.0
from 92 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • 107 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Sarah K.
Verified review

Fast, affordable and fixed my water heater without trying to replace unneeded parts. Thanks so much!

Atmosphere HVAC
4.8
from 56 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 64 hires on Thumbtack
Otoniel P.
Verified review

Great service personable and professional. Did install of water heater and clean up after.

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3 Brothers Mechanical
4.7
from 44 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 69 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Erin T.
Verified review

We had a new heating system put in as well as a tankless hot water heater. They also upgraded our electrical panel and put in an electric baseboard in our foyer. The guys were punctual, extremely professional and knowledgeable. I recently had an extremely experienced contactor come through for an unrelated project and he said the work that Three Brothers did was some of the best that he had seen in years. I am more than pleased with the outcome! Highly recommend!

Soumadel HVAC llc
5.0
from 40 reviews
  • 11 years in business
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
Teresa C.
Verified review

Let me first say that I'm a new home owner of a house with a water heating system I know nothing about and it wasn't working in the morning. I called and he offered to come in a couple hours. Meanwhile, I realized I had shut it off because the red shut off switch was next to the kitchen light switch. I turned it on and all was well. He didn't have to fix my system but he did come and schooled me a bit about my system and answered all my questions I wanted to know. He didn't even charge me for coming out on a weekend morning. I will use him again if and when my system needs real repairs.

Prometheus Plumbing
4.7
from 25 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 33 hires on Thumbtack
Luke T.
Verified review

Christian did a fantastic job. His price was right in line with all other responses. He walked me through all the work he was going to do and showed me the work when he was done. He installed our new water heater and an exterior water spigot. What I like about Christian was his thoughtfulness and responsiveness. The guy was texting me while on vacation in FL. I would highly recommend him and Prometheus Plumbing.

  • 26 hires on Thumbtack
Maria S.
Verified review

Lee was responsive, knowledgeable, and kind. He did the routine maintenance on our five year old boiler, that we did not realize we should have been doing annually! We will definitely call him again next year---or sooner if other plumbing needs arise. He also replaced a corroded pipe on our water heater. The timing and price were great! Thank you!

Roberts Heating and Cooling
4.7
from 18 reviews
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
Jenny R.
Verified review

mike and his team did a great job installing my new furnace. liked his job so much continue to work with him for all my heating needs.

Average Guys LLC
4.7
from 17 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
Sam M.
Verified review

Definitely above average guys with above average results! Water heater was installed in a timely manner and the guys were professional and very knowledgeable. Highly recommend!

Hillard Mechanical
4.8
from 16 reviews
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
Mona K.
Verified review

Top man! Did an excellent job replacing my water heater. Very fast and efficient. Extremely reliable and would certainly hire again.

Galeforce Home Services
4.8
from 14 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Lynn & lee C.
Verified review

Galeforce remodeled our main bathroom -put in a new bathtub/shower, vanity, & toilet as well as tiling the vanity area and floor. Their work was perfection - we love our new bathroom! If we had met them earlier - we would have saved time and money on other projects. Vinnie instinctively knows what the cause of a problem is. Our basement had a water leak which was causing a mold issue and he knew right where to look. Years ago a nail had punctured a sewer pipe. He fixed it, replaced the molded wood, and replaced & patched the drywall. We couldn't be happier and would recommend Galeforce to anyone one looking for excellent work, honesty, fair prices, and that step above the rest!

B. Brazil Plumbing & Heating
5.0
from 13 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Matt D.
Verified review

Very responsive and kind. Did a nice job installing my water heater and was upfront about the challenges and costs. He was on time and on budget. Would definitely work with him again.

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CMS Plumbing and Heating
4.9
from 13 reviews
  • 41 years in business
  • 15 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Andy K.
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CMS Plumbing did a great job installing two water valves on the side of my house. They were responsive to all my inquiries and always arrived on time. Thanks Rick for your craftsmanship!

Top Pro
  • 19 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
J S D.
Verified review

Martin is amazing. He replumbed our entire house during a renovation. He was up to date on the new tech, would explain everything he was doing and met the deadlines so we could move back in. On top of this, he also helped my mom with her water heater on short notice!

JCG Plumbing and Heating
4.9
from 10 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Glenn E.
Verified review

Jesse was quick to replace my water heater and explain what was going on. The price was fair as well.. I recommend him for your plumbing needs.

Advanced Plumbing
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Ian H.
Verified review

Keith was knowledgeable and timely. He knew exactly what I needed for a water heater to address my concerns. 10/10 would use again.

  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
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Great work installing water heater

New Hampshire Water Systems
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Haodan L.
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Steven showed up on time, and finished the water heater replacement in 3 hours. Work quality was exceptional, and he spend extra time to answer all the questions I had. Definitely hire him again.

Heat Rite, LLC
5.0
from 4 reviews
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
David P.
Verified review

Mike with Heat Rite has been doing my heating systems for over 12 years. He has done hundreds of homes for me since 2002. I find him to be a very professional heating system installer. He has a great knowledge in multiple different heating systems including forced hot and cold air and forced hot water with radiant, panel radiators and standard base board systems. These heating systems vary with different fuel sources such as propane, natural gas, oil and GEO thermal. He is professional and pays attention to details. On many occasion I have directed my clients to talk directly with him to figure out there heating system needs. He has always warranted his work and stood behind it. I would recommend him to any one looking to install new, replace or repair there heating system. He will work with you to figure out what you need for a heating system. David Patterson - President - Canbury Homes Inc.

  • 12 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Frank S.
Verified review

Steve was out to do an estimate within and hour, work was started promptly at 9am the next day and was done quickly, efficiently and professionally. Make sure your plumber pulls the permits when replacing a gas water heater. I didn't know we needed to, but Steve took care of it!

Pipes Plumbing and Heating
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Ray B.
Verified review

John did an excellent job on installing tankless Navien NPE240A model. He is very professional. Since we did not have hot water, he worked the whole day to finish the job. His price is good too. Overall very good experience. I will hire him again.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
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Dear Valued Customer, We offer a service of removal and installation of electric, propane, and natural gas water heaters. Water heater brand used during installation will be Rheem water heaters. Price of install/removal of the water heater with gallon size and warranty will be discussed over the phone. I hope we will have your business! Sincerely Cody M. Gilbert

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How long is a water heater supposed to last?

Your water heater is an essential part of your home, heating water for showers, dishwashing, laundry and more. On average, a traditional water heater will last 8-12 years. The general consensus is that it’s better to replace your water heater with a new one than to repair one that’s 10 years old or more. Older models are less energy-efficient and thus more costly to run than newer models with better technology. Here are some indicators of when it may be time to replace an old water heater instead of repairing it:

  • Leaks: If leaking is not caused by loose connections, the water may be seeping out through slight fractures in the metal of the tank that have formed over time.
  • Strange noises: Clanking, rumbling and other noises can mean that sediment has formed on the base of your tank, contributing to fissures leaks, and inefficiency.
  • Age: If it’s more than 10 years old, it’s probably time to replace.
  • Discolored or rusty water: Have a pro check it out; if the problem isn’t resolved by draining and cleaning, you’ll want to replace the heater.
  • Lack of hot water: Inconsistent heating and hot water supply that runs out too quickly likely means it’s time for a new unit.

Why is the water in my house not getting hot?

If the water in your house is not getting hot, it may be time for water heater repair. Nationally, the average water heater repair cost ranges between $120 and $200, although prices can range up to $400, depending on the problem and materials. Competent homeowners may also be able to try DIY fixes, whether they have a traditional gas or electric water heater or a tankless gas or electric heater. Troubleshooting the different issues that can arise with each of the styles requires some knowledge of how they operate and what red flags to look out for. For a natural gas water heater, the first step is to check whether the pilot light has gone out. It’s important to follow the manufacturer’s directions if you want to relight it yourself. If you smell gas, stop everything and call your gas company — the smell could signal a dangerous gas leak. If your household’s water is not getting hot enough, you can try increasing the temperature on the water heater’s front dial above the standard setting of 120 degrees; for safety, always turn off electricity to the unit before adjusting temperatures. If you keep running out of hot water, your household may simply need a higher-capacity water heater, so consider upgrading. Quick professional fixes include replacing the thermostat or heating elements and cleaning and repairing the thermocouple.

How much does it cost to install a hot water heater?

You’ll know when it’s time to install a new water heater. Water heater installation costs average between $360 and $780 nationally, with rates increasing depending on the project. The total project cost will be higher when you include the cost of the heater itself. Select your new water heater based on the number of occupants in your home and the number of gallons of capacity you’ll need. Installation costs can vary based on the type of water heater you are removing and the type you are installing, any necessary repairs, regional cost of labor, and whether disposal of the old heater is included. Natural gas water heaters retail on average between $650 and $900 for standard models. Electric water heaters range between $300 and $700 for standard models. Tankless electric water heaters retail on average between $250 and $700 for standard models. Tankless gas water heaters retail on average between $200 and $1,300.

A company may charge approximately $1,000 to replace a 50-gallon tank-style electric water heater (not including any upgrades required by building codes). Replacing a gas-powered water heater might cost $1,100 (not including code upgrades). Some companies roll the disposal of an old heater into the overall cost of the new water heater installation. Other professionals charge an additional removal fee that can range from $35 to $150.

How much does it cost to fix a hot water heater?

Nationally, the average water heater repair cost ranges between $120 and $200, although prices can range up to $400 or more. Water heater repair costs will depend on the type of water heater you have (tankless, electric, natural gas, etc.), the source of the problem, the cost for new parts, and labor rates in your area. Common water heater issues include problems with the thermocouple, thermostat, heating element and leaks. Most standard electric water heaters have two thermostats and two elements. One example for the cost to replace a bad thermostat is $185 for parts and labor. Replacing both the thermostat and the heating element could cost approximately $150-$200. The thermocouple is a safety device that senses when the pilot light is burning and signals the gas valve to close if the pilot light goes out. If your thermocouple is bad or corroded, the average cost to clean and repair it could be between $350 and $400. If your water heater has started to leak, it is usually more cost-effective to invest in a new water heater than to repair it, unless you’re covered by a warranty.

How much does it cost to install a tankless hot water heater?

Tankless water heaters usually cost more to install than traditional tanks, because many homes need to be retrofitted to accommodate the new system. Tankless electric water heaters retail on average between $150 and $1,200, and tankless natural gas water heaters retail between $200 and $1,300 on average. The lower prices ($150-$250) are generally for point-of-use tankless heaters that can be installed to boost hot water in high-demand areas such as the bathroom or kitchen sink. Tankless water heaters designed to heat whole homes usually start under $300 at the low end and go up to $1,400 or more. Pricing for whole-home varies with the heater’s technology and features. Nationally, standard water heater installation costs average $360-$780, but tankless water heater installation costs may range from $400 to $1,000, depending on the work needed. Some perks of tankless water heaters are that they have nearly double the life expectancy of traditional water heaters and are generally more cost-efficient. Homeowners may be able to save $100 or more per year on their utility bills with an Energy Star approved tankless heater, depending on how much hot water they use.

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