Hot Water Tanks

We install quality new hot water tanks and maintain existing ones to greatly extend their lives in your home and business.
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We Have You Covered For Hot Water Tank Repair in Calgary

The importance of a reliable hot water tank can’t be overstated. Whether it’s for a soothing shower, efficient, cleaning, or proper appliance operation hot water is essential. At Tiptop Plumbing and Heating, we specialize in ensuring your hot water tank, whether traditional or tankless, is always performing at its best. We understand the inconvenience and discomfort a malfunctioning hot water tank can cause, which is why we’re dedicated to providing prompt, efficient repair services across Calgary. 


Our Calgary plumbers are adept at diagnosing and fixing any issue, big or small. From routine maintenance to emergency repairs, we handle it all with precision and care. Beyond repairs, we offer expert guidance on choosing and maintaining the right hot water tank for your needs, ensuring long-term performance and efficiency.

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Get the Perfect Hot Water Tank for Your Needs

Choosing the right hot water tank is crucial for meeting your specific needs efficiently. Key factors to consider include: 

  • Tank capacity, ensuring it aligns with your household’s water usage patterns

  • Energy efficiency is another vital aspect, as more efficient models can significantly reduce utility bills over time

  • The type of tank – whether traditional or tankless – also matters, with each offering distinct benefits in terms of space, energy use, and continuous water supply

Additionally, consider the recovery rate, which determines how quickly the tank can replenish hot water. Our experts can guide you through these considerations, helping you find the perfect fit for your home.

What to Expect From Standard Hot Water Tanks

Standard hot water tanks are traditional water heating systems that store and heat water in a large tank. They constantly maintain the water at a set temperature, ensuring a ready supply. Ideal for consistent, high-volume use, they provide reliable hot water on demand.
Relatively Inexpensive Option

Standard hot water tanks are generally more affordable upfront than other types. Their installation and maintenance prices are lower, making them a cost-effective choice for many households.

High Capacity Hot Water Supply

These tanks offer a high water capacity, ideal for homes with substantial hot water needs. They ensure a steady, ample supply of hot water, perfect for larger families or high-demand situations.

Powered By Diverse Energy Sources

Standard hot water tanks are versatile and can run on various energy sources, including gas, electricity, and even solar power, offering flexibility in choosing the most convenient and cost-effective energy option.

Potential Drawbacks of Standard Hot Water Tanks

Need Lots of Space

Standard hot water tanks are sizable and require a significant amount of space for installation. This can be a limitation in homes with smaller utility areas or limited storage space.

Remains in Constant Usage

These tanks continuously heat water, leading to higher energy usage. This constant operation can increase utility bills, especially in homes where hot water demand fluctuates significantly.

Have a Limited Lifespan

Standard hot water tanks typically have a shorter lifespan compared to tankless models. They usually require replacement every 10-15 years, depending on maintenance and water quality.

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What to Expect From a Tankless Water Heater

Tankless water heaters, also known as on-demand water heaters, heat water directly without the need for a storage tank. They provide hot water instantly as it flows through the device, offering energy efficiency and a continuous hot water supply.

Benefits of Tankless Water Heaters

More Energy Efficient

Tankless water heaters are highly energy-efficient as they heat water on demand, reducing energy waste associated with maintaining a constant hot water supply in a tank, leading to lower utility bills.

Compact For Spaces

Their compact size makes tankless heaters ideal for smaller homes and spaces. They can be mounted on walls, freeing up floor space and providing greater installation flexibility compared to standard tanks.

Higher Life Expectancy

Tankless water heaters typically have a longer lifespan, often exceeding 20 years with proper maintenance. This durability makes them a cost-effective choice in the long run despite the higher initial investment.

Potential Drawbacks of Tankless Water Heaters

A Costly Option

Tankless water heaters generally have a higher upfront price compared to traditional tanks. The initial investment includes the unit and potentially more complex installation processes, making it a pricier option initially.

Low Capacity Hot Water Supply

While offering continuous hot water, tankless heaters may struggle to supply large volumes simultaneously. Homes with high hot water demand might experience reduced flow when multiple outlets are used concurrently.

Powered Only By Gas or Electricity

Tankless heaters are limited to gas or electric models. This restricts options for households without access to natural gas or those looking for alternative energy sources like solar power for their hot water needs.

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Save Money & Energy with a Hot Water Tank Replacement in Calgary

Consider upgrading your water heating system when your current tank shows age signs like rust, leaks, or inconsistent heating, especially if it’s over a decade old. A timely upgrade reduces energy use, lowers bills, and ensures reliable hot water. Modern tanks come with enhanced efficiency and features, offering significant benefits. Upgrading is more than fixing issues; it’s an investment in your home’s efficiency and comfort. Enjoy the dual advantages of cost savings and a consistent hot water supply tailored to your specific needs. Enjoy these benefits when you upgrade your hot water system:
  • Improved Energy Efficiency

  • Consistent Hot Water Supply 

  • Reduced Risk of Breakdowns 

  • Increased Comfort 

  • Higher Property Value 

  • Safer Operation 

  • Longer Lifespan

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Choose Tiptop Plumbing & Heating For Hot Water Right Now

Every Calgarian knows the importance of having a water heating system that works. Whether it is for your business or home, Tiptop Plumbing and Heating has been the best source for new hot water tank replacement in Calgary and repairs. 

  • Industry-leading plumbing expertise

  • Transparent and fair pricing

  • A huge selection of water heaters and accessories to choose from

  • Winning customer service

With these principles behind every client visit, we hope to see you the next time you need an upgrade to your hot water system.

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Our rates for hot water tank repair and replacement vary depending on the job’s complexity. We offer transparent pricing and free quotes, so please contact us for a detailed estimate tailored to your specific needs.
Whether repair or replacement is necessary depends on the tank’s condition and age. Repairs can often resolve minor issues, but older tanks or those with significant damage might require replacement for efficiency and reliability.
Typically, repairing a hot water tank can be done within a few hours, while replacement usually takes a day. The exact time depends on the complexity of the job and the type of tank being installed.