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Water Heaters

Servicing Commercial and Residential Water Heater Systems Throughout the Philadelphia Main Line

A consistent, reliable hot water supply is essential to any home or business. Most home and business owners can’t afford to have their water heater malfunction. This plumbing problem can cause severe flooding and water damage, leading to property loss and pricey repairs. The expert plumbers at Benditt Mechanical install, maintain, replace, and repair hot water heaters so you can avoid repercussions.


Common Types of Water Heaters

We proudly service a range of plumbing and HVAC hardware, including repairs for various types of hot water heater systems:

  • Storage Tank Water Heater
    • Water is heated and stored in a large tank
    • Excellent insulation to keep water hot
    • The fixed amount of hot water available correlates with varying tank sizes
  • Tankless Water Heater
    • Uses heating coils instead of a storage tank
    • Heats large amounts of water quickly, making it very efficient
    • Various sizes/capacities (typically, smaller units run on gas while larger units run on electricity)
  • Condensing Water Heater
    • Runs on gas and extracts heat from the exhaust 
    • Also utilizes a storage tank (usually around 55 gallons)
    • Very energy efficient for facilities running on natural gas


Repair & Maintenance for Water Heaters in Philadelphia: Electric, Gas, Tankless, and More

Benditt Mechanical ensures prompt and professional service for all water heater equipment and system types. We have almost fifty years of experience providing Philadelphia residents and businesses with top-notch HVAC and plumbing services. Our decades of experience allow us to recommend the best maintenance methods for your house or facility. Tested, proven techniques guarantee long-lasting function and quality.

Signs You Need Hot Water Heater Repair or Replacement

Flooding from water heater malfunctions can be devastating and costly. In general, homeowners need a water heater replacement every ten years. Since commercial water heaters run constantly, these units may require more frequent maintenance. Assess your hot water heater for any of the signs listed below. Residential or commercial water heaters exhibiting any of these symptoms need immediate attention or repair:

  1. You have to run the tap for more than 60 seconds to get hot water
  2. Leaks, drips, accumulated condensation, or puddles around the water heater
  3. Presence of unpleasant smells or strange noises
  4. Water with a yellow or brown tint; rust-colored water
  5. Collection of debris or sediment at the bottom of your water heater
  6. Your current water heater is more than a decade old
  7. Frequent thermostat misreadings or malfunctions
  8. Your tap produces murky or cloudy water
  9. Increase in number of household members or hot water usage
  10. Your current plumber is on speed dial for repairs and maintenance

Philadelphia-Area Residential & Commercial Water Heater Repair Services from Benditt Mechanical

Benditt Mechanical proudly serves those in Philadelphia and the surrounding regions with professional plumbing services, including:

  • Hot water heater installation
  • Water heater replacement & maintenance
  • Tankless water heater repair
  • Gas water heater repair
  • Electric water heater repair
  • Sewers & drains
  • Water filtration
  • Water damage and flooding
  • And more!

We provide efficient solutions to any residential or commercial plumbing problems within a 20-mile radius of Newtown Square, PA. Contact us today for high-quality installations and efficient repairs for your water heater or other plumbing systems. 

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