Olathe , KS
Average Lifespan
14 Years ( 39 out of 39 Checkins)
BRADFORD WHITE
Most common brand
15.1 Years ( 17 out of 39 Checkins)
RHEEM
Longest Average Lifespan
15.8 Years out of 5 Checkins
Water Pressure
Average City Water Pressure
76 psi
Average Inside Water Pressure
72.3 psi
Recent Job Checkins
AO SMITH
Model
Rating
Age
11 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
3 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

State water heater
Two new Bradford White water heaters installed in parallel. Two new expansion tanks installed and the venting totally redone.
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State water heater
STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
GAS VALVE / PILOT

Bradford White tank with expansion tank
A new PRV installed along with 4" vent and expansion tank. The vent for the furnace was also replaced and the new tank was placed on a water heater stand.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
21 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Olathe water heater leaking
New water heater installed, new PRV, and expanson tank. Vent was also replaced for the water heater and 4" installed.
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RHEEM
Model
Rating
Age
11 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New AO Smith tank installed and elevated off the basement floor. The water pressure was right at 80 and no PRV was present. The gas line was corrected and a drip leg was added.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
PRETENTATIVE MAINTENANCE

backdrafting hot water heater
AO Smith water heater flue slope
Flue was redone to increase the ability to draw. The PRV was also replaced and the humidifier valve was replaced with a compression stop.
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AO SMITH
Model
Rating
Age
18 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

olathe hot water heater
New AO Smith GCR50400 installed along with lead free ball valve. Also replaced shutoff valve to the humidifier.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Rating
Age
15 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Bradford White tank
New water heater installed and new copper added to clean things up. Also rerouted the flue to keep away from the PVC vented furnace.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
9 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Leaking water heater in Olathe
Hot water heater olathe 66061
Bradford White leaking in Olathe
AO Smith hot water heater installed on open system and new shutoff valves put in.
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Bradford White leaking in Olathe
BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

thermal expansion on water heater
AO Smith in Olathe 66061
A thermal expansion tank was installed along with the GCR 50 400 from AO Smith.
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AO SMITH
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

AO Smith with water softener
installed by licensed plumber
A thermal expansion tank was installed with the new water heater.
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AMERICAN
Rating
Age
10 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Olathe water heater 66062
AO Smith water heater
A new water was installed along with a thermal expansion tank. The system was an open loop aside from the water softener.
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WHIRLPOOL
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
PRETENTATIVE MAINTENANCE

leaking whirlpool water heater
water heater
Water heater warranty
New AO Smith GCR50400 water heater installed. New shutoff installed on gas line.
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Water heater warranty
RHEEM
Model
Rating
Age
21 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
PRETENTATIVE MAINTENANCE

Rheem hot water
AO Smith hot water heater
21V40-7
The new 50 gallon AO Smith to replace the old Rheem water heater. Section of the flue replaced and the old saddle valve connected on the hot line was cut out and installed on the cold line.
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21V40-7
AO SMITH
Model
Rating
Age
15 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
Saddle Valve Leak

15 year old AO Smith water heater
supported expansion tank
AO Smith old water heater
New AO Smith installed along with thermal expansion tank. A saddle valve was also removed and replaced with an ice maker stop.
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AO Smith old water heater
BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
16 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New Bradford White installed and flue was corrected.
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RHEEM
Model
Rating
Age
11 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New AO Smith installed along with thermal expansion tank inflated to 75 psi. The copper lines were also bonded which should help increase the tank life when paired with a water softener.
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New AO Smith water heater along with new ball valve and ice maker stop.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
12 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New water heater was installed and the water lines were hard piped with 3/4\" copper. A new full port ball valve was installed and the gas line was hard piped. The valve for the humidifier was also replaced.
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AMERICAN
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New AO Smith installed on an open loop system. No expansion tank was installed on the open system. It was later determined that the water pressure reading was showing high due to a faulty gauge.
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
6 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

AO Smith water heater installed to replace the State. When installed with a water softener the anode rod should be replaced every 3 years. Water softeners significantly shorten the lifespan of a water heater.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
17 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

New AO Smith was installed, plumber forgot to take photo of the new installation.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
18 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
PRETENTATIVE MAINTENANCE

Install new AO Smith water heater and replace two saddle valves.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
9 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

A thermal expansion tank was installed with the new AO Smith GCR 50 400 hot water heater. The saddle valve was replaced with an angle stop and moved to the cold side. Most humidifiers should be feed from the cold side instead of the hot.
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
8 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new AO Smith and bonded the water lines to prolong the tank life.
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new AO Smith and added thermal expansion tank.
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AMERICAN
Model
Rating
Age
23 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install two new 50 gallon gas water heaters and remove the electric to save energy. An electric water heater cost nearly twice as much to operate as gas water heater.
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RHEEM
Model
Rating
Age
13 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install a 40 gallon AO Smith hot water heater.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
19 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

AO Smith GCG50400 installed.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new AO Smith 50 gallon water heater and thermal expansion tank with isolation valve. The humidifier shutoff was also replaced.
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
12 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install AO smith GCV50300 water heater, 50 gallon hot water tank. House was on an open system with only 60 psi and did not require a thermal expansion tank.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
15 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new AO Smith GCR 40 400 water heater. House did not have PRV and was on an open system.
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STATE SELECT
Model
Rating
Age
14 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install two new AO Smith tanks and new thermal expansion tank. A 4 gallon expansion tank was installed to replace the previous 2 gallon tank.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
19 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Install new 50 gallon AO Smith and lead free Nibco ball valve.
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RHEEM
Model
Rating
Age
23 Years
Open/Closed Loop
CLOSED LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Changed slope on flue, added thermal expansion tank, replaced condensate line.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
16 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Installed a new GCG 50 400 AO Smith 50 gallon water heater. Replaced the saddle valve with a 1/4\" ball valve. The flue was adjusted to increase the slope of the water heater.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
16 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
LEAK

Installed new Bradford White MI5036FBN with new shutoffs.
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BRADFORD WHITE
Model
Rating
Age
20 Years
Open/Closed Loop
OPEN LOOP
Reason for Replacement
PRETENTATIVE MAINTENANCE

New shutoff valves and ice maker stops installed.
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