Hot Water Tank Valve Replacement and How it Saves You Water and Energy

When your hot water system was first installed, your plumber will have left you with a system manual, a warranty, and a recommendation to arrange routine hot water servicing which includes replacing the tempering valves every five years.

But if that was a while ago, your memories are probably a little hazy – so if you haven’t been thinking about your hot water valves since then, we don’t blame you! It seems like such a small thing – what difference could it really make?

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Apply Now for Queensland Government Hot Water Rebates

Queensland households are now eligible for big rebates on solar and heat pump hot water.

With Only 1500 Rebates Available Across Queensland You Must Apply NOW

UPDATED: The clock is ticking on locking in your energy-efficient appliance rebate. Appliances must be purchased AND installed by 4 December 2023 and applications lodged within 30 days.

The Queensland Government Climate Smart Energy Savers Scheme is coming to an end soon.  Successful applicants will receive up to a thousand dollars back on energy-efficient solar and heat pump hot water system installations.  This is in addition to federal government SSTC rebates and manufacturer cash-back offers. It all adds up to a never-to-be-seen-again deal on solar and heat pump hot water!

Just 1500 Queensland Government rebates will be granted for hot water systems. 

These will “sell out” quickly.

Salmon Plumbing has all the details right here on how to get your rebate.

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Don’t Ignore Your Hot Water System Anode Service – Here’s Why

Your hot water system is an essential part of your home, so you need to take care of it. One part of the system that often goes unnoticed is the anode which if neglected can lead to significant costs down the line. As such, it’s essential to replace it at least every five years. Here’s what you need to know about this mysterious part.

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How to Apply for Heat Pump Rebates in Queensland

There are plenty of reasons why you should consider applying for a hot water government rebate when you purchase and install a heat pump. Whether your goal is to receive significant financial savings via a partial refund or discount or to align yourselves more closely to the environmental benefits and cost-effective heating solutions that heat pumps provide, here is your essential guide to applying for your hot water rebate.

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Here’s Why You Need to Service Your Hot Water System ASAP

Here is a fact I bet you did not know! Every five years, your hot water units should be serviced. And no, it’s not one of those sneaky services designed to charge you an arm and a leg for no reason. It is an essential service to replace two of the more crucial components of the hot water system. 

The sacrificial anode and the hot water valves.

Why? Read on!

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Are Heat Pumps Brisbane Friendly? How They Work & The Climate They Need

If you are fishing for an energy-efficient solution to heat your water, heat pump systems could be the answer. But how do they work, and are they a good fit for our balmy Queensland climate? Let us explain. 

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Heat Pump Hot Water System Reviews

Congratulations on choosing a heat pump hot water system.  You’ll qualify for hot water upgrade rebates, and you’ll enjoy years of real savings on your water heating bills. 

So, which heat pump hot water works best for your family?  Let Salmon Plumbing, the Big Fish in Water Heating Efficiency guide you through the best options available in Australia.  We’ve already weeded out inferior systems and have carefully selected the four best heat pump hot water systems on the market.   

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How to Install Solar Plus Heat Pump Hot Water Systems

When installing a solar power system to your home, consider installing a heat pump hot water unit to maximise your savings. Solar plus heat pump hot water systems have changed our approach to residential hot water supply, combining the sun’s abundant energy with the efficiency of a hot water heat pump system, creating a powerful solution that is both eco-friendly and cost-effective. 

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Rheem – Leading Innovation in Heat Pumps

The prestigious Canstar Blue Innovation Award for home appliances in 2023 has been awarded to Rheem Australia. We extend our warmest congratulations to the entire team and celebrate the well-deserved recognition of Rheem’s AMBIHEAT HDc-270 Heat Pump as a market-leading innovation.  

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The Ultimate Guide to Heat Pump Hot Water Systems in Brisbane

Don’t be left without hot water! 

It happens to us all. Waking up on a cold winter’s morning and discovering the hot water system has gone on the blink. Or returning home from a camping trip and there’s no hot water to wash off the unmistakable smell of the great outdoors. There’s nothing worse than an unreliable hot water system! 

Don’t stress. We’ve got you covered. 

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