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For all your hot water system needs

Need a Hot Water System in Adelaide? Sharpe Services has 40 years of experience in servicing, repairing, replacement and supply and install of hot water systems in Adelaide. Our service extends to all the renown hot water heater brands that include those of Bosch, Rheem, Rinnai, Vulcan, Saxon, EvoHeat, Quantum and more. We specialize in various types of hot water systems, comprising of electric, gas, solar and heat pump systems.

Why use Sharpe Services for your hot water service?

>> Get a FREE Hot Water System Quote – call us on 08 7150 1621 or Book now

>> Up Front Pricing – No hidden cost. Our prices are competitive and transparent.

>> We cover all suburbs in Adelaide.

>> We offer a full warranty.

>> Our job is to keep your house clean and tidy. We remove the old hot water tank for FREE.

>> We supply, install, service, repair, and replace most Hot Water System brands.

Sharpe Services Master Plumbers of South Australia

We are Master Plumbers in Adelaide.

The Master Plumbers Association of South Australia Inc is a Membership Association, Group Training Company and a Registered Training Organisation based in South Australia, to promote the on-going protection of community, health and safety through the provision of quality plumbing services.

Sharpe Services' fully stocked plumbing, electrical, gas, air conditioning and solar vans

SERVICE • REPAIR • UPGRADE • SUPPLY & INSTALL

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Types of Hot Water Systems for Adelaide

GAS

ELECTRIC

SOLAR

HEAT PUMPS

How to choose the best hot water system?

There are many aspects to consider, firstly you need to identify the system that will suit your home and lifestyle needs in order to choose the correct Hot Water System and Brand.

The main decisions you need to make include:

Where do you want to install the hot water systems (eg. inside, outside or on the roof etc)?

  • What type of hot water system do you want (eg. gas, electric, instant etc)
  • Do you have Solar?

Sharpe Plumbing Services is a valuable source for advice when finding the ideal hot water system for you. If you have any questions, one of our friendly staff will be happy to walk you through the decision-making process.

The advantages and disadvantages of the different hot water systems:

We often find that people want to make a decision based on urgency or a quick cheap changeover option, rather than taking time to ensure that they get the correct system. 

Sharpe Services has various means and ways to ensure that you get your hot water system replaced and working quickly, plus getting the correct system that is not only competitively priced, but also the correct system for your home, plus there are payment options available when required.

Important factors that may influence your purchasing decision include the location of your home (sun/shade), type of property (house/unit), your water usage(low, medium, heavy) and your concern over carbon emissions. The table below provides an analysis of the advantages and disadvantages of the different hot water systems now available on the market and compare these systems:

HOT WATER SYSTEMS ADVANTAGES DISADVANTAGES RUNNING COSTS
ELECTRIC
  • Can be switched to off peak tariffs
  • Cheapest and easiest to install
  • Provides full mains pressure
  • Storage Systems are heating when not in use using power
  • More expensive than gas
POOR
GAS STORAGE
  • Quite energy efficient, note each system will come with a star rating
  • Internal and external models available
  • Heats and stores water when not in use
  • Best on Natural Gas Supply
  • LPG tanks will need to be stored and difficult to refill
GOOD
GAS INSTANT
  • Can not run out of hot water
  • Heats only water when required
  • Quite energy efficient, note each system will come with a star rating
  • Internal and external models available
  • High Powered and can serve large households
  • Best on Natural Gas Supply
  • LPG tanks will need to be stored and difficult to refill
  • Need to be sized to the number of outlets that will be used simultaneously
GOOD
SOLAR GAS
  • Energy free from the sun
  • Low running costs
  • Located on the roof
  • Generally come with long warranty
  • Great if you have natural Gas or LPG
  • Government rebates may apply
  • Expensive up front costs
  • Booster for low sun periods Gas is required
GOOD
SOLAR ELECTRIC
  • Energy free from the sun
  • Low running costs
  • Located on the roof
  • Generally come with long warranty
  • Government rebates may apply
  • Expensive up front costs
  • Booster for low sun periods Electric power is required
VERY GOOD
HEAT PUMPS
  • 65% less energy than electric systems
  • Highly efficient- lower running costs
  • Do not require sunlight to operate
  • No roof panels required. Can simply replace existing electric or gas hot water systems
  • Expensive to purchase up front
  • May require a booster if the outdoor temperate is low
  • Some models can be noisy
EXCELLENT & EFFICIENT

As your local licenced plumber, Sharpe Groups’ staff are a valuable source of information when it comes to deciding on the best hot water system for you and your home.

Hot Water System Brands we Service, Replace, Repair, Supply & Install

Apricus Australia
AquaMax
Bosch
Evo Heat
Midea
Quantum
Rheem
Rinnai
Stiebel Eltron
Thermann
Vulcan
Zip

Licensed Master Plumbers with the best tools and equipment

We only employ fully trained Master Plumbers and we are a member of the Master Plumbers Association. Our plumbers drive a fully-stocked service vehicle with the full range of common stock items as well as an electric eel and all other tools and ladders. We also have plumbers that specialise in blocked drains and can unblock your drain and repair the pipe without having to dig up your property.

Service Within the Hour

When life throws you a plumbing emergency, call Sharpe Services, our certified plumbers can be there Within the Hour.

We’re ready to fix blocked drains and toilets, hot water systems, all in door or outdoor water leaks and plumbing issues that you may have in your home or office.

Friendly Local Plumbers

Our Local Plumbers are genuinely friendly people who care. They do the job properly, are informative, friendly and clean up before they leave.  All with a smile on their face.

You are our lifeblood and we strive to keep you happy!

Lifetime guarantee

Sharpe Plumbing Services are industry leaders. We are accredited, insured and trusted advisors when it comes to your property.

With the best-certified tradesman backed by the top lifetime Guarantee, which fully covers all labour beyond the standard 1-year guarantee.

Sharpe Services

With over 40 years in the industry and 30+ vans located across Adelaide, we’re here for the long run.

We employ fully trained & licenced tradesmen and ensure that they receive continuous training to keep them up to regulations and standards, ensuring you receive only the best.