Cost of Electric Hot Water Heaters

Don’t let your remodeling budget go over-board by hidden surprises – understand what the average installed costs for Electric Hot Water Heaters is in your zip code by using our handy calculator. If you’re looking for 2017 breakdown for Cost of Electric Hot Water Heaters materials and what installation cost might be, you’ve come to the right place.

As an experienced licensed home improvement contractor, I know first hand what it should cost for various levels — from Basic, Better, and of course the best. The Electric Hot Water Heaters estimator will provide you with up to date pricing for your area. Simply enter your zip code and the square footage, next click update and you will see a breakdown on what it should cost to have Electric Hot Water Heaters installed onto your home

Electric Hot Water Heaters CostsZip Code Units
BasicBetterBest
Electric Hot Water Heaters – Material Prices $330.00 – $445.00 $457.00 – $565.00 $570.00 – $600.00
Electric Hot Water Heaters – Installation Cost $165.00 – $185.50 $200.00 – $220.00 $325.00 – $350.00
Electric Hot Water Heaters – Total $495.00 – $630.50 $657.00 – $785.00 $895.00 – $950.00
Electric Hot Water Heaters – Total Average Cost per Units $562.75 $721.00 $922.50

Electric Hot Water Heaters – Pricing and Installation Cost Checklist

  • Expect the Electric Hot Water Heaters prices to fluctuate between various companies – each and every company have different operation expenses and over-head.
  • Try to get prices in late Fall, early winter – you should expect aggressive pricing discounts by waiting for a contractor’s down season.
  • Try to budget and additional 7-15% more on top of what our calculator gives out for Electric Hot Water Heaters costs.
  • Visit every supply house that sell your particular brand of Electric Hot Water Heaters and try to negotiate a better price with each supplier – I save on average 20%.
  • Electric Hot Water Heaters isn’t an easy task to perform and can leave you with a sore back. You might find it more cost effective to hire a Electrician contractor to perform the work for you. Electrical companies will most always get better prices on Electric Hot Water Heaters — saving your back and additional costs of Electric Hot Water Heaters, so shop around, ask your neighbors if they can recommend someone.

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External References:

  1. Energy.gov — Energy Cost Calculator for Electric and Gas Water Heaters. Added July 17, 2017
  2. Hud Path — Volume 8 Rehab guide – Estimating HVAC/ Plumbing