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Water Heater Services in Alexandria, VA

Want to save money on your Alexandria, VA, electric bill while also helping the environment? Start with your water heater. Water heaters are the second highest energy users in your home. Caffi Services installs, repairs, and maintains all types of water heaters to keep your household up and running.

Learn about cost-saving water heater options and maintenance by contacting Caffi Services today.

What Is a Water Heater & Why Is It Necessary?

Water heaters are common appliances in most homes. Often found in basements or laundry rooms, water heaters come in tank or tankless forms and are tasked with supplying you with hot water 24/7. The most widely used design boasts a large, insulated storage tank that holds between 30 and 80 gallons of heated water. The heated water is funneled through pipes to where you need it in your home for your showering, bathing, dishwashing, and laundry needs.

What Are the Different Kinds of Water Heaters?

Options for water heaters include:

  • Traditional (heated by natural gas, liquid propane, oil, or electricity)
  • Tankless
  • Solar-powered
  • Electric heat pump and hybrid
  • Condensing
  • Commercial

The American companies holding the largest market share in the water heater manufacturing industry include: A.O. Smith Corporation, Rheem Manufacturing Company, and Bradford White Corporation.

Contact us today to learn more about your options for water heater installation or replacement in Alexandria.

What Water Heater Services Are Available from Caffi Services?

We install, repair, and maintain all types of water heaters, including traditional storage tanks and tankless models powered by natural gas or electricity. We offer the following water heater services in Alexandria, VA:

  • Water heater repair: Water heaters work hard in your home. We can help with leaks, broken gaskets, loose heating element bolts, stuck valves, overheating, unbalanced water pressure, faulty temperature, pressure relief valves, and more!
  • Water heater replacement: Wondering if it is time to replace your water heater? Consider the age of your unit. Water heaters that are more than 10 years old may need to be replaced (depending on how you maintained it). Properly maintained water heaters can last up to 12 years. Tankless can go for 20+. Review your warranty for the most accurate timelines.
  • Water heater maintenance: Our technicians provide annual water heater maintenance that will extend the life of your unit by flushing the system, cleaning air intake filters, inspecting and adjusting electrical connections, and removing mineral buildup.
  • Water heater installation: Caffi Services installs energy-efficient water heaters with warranty coverage that will give you peace of mind. Our top-of-the-line products are only available from licensed plumbers who can complete the installation quickly and efficiently.

It’s never too late to service your water heater and help get it in tip-top shape. Contact us today to schedule a water heater tune-up in Alexandria.

Frequently Asked Questions About Water Heaters

How do I know that I need a new water heater?
Signs to watch out for include the age of your unit (10-12 years for traditional systems), that you are getting a reliable supply of hot water, that water isn’t showing discoloration (from sediment or rust), and that you don’t have any leaks around the water heater tank.

How do tankless water heaters work differently than regular water heaters?
A traditional water heater has a tank with 30-80 gallons of hot water. The tank keeps this water at the temperature you have set on the tank (around 120 degrees). As the tank empties from use, it refills with cold water and you must wait for it to reheat. A tankless water heater has no storage tank. Water is heated on demand as you need it, supplying you with constant, hot water. Since it doesn’t have to keep the tank of water hot and ready for use all the time, it uses much less energy. And less space.

What can I do to make my water heater last longer?
Take care of your investment by committing to routine care and maintenance. Annual tune-ups are suggested to extend the life span of your water heater.

Schedule Your Alexandria, VA Water Heater Consultation Today

Don’t wait for a water heater emergency. Call Caffi Services today to discuss water heater installation or replacement services. Water heater installation or replacement in Alexandria is made easy when you partner with Caffi Services. We are a full-service plumbing company with over 50 years of experience. You can trust our friendly, highly trained plumbers to get the job done right.

To schedule services with Caffi Services, please contact us today. We serve Northern VA, including Arlington, Alexandria, Fairfax, and McLean.

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We keep the environment in mind by
installing energy-efficiency HVAC systems,
providing chemical-free drain cleaning,
and renovating with eco-friendly building
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Workmanship & Parts Guaranteed

With our 100% satisfaction guarantee,
you can count on us to stand behind
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Convenient
Appointment Times

We schedule service visits in four-hour
windows to help us accommodate
emergencies that may arise. For your
convenience, our technicians will call
you when they’re on their way so you
know when to expect them.

Same Day Service

Emergencies can’t wait. If you have a
stopped-up toilet or broken furnace,
give us a call for same-day, 24/7 service.

Why

Choose Us

Licensed, bonded & Insured

We have all the necessary certifications to operate in the state of Virginia.

Free In-Home Estimates

Looking to install a new air conditioner? Interested in starting a kitchen remodel? We’ll provide an honest, upfront estimate to help you make an informed decision.

Environmentally friendly solutions

We keep the environment in mind by installing energy-efficiency HVAC systems, providing chemical-free drain cleaning, and renovating with eco-friendly building materials.

Workmanship & Parts Guaranteed

With our 100% satisfaction guarantee, you can count on us to stand behind our work every step of the way.

Convenient
Appointment Times

We schedule service visits in four-hour windows to help us accommodate emergencies that may arise. For your convenience, our technicians will call you when they’re on their way so you know when to expect them.

Same Day Service

Emergencies can’t wait. If you have a stopped-up toilet or broken furnace, give us a call for same-day, 24/7 service.