Expert Water
Heater Services in NH

Al Terry Plumbing and Heating,
Trusted Partners Since 1976

Expert Water
Heater Services in NH

Al Terry Plumbing & Heating,
Trusted Partners Since 1976

Choosing the Perfect Water Heater: Types, Efficiency, and Size Considerations

Water heaters play a vital role in plumbing systems, ensuring a steady supply of hot water for household needs. To choose the right one, it's crucial to understand the diverse options available, including types, efficiency metrics, and size preferences. This foundational knowledge empowers you to make an informed decision tailored to your requirements.

Gas, oil, and electric are common types of water heaters, each with specific considerations for safe operation. Efficiency impacts cost, maintenance, environmental footprint, convenience, and durability, making it a key factor in selection.

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The choice of fuel source is pivotal, ranging from electricity and natural gas to solar power and liquid propane. Natural gas is often favored for its convenience, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness, but electric options are suitable if natural gas isn't accessible.

Indirect Water Heaters:

Indirect water heaters are highly efficient systems that provide a cost-effective solution for heating water in residential settings. These units utilize the existing heating source, such as a boiler or furnace, to heat water indirectly through a heat exchanger. This approach minimizes energy consumption, making indirect water heaters an eco-friendly and economical choice for homeowners seeking reliable hot water solutions.

Tankless Vs Tank Water Heaters:

Tankless water heaters, also known as on-demand water heaters, provide hot water instantly without the need for a storage tank. This makes them highly energy-efficient and space-saving options for homeowners. In contrast, traditional tank water heaters store and continuously heat a large volume of water, providing a steady supply but potentially leading to energy wastage. Understanding the differences between these two options is crucial for making an informed decision based on your specific household needs and preferences.

Our adept team at Al Terry Plumbing & Heating ensures seamless water heater installation and maintenance. With extensive experience and professionalism, we cater to your comfort needs, whether it's a rejuvenating shower, laundry, or dinner prep. For all your water heater challenges, contact us anytime to secure a reliable and efficient solution.

Our Indispensable Water Heater Services

When it comes to ensuring a reliable supply of hot water in your home, Al Terry’s professional water heater services are indispensable. Our expert technicians offer a range of crucial services, including repairs, installation, and maintenance.

Water Heater Repairs

Whether your water heater is experiencing issues with heating, leaks, or other malfunctions, Al Terry’s skilled professionals can swiftly diagnose and repair the problem, restoring your hot water supply.

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Water Heater Installation

If you're in need of a new installation, our experts can guide you in selecting the right type and size of water heater to suit your household's specific requirements.

Water Heater Maintenance

Regular maintenance provided by our experienced technicians can extend the lifespan of your water heater, optimize its efficiency, and prevent potential breakdowns, ultimately saving you time and money in the long run. Don't compromise on your home's comfort - invest in Al Terry’s professional water heater services today.

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Our Commitment to Your


5-year warranty on all new installations
AND 2-year warranty on all repairs!

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State Water Heaters (Tank & Tankless)

Save up to $250 instantly on the purchase and installation of a State Water Heater.  State Water Heaters is a leading manufacturer of commercial and residential water heaters. They offer a wide range of products including gas tank, gas tankless, electric tank, electric tankless, heat pump, and combi-boiler water heaters. Their products are designed to provide optimal hot water solutions for both residential and commercial applications.

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Rinnai Tankless Water Heaters

Rinnai offers a range of tankless water heaters that are built to commercial-grade standards and tested for quality. These heaters are designed to provide hot water on demand, saving energy and space. Rinnai tankless water heaters last up to twice as long as traditional tank heaters, have twice the warranty, and are more energy-efficient. They also offer Wi-Fi monitoring and recirculation technology for ultimate convenience and performance.

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Navien Tankless Water Heaters

Navien offers a range of high-efficiency tankless water heaters that are designed to provide endless hot water while reducing gas usage. Navien’s condensing combi-boilers deliver high-efficiency endless hot water and space heating in one compact unit. Navien’s products are designed to be efficient and earth-friendly, making them ideal for any size home.