5 Star Plumbing | Water heater repair & installation in Auburn, CA
4616 Roseville Rd #109, North Highlands, CA 95660
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Possible water heater Issues

Living in a Pacific Northwest city like Auburn means having water heaters as a necessity – average temperatures stay around 60 degrees Fahrenheit year round, and having water heaters available can provide that much needed comfort. However, electric water heaters are vulnerable to technical problems, making water heater repair important to keeping your water heater running efficiently. For water heater repair at Auburn Hills, you simply need to call our customer service number and within 90 minutes we’ll have a qualified technician at your home and ready to resolve whatever issue you may be facing with your water heater. We guarantee same day service and availability 24/7 so that any problem can be resolved swiftly with no further second thoughts of inconveniencing yourself.

Water heater plumbing services

Here we understand that your time is extremely valuable and will do our best to minimize disruption or inconvenience by offering same-day emergency water heater service for both residential and commercial customers. Our water heater prices are affordable and you will know the exact cost before the work begins. We offer a variety of services including:

  • water heater repair
  • service or replacement
  • gas water heater installation,
  • boilers installation
  • electric water heater installation
  • water heater replacement

Each job is inspected carefully by our trained professionals in order to devise an effective solution to your water heater problem that doesn’t pinch your purse strings too hard. Don’t hesitate – reach out today for prompt and reliable service from water heater professionals you can trust!

Water Heater Codes in Auburn

Auburn City enforces water heater codes to keep its citizens safe and secure. Along with the approved water heater location, water heater installation must include adding earthquake straps. These straps will provide much needed stability, especially in an area such as Washington which is located inside an earthquake zone.

Carbon monoxide leaks from water heaters are prohibited, and this is why water heaters cannot be placed near bedrooms and bathrooms. Earthquake straps for water heaters must be installed on the bottom third and top third of the water heater for inspectors to certify that it is safe for use in Auburn.

Ensuring that your home meets the standards outlined in the Uniform Plumbing Code is a critical component of maintaining a safe and secure living space. To begin, if your water heater is situated in an inside location or a raised section it must have pans under it with draining lines attached. This type of precaution can help prevent costly damage due to leaks.

Additionally, if the PSI (pounds per square inch) of your system exceeds 80, it is necessary to install pressure regulating valves. If you are unsure of your system’s PSI level, our technicians are available to come inspect and give you recommendations on installing the proper adaptations needed for safety.

Ensuring tankless water heater installation in Auburn is properly done includes employing expansion tanks, one of the requirements in the Uniform Plumbing Code and the jurisdiction of Auburn. Expansion tanks, when implemented along with other methods, can help reduce water pressure which can accrue from the heating of water and lead to water pressure damages on water heaters and plumbing.

Venting must also be taken into account as carbon monoxide leaks are highly dangerous, so inspectors check that these vents made from non-flammable substances are of adequate size. Taking all safety protocols into account is important for water heater repair in Auburn to ensure there are no fatal disasters in houses or buildings.

Have a gas valve replacement? Professional technicians advise replacing greasepack gas valves due to their tendency for breakdowns.

To ensure the safety and accuracy of your new installation, be sure to cover any pipes in close proximity to electrical wires with clamps or wire and then ground them according to Electrical Code regulations.

Moreover, sediment traps must also be included on your gas line as this will reduce the risk of your combustion chamber being negatively impacted by any sediment that may enter it. Investing in professional help will result in a safer and more reliable system for years to come.

To ensure the safety and comfort of your home, Auburn recommends that you install a dedicated water shutoff valve on your water heater. By having this shutoff in place, you will be able to access the water supply without needing to turn off the entire system.

Additionally, pipe insulation is also encouraged for pipes found in unheated areas. Insulating your pipes can help to prevent frozen occurrence and pipe bursting, ultimately protecting your home from costly damages due to freezing temperatures. Both of these precautions are easy DIY projects that will tremendously benefit not just your family’s comfort but your wallet too.

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    Auburn, CA

    Auburn is the capital of Placer County in California, with a population of approximately 13 thousand people and a total area of 19 square kilometers. It is situated about 50 miles away from the crest of the Sierra Nevada and 10 miles away from the Central Valley.

    The Auburn climate performs dry and hot summers and chilly winters, which is beneficial for wine grapes growing. That is why there are over 20 wineries in and around the city.

    Auburn has a railway station serving several trains a day and a one square kilometer general aviation airport five kilometers away from the city.

    The first people to live on the territory of present-day Auburn are considered to have been Martis people, and the first permanent residents were Nisenan of the Maidu tribe.

    Later history tells us about a company of Frenchmen, who were heading towards Colona in search of gold, but accidentally found it on the territory of today’s Auburn in 1848, thus having decided to stay at the place for a while. Pretty soon it became a mining camp and in a couple of years, its population reached 1,500 people. In 1865 the place got a railway connection.

    The Bernhard Museum Complex will tell you more about the history of the place. In 1851 ‘Traveler’s Rest’, the main building of the complex was constructed as a hotel for gold miners and other travelers, but seven years later it turned into a home. In 1874 a winery was started there and several more buildings appeared for business purposes.

    Now the exposition of the museum is a home, furnished with the objects of Victorian time, a winery, and a carriage barn with different kinds of wagons.

    At the Placer County Museum, you can see some Native American artifacts and authentic gold mining gear.

    At The Old Town of Auburn, you can find the restored buildings dating back to the Gold Rush times. They include the Post Office and the fire station.

    If you are a sports person, you should pay attention to Auburn State Recreation Area. Various outdoor sports can be found here: hiking, camping, boating, fishing, swimming, horseback riding, mountain biking, motorcycle riding, and so on.

    Other sporting options in Auburn include all kinds of endurance events. Actually, the city calls itself the ‘Endurance Capital of the World’.

    Trying locally produced wine can also be a good idea.

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    Kelly F.
    08:17 28 Jan 24
    Our water heater was leaking. We called 5 Star Plumbing in the evening. They had their technician Amir at our house the following day. Amir's arrival window...
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    10:15 25 Jan 24
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    16:16 03 Jan 24
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    Larry P.
    13:31 28 Dec 23
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    Cris M.
    17:49 27 Dec 23
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    Sue A.
    16:32 01 Dec 23
    5 Star Plumbing worked in my bathroom today. Their Service Tech, Eze, was great! He took the time to explain everything to me; was very professional,...
    Brian D.
    Brian D.
    18:07 24 Nov 23
    Amir did a great job, replacing our leaking water heater connection on the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Arrived right on time, great friendly service!
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    donald w.
    12:46 30 Sep 23
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    Victoria C.
    14:23 16 Sep 23
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    Bernie G.
    09:40 02 Sep 23
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    Michael L.
    18:05 12 Aug 23
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    15:24 20 Jul 23
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    00:18 18 Jul 23
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    Roberto G.
    12:16 16 Jul 23
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    S B.
    19:23 11 Jul 23
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    14:09 07 Jul 23
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    Austin P.
    18:39 16 Jun 23
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    William K.
    12:32 04 Jun 23
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    Jeff C.
    15:26 30 May 23
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    Hazel V.
    08:17 30 May 23
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    Robert I.
    13:32 20 May 23
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    Deana D.
    15:24 17 May 23
    Peter was the best! Great service! Showed up on time. Unclogged drain fast. Would recommend to anyone local to Rocklin
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    14:49 18 Apr 23
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    20:33 15 Apr 23
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    Cheryl W.
    Cheryl W.
    20:39 26 Mar 23
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    Jon M.
    Jon M.
    11:16 12 Mar 23
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    Richard M.
    13:47 09 Mar 23
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    07:59 18 Feb 23
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    Jessica A.
    13:24 23 Jan 23
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