Hot Water System Maintenance and Installation

A constant and reliable source of hot water is a necessity in most homes and businesses. If your hot water system isn’t coping, call John Phillips Plumbing. We’ve been installing and repairing hot water systems in the Hunter Valley area, including Maitland, Newcastle, Gosford and more, since 1983.

One way of ensuring an uninterrupted supply of hot water, is to ensure that your system is regularly serviced so that you are aware of issues before they become a problem. Regular servicing may also help your hot water system to last for much longer than it would without maintenance. The licenced plumbers at John Phillips Plumbing can arrange a servicing schedule that meets your needs – give us a call today on (02) 4028 6314.

Types of Hot Water System

If you’re thinking of purchasing a new hot water system, we recommend talking to an expert first about the type of unit that will meet your needs. The wide variety on the market today can be overwhelming; but luckily, we’re familiar with most brands and types. Generally speaking, there are four main types of hot water system that you might consider:

Conventional Storage Water Heaters

These are the traditional style of hot water heater that you might be most familiar with. A large tank reservoir of pre-heated water, ready for use any time.

Tankless / On-Demand Water Heaters

A newer style of hot water heater, these heat water as you need it – no storage reservoir required. If space is limited, a tankless water heater may be for you.

Solar Water Heaters

Heat your water with an unlimited supply of energy from the sun! a gas or electric booster can also be installed to ensure an uninterrupted supply.

Heat Pump Water Heaters

Heat from the outside air is collected and then pumped into the water tank to heat the water.

Hot Water System Emergency Repairs

If your hot water system has stopped producing hot water or sprung a leak, you need an emergency plumber fast! John Phillips Plumbing is experienced in emergency hot water systems repairs, and we offer a 24 hour emergency call-out service to Maitland and other areas in the Hunter Valley region of NSW. Give us a call now on (02) 4028 6314.


We can help you with all of your hot water system installation, maintenance and repair needs.

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