Solar Hot Water Plumber
NEED A PLUMBER?
Solar Hot Water Installed or Repaired
Australia per capita has one of the highest solar hot water system installations in the world and It makes sense to use the Queensland sun to heat up the hot water in your home.
More homes are heading away from using gas or LPG for their heating and hot water. Greener alternatives such as solar or heat pumps, have the major benefit of significant lower energy costs.
By opting for a solar hot water service in Queensland, you’ll enjoy energy efficiency, cost savings, environmental sustainability, reliability, and a valuable long-term investment.
Downie plumbing and Gas can install your solar hot water service, and we can also do repairs.
We hold dual qualifications so we can make sure that your solar hot water service is working the way it should.
If you have
Get in touch!
Benefits Of a Solar Hot Water Service
Solar hot water systems are great for the Queensland climate due to the abundant sunshine making it an ideal environment for harnessing solar energy.
In addition to being well-suited to the climate, solar hot water systems offer significant energy savings for Queensland homeowners.
Please note that most models will have a gas or electric back up for times when the weather isn’t suitable for heating water. As we are dual qualified we can help you with either back up system.
When comparing solar, electric, and gas hot water systems, solar hot water stands out as the most energy-efficient, environmentally friendly, and cost-effective option in the long run. It offers the benefits of renewable energy, reduced energy bills, and lower carbon emissions.
However, the choice ultimately depends on factors such as upfront costs, availability of sunlight, roof size and position and having a back up hot water booster.
Heat pumps offer similar savings with running costs and similar pricing for the unit.
Heat pumps have the added advantage of not being reliant upon sunlight to produce hot water.
Solar Hot Water Repairs
While solar hot water systems are generally low-maintenance, there are a few repairs that may be required over time. Some common repairs for solar hot water systems include:
Downie Plumbing and Gas Can They have the expertise to diagnose and fix the specific issues related to solar hot water systems effectively. Regular maintenance and inspections can also help identify and prevent potential problems before they escalate.