Frequently Asked Questions

Serving Brevard County Since 1974

Sun Plumbing is locally owned plumbing company based in Melbourne, FL. We provide residential and commercial plumbing services in Brevard County.

Rheem is our standard, but we handle many other major brands.
Manufacturer offers 6 years on the tank and 6 years on the electrical components (elements & thermostats). We offer a 1 year, all items covered at no charge for our installation. If your water heater has to be replaced within the 6 year warranty,the manufacturer covers only the water heater on residential units. You will only be responsible for paying the labor and miscellaneous materials needed to change it out.
Yes, only at the time of installation, you can extend the factory warranty for up to 10 years.
Yes, our water heaters provide higher performance and lower operating costs.
Yes, if gas is available in your area. Call Florida City Gas at 1-800-993-7546 to find out availability.
Yes – most municipalities require them.
Some municipalities require a permit and bringing your water heater up to current code is a requirement. Owners are responsible for obtaining permits and calling for inspections. We will assist you in what steps to take for your permitting requirements. Approximate cost for permits is $30.00, but varies by city.
Yes, but you may need to hire an electrician to rewire your new heater after it has been installed.
Yes. If gas, we may be able to use your existing gas piping, but there is a chance you will need to increase your gas piping size.If electric, in most cases you will need to hire an electrician to install substantially larger wiring or upgrade your electrical panel
You will need height, gallon capacity, diameter and location in the house. If it’s a gas water heater you will need to know what type (L.P. or Natural). For electric water heaters you will need to know the voltage.
Hot water has a long distance to travel from the heater to the furthest fixture in your house.
Sun Plumbing can install a Grundfos Comfort Series Recirculating System to your hot water system.
Yes, from the smallest repair to complete Solar Panel installation or replacement.