Hot Water

Trust us to keep your electric hot water system going, making your everyday life comfortable and convenient.

Schedule your appointment now and let our experts tailor a hot water solution just for you.








    Our Services

    An experienced Paladin technician (electrician, plumber, heat pump technician) can install a new electric hot water system in Australia or repair your existing system.

    Our experience includes:

    Pool Heating installation

    Residential

    Paladin works with internationally recognized brands to deliver expert hot water solutions. Hot water heat pump systems, gas, electric, and/or solar. We repair your existing hot water system or recommend and install efficient alternatives suited to your requirements.

    Swimming Pool Heating installation

    Commercial Properties

    Paladin works with internationally recognized brands to deliver expert hot water solutions. Hot water heat pump systems, gas, electric, and/or solar. We repair your existing hot water system or recommend and install efficient alternatives suited to your requirements.

    Airconditioning installation Houses - Paladin

    Caravan Parks

    Paladin work with internationally recognised brands to deliver expert hot water solutions. Hot water heat pump systems, gas, electric and/or solar. We repair your existing hot water system or recommend and install efficient alternatives suited to your requirements.

    Airconditioning installation Houses

    Hotels

    Paladin work with internationally recognised brands to deliver expert hot water solutions. Hot water heat pump systems, gas, electric and/or solar. We repair your existing hot water system or recommend and install efficient alternatives suited to your requirements.

    Airconditioning installation

    Unit Blocks

    Paladin work with internationally recognised brands to deliver expert hot water solutions. Hot water heat pump systems, gas, electric and/or solar. We repair your existing hot water system or recommend and install efficient alternatives suited to your requirements.

    Sefity Airconditioning installation

    Schools/
    Universities.

    Paladin work with internationally recognised brands to deliver expert hot water solutions. Hot water heat pump systems, gas, electric and/or solar. We repair your existing hot water system or recommend and install efficient alternatives suited to your requirements.

    FAQs

    Why Does My Water Heater Keep Leaking?

    A leaking water heater can result from several reasons, including a corroded tank, loose fittings, or excessive pressure. Corrosion is a common cause, particularly in older units. Over time, rust can weaken the tank, leading to leaks. Loose valves or connections may also permit water to escape. High water pressure can exacerbate these issues. Regular maintenance and timely repairs can prevent and address such leaks.

    What Is the Best Temperature Setting for A Water Heater?

    The recommended water heater temperature setting is typically around 120 degrees Fahrenheit (49 degrees Celsius). This temperature balances between preventing scalding and ensuring hot water for various household needs. However, consider your specific preferences and needs. Lower temperatures conserve energy, while higher settings may be necessary for dishwashers or to ensure a sufficient supply for larger families. Adjusting to find your ideal temperature is advisable.

    How Much Does a Hot water System Installation Cost on Average?

    The cost varies widely depending on factors like system type, location, and complexity. On average, it can range from $500 to $3,000 or more.

    What Considerations Do You Suggest When Sizing a Replacement Water Heater?

    When sizing a replacement water heater, consider your household’s hot water demand, including the number of people, daily usage, and appliances requiring hot water. The tank’s capacity, measured in gallons, should meet these needs. Additionally, assess the space for installation and ensure the energy source (electric, gas, or solar) aligns with your preferences and infrastructure. Consulting a professional can help determine the best fit for your specific requirements.

    What Does the Energy Factor (EF) of a Water Heater Mean?

    The Energy Factor (EF) of a water heater represents its efficiency in converting energy into hot water. A higher EF indicates greater efficiency, meaning more energy is converted to heat, resulting in lower operating costs. It considers various factors, including standby losses and cycling losses. When choosing a water heater, a higher EF is usually more cost-effective in the long run, as it reduces energy consumption and utility bills.

    Is it More Cost-Effective to Repair or Replace a Malfunctioning System?

    This depends on the issue’s severity and the age of your existing system. In some cases, repairs may be a cost-effective short-term solution, but replacement can save on long-term operating costs.