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Water Heater Installation

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Professional Independent Installers

Licensed (where applicable), insured and background-checked for your peace of mind.

Product Expertise

We can answer any questions you have.

Labor Warranty

One year of protection comes standard with installation.

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Lowe’s Can Help With Your Water Heater Project

Step 1: Submit Your Information

Fill out the online form. If it’s an emergency or you need immediate assistance, call 1-866-422-1414.

Step 2: Receive Your Quote

A Lowe’s associate will call you and ask questions to learn more about your water heater needs so they can provide a quote. Once the project is purchased, a trusted independent installer will contact you to schedule your installation.

Step 3: Installation Day

On the day of the appointment, a professional independent installer will deliver and install your new water heater and haul away your old unit when the project is complete.

Emergency Water Heater Installation Is Available in Most Areas

Call 1-866-422-1414 or see a Lowe’s associate for details.

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Lowe’s Water Heater Installation

Let’s be honest: You don’t have the time to install your own water heater. While you love the idea of donning the tool belt and wielding the pipe cutter, DIY hot water heater installation just isn’t going to happen. Enter water heater installation and hot water heater replacement from Lowe’s.

Independent installers can help you with both tankless and traditional options, including gas water heaters, electric water heaters and tankless gas water heaters. Whether you’re working in a new construction and want new tankless water heater installation or you simply need a water heater replacement or water heater accessories, an independent service provider can help. We provide a variety of water heater parts, like water heater pans, to ensure your project runs smoothly.

Concerned about the cost of professional installation? Tankless propane water heater and tankless water heater installation costs will likely be far lower than you anticipate. Likewise, traditional hot water heater replacement costs can be less than you think.

Of course, if you want to do a little troubleshooting before you request help, we respect that. Check out our guide to learn when it’s time to replace a water heater. And, once your new water heater is in place, protect it with routine water heater maintenance to get more miles out of your unit.

Installation services make it easy to update and upgrade your home’s appliances for worry-free living.