Affinity/LPG Mechanical provides warranty service for:
Most manufactures of tank type water heaters claim, a standard tank water heater will last eight to twelve years.
Most tank type manufactures suggest that water heaters eight years old & older, generally recommend customers consider replacing rather than repairing.
Tankless water heaters work on an as needed basis or on demand. Because of the nature of operation (on demand usage) a tankless water heaters life expectancy average life expectancy is 20 to 25+ years.
All water heaters require annual maintenance. Both tank type and tankless water heaters are susceptible high mineral content, which will affect the heating unit’s energy efficiency and life span. High amounts minerals such as magnesium and calcium found in our potable water will cause un-repairable damage and premature failure of your water heater.
To insure getting the expected life expectancy of your heater maintenance will be required at least annually and some cases twice annually.