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Water Heater Installation

Water Heater Installation


About A1 Handyman Water Heater Installation Services

The water heater is an essential household appliance, ensuring that the family can have a steady and reliable supply of hot water for their daily usage needs. Therefore, it is an absolute pain to have to deal with a malfunctioning water heater. One of the conveniences of hiring a handyman is that you can get reliable water heater services to deal with all kinds of problems with your water heater. For example, the professional handyman that you hire from A1 Handyman Singapore can help to recommend a new water heater that fits your needs.

7 Signs That You Need To Install A New Water Heater


A water heater is crucial to any Singaporean household as it provides a steady and reliable supply of hot water. The importance of proper water heater installation should therefore not be understated, since provides a safer user experience and minimizes future risks. That said, there are 7 common water heater issues that could necessitate a replacement, which we have listed below:

Water Is Not Hot

A major reason why your water heater is not heating up the water properly is that its heating element is faulty. If you are using a storage water heater, it could also be that the storage capacity is insufficient to meet your family’s needs.

Water Is Too Hot

If the water from your water heater is too hot, it could be due to a faulty thermostat. The overheating of water can be very dangerous, inducing scalds or even the building up of pressure. If adjusting the temperature controls does not solve the issue, you should engage professional water heater services as soon as possible.

Water Is Discolored

Discolored water can be an indicator of corrosion within your water heater. Do not consume the water and seek professional assistance immediately. The specialists will identify the cause of the discolored water and recommend the necessary fixes.

Water Pressure Is Low

There are ways of detecting a plumbing leak, which can contribute to low water pressure from your water heater. When that happens, acquire professional plumbing services for a quick fix. If you feel that the water pressure is still too low, please check with your town council and they will advise or send a technician over to check.

Water Heater Leaks

A water heater leak usually indicates that either the structural integrity of the water heater has been compromised, or that there is loose plumbing somewhere. Identifying the root cause of the issue will determine the course of action that should be taken.

Water Heater Smells Bad

Smelly water is typically caused by bacterial growth inside the storage tank. A possible treatment would be a tank flush. The tank should also be chemically treated regularly to eradicate future bacterial growth.

Water Heater Is Hissing

If your water heater hisses during or immediately after use, it could be that the pressure release valve is faulty. Engage a water heater professional to assess the situation and advise if a water heater replacement is necessary.

Types of Water Heater

There are some differences between storage water heaters and instant water heaters that you might want to look into when selecting a model to replace your water heater.

Storage Water Heater

A storage water heater heats and stores the hot water in its storage tank for future use. This means that, as long as you have enough hot water stored, you will always have a reliable supply of hot water even in the event of a power failure.

Instant Water Heater

An instant water heater takes up less space than a storage water heater since it does not store water in a tank. As such, it consumes less energy and requires less piping. An instant water heater is more suitable for families with a lower water consumption rate.

Multipoint Water Heaters

One of the benefits of multipoint water heater installation is that you only need to install one unit to supply hot water to multiple points in your home, like your common toilet and your master toilet. This is more cost effective than having to install multiple units. However, you may experience a lower water pressure when both units are being used at the same time.

Installing/Replacing Your Water Heater

When you have decided on your ideal water heater from our in-house water heater catalogue or follow a water heater buying guide, you will want to prepare for the subsequent installation/replacement. Learning about the 4 ways to prepare for a water heater installation/replacement can allow you to better inspect while the handyman is doing the installation.

Turn Off The Electricity Supply To The Water Heater

This can help to prevent a short circuit from happening while the installation/replacement is taking place.

Ensure Adequate Ventilation

Good ventilation is necessary to help vent the steam and dust vapor that may be produced during water heater installation/replacement.

Installing/Replacing Your Water Heater

Drain The Water Heater Tank

If you are using a storage water heater, you can drain the remaining hot water so as to prevent scalding and other related accidents from occurring.

Plan For Electrical Access

Vacate the nearest electrical access point to your toilet(s) so that the handyman can more easily power-up the equipment they need to install/replace your water heater.

Some of the quick fixes above may be too complicated to attempt. If you require water heater installation/replacement, you need to find a professional handyman near you, like one from A1 Handyman Singapore to make sure that the job is done properly.

What Do We Offer?

When it comes to providing quality support for water heater installation/replacement in Singapore, A1 Handyman Singapore provides customers with affordable and convenient solutions. Our technicians have ample experience in dealing with all kinds of water heaters so you can be well assured that you will be receiving top quality handyman works when you hire our support.

Our Exclusive Partnership With Water Heater City

Water Heater City Singapore offers complete water heater services for both storage and instant water heater tanks including water heater installation and replacement, and water heater leak. We can provide the supply and installation or replacement of Singapore’s most popular water heater brands like Ariston water heater, Rheem water heater, Joven water heater, 707 water heater, Rubine water heater, and Champs water heater. If required, we are also able to open a false ceiling, patch it back up and paint it to restore it to its original condition.

We have over 10 years of experience in the installation of water heaters and have done hundreds of water heater installation cases for landed, condo, and HDB, including complete one-stop installation above false ceilings, plastering, and resealing false ceilings. We are a highly recommended Water Heater Services Company in Singapore, with many delighted customers and reviews over the years on Google and Facebook. WhatsApp us at +65 8241 0032 for transparent quotations and honest pricing for all your water heater needs. We also provide fast and efficient service to solve any of your water heater needs!


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