Water Heater Installation, Repair & Replacement

Replacing a hot water heater is always an emergency plumbing project. Our plumbing contractors in Salem County know you need hot water today, not a few days from now. We repair, replace and install both tank and tankless water heaters. Our local plumbers are experts in gas and electric hot water heaters and service all major brands. They are licensed with the State of New Jersey, are insured, and have years of experience.

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24 hour Emergency Plumbing Services

We offer 24 hour emergency hot water heater repair and replacement

Our Hot Water Heater Service Area

Best Hot Water Repair Contractors Near Me

You can rely on Salem County Home Services water heater repair companies to find the top plumbing contractors near your home or business in Salem County, NJ.

How Much Does a Water Heater Cost?

Water Heater Repair Cost?


Tank or tankless water heater repair cost between $200 to $800 to repair, with an average cost of $450.


Cost To Replace or Install a Hot Water Heater?

Installing or replacing a water heater is a project that’s best left to the pros. However, it’s important to understand gas, electric and tankless water heater prices.


The average cost to replace a hot water heater in Salem County, NJ is between $600-2000 based on size, type, and brand. 


Water heater prices vary as there are several models you can choose from, including standard tanked and tankless water heaters, as well as gas and electric water heaters. You also have the option to install a propane, natural gas or heat pump water heater.


Gas water heaters typically cost a little more to install than electric hot water heaters. Electric water heaters have lower initial costs, but they cost more to operate.


A tankless water heater will cost you anywhere from  $700-$2,000. This cost estimate includes both tankless electric and gas water heaters.

Water Heater Prices by Size

  • 30 gallon $400-$1,700
  • 40 gallon $500-$2,000
  • 50 gallon $600-$2,500


Read more about “Selecting the Right Size Water Heater.”


You may pay slightly more for emergency service, weekend or late-night repair work, plus charges for repair parts, supplies, and the service call itself. Many of our plumbers offer maintenance agreements on water heaters, saving you money.

Common Water Heater Replacement Sizes

Common water heater tank sizes range from 30 gallon, to 100 gallon. The amount of your water needs depends on peak usage times and other factors, like family size, how you use water and your appliances that use water. See our article here on water heater sizes.


Common Hot Water Heater Q & A

How long is a water heater supposed to last?

Your water heater is an important part of your home’s comfort system, heating water for showers, dishwashing, laundry and more. How long will it last? On average, a traditional water heater will last 8-12 years.


Is a permit required to install a hot water heater?

While some areas may not require a permit to install a hot water heater, chances are you live in an area that does. Our plumbers hand the permits for you.


How long does it take to install a water heater?

For our  licensed plumbers, it should take 2-3 hours to remove an existing water heater and install a new one.


Can I install a water heater myself?

Leave this job to a professional plumber, which is also recommended because your warranty and local building codes may require it. Gas and electricity are nothing to play with. 

Water Heater Brands We Repair & Replace

  • A.O. Smith
  • General Electric
  • Kenmore
  • Rheem
  • Whirlpool
  • Bradford-White
  • Rinnai
  • State
  • Bosch
  • EcoSmart

And more!

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