Hot Water Tank Replacement in Vancouver Island

Experience dependable hot water solutions with Miles Plumbing. Specializing in the installation, maintenance, and repair of water heaters, we are the go-to experts for Vancouver Island community. Whether you’re interested in traditional storage hot water tanks or cutting-edge on-demand tankless systems, we tailor our offerings to meet your specific requirements.


Fixing Both Traditional and Tankless Water Heaters

Tankless Water Heaters On-Demand

  • Energy Efficiency – heats water solely on demand
  • Uninterrupted flow of hot water across your residence
  • Space-saving design
  • Purer water quality
  • Enhanced longevity, with a lifespan of up to 20 years before needing replacement

Whole Home Systems

Designed to substitute traditional storage tank water heaters and best positioned at a central spot in the home.

Point-of-Use Units

Tailored to deliver hot water to a singular point, typically small in size and commonly installed under a sink, away from the main hot water supply.



Traditional Hot Water Tanks

  • Ideal for heavy usage
  • Cost-effective – eliminates the need for large gas burners or high electrical currents
  • Maintains a consistent hot water reservoir
  • Lower susceptibility to mechanical issues
  • Available in a range of sizes, from 20 to 120 gallons
  • Compatible with solar pre-heating setups

Electric vs. Gas Hot Water Tanks?


  • The equipment usually costs less than gas water heaters
  • Doesn’t require combustibles or venting
  • Good option if you do not have natural gas at home

Natural Gas

  • Fast hot water recovery
  • Best warranty option available
  • Requires to be vented outdoors for safety
  • Not affected by power outage (tank-style only)
  • The equipment is slightly more expensive than Electric units


Our expert technicians are well-versed in both electric and natural gas water heater installations, assisting you in choosing the optimal unit for your home. Remember, we also offer repair and maintenance services, including 24/7 emergency support.


Selecting the Appropriate Water Heater Size

The size of the water heater you require depends on your daily water consumption. If you opt for a traditional storage tank heater, your average daily water usage will dictate the tank capacity you’ll need. Refer to our sizing chart to find the unit that best fits your household needs.

Tank Warranties

10-year hot water tank warranty


Still Undecided? We’re Here to Assist.

Leveraging years of expertise in hot water tank installations across Vancouver Island, our team can guide you in selecting
the appropriate size for your needs. Contact us, and we’ll help you secure the ideal system for your home.

Call us @ 250-361-4488 today!