There are many appliances that provide heat throughout your home. Whether it be for cooking, hot water, or warmth during the winter months, you will likely be deciding between gas or electric options. Most people are familiar with electrical appliances and fixtures, but understanding the gas alternatives, from a gas plumber, will offer a broader idea of what is available to you.

Gas is an affordable, low carbon fuel option which is popular for Australian consumers. It is a preferable choice for many people as gas provides instant and effective heat for cooking, hot water and home heating. Additionally, gas appliances and fixtures are easily installed and maintained by gas plumbers. Professional gas plumbers in Sydney, can connect gas cooktops, ovens and bbqs, gas hot water systems and even gas heaters and fireplaces.

Alan Oxford’s Plumbing & Electrical is the Hot Water System Replacement Specialist in Castle Hill and The Hills District.

We know Hot Water Systems, and that is why we only supply and Install Top Quality Hot Water Systems, that not only meet our customers’ requirements but also meet strict Australian Standards.

If you have ever experienced a Hot Water System Failure, then you will know how much damage it can cause, how expensive it might be to fix or replace and not to mention the inconvenience it may cause to your home.

How much does it cost to replace a hot water system?

Hot Water Systems are not all made with the same quality parts, so it is wise to look at selecting a Hot Water System, which adheres to Australia’s strict quality manufacturing guidelines.

If you find yourself in an emergency that requires an electrician quickly, it is important that you get help from a local expert. Emergency electricians are on call for residential and commercial electrical faults and dangers. This post explains some common electrical faults, outlines when you should be concerned and identifies who you should contact when in need.

What is considered an electrical emergency?
There are a number of commonly experienced electrical faults that may require emergency assistance. Some of these include:

  • Burnt out Devices: If you notice that one of your power sockets or devices is black, melted or discoloured, this is a sign of a severe electrical issue. It is best to turn off your power and have this investigated by an electrician immediately.
  • Smoking Fixtures: Smoke or a burning smell coming from a light fixture is a sign of a wiring issue. This can cause significant damage to your electrical system and potentially cause a fire if it is not quickly remedied by an experienced electrician.
  • Overloaded Circuits: If you put too much strain on an electrical outlet, it can overload the capacity for the breaker. An overloaded breaker will trip the circuit and shut off the power. However, in older properties there is a risk of fire or damage to the circuit if it is demanding more power than it can handle from numerous devices or appliances.

Many common household plumbing issues including blocked drains can be fixed or prevented through regular maintenance. However, there are some issues which require professional assistance. A Blocked Drain Plumber can provide you with expertise to fix or prevent various problematic causes from clogging your plumbing and developing into large costly issues in your home.

Generally, household drains can become blocked or clogged from:

  • Toilet Paper
  • Plants
  • Dirt
  • Food
  • Foreign objects
  • Grease build-up
  • Hair
  • Incorrect Plumbing Installation
  • Rain and Storm Water 

Alan Oxford’s Plumbing & Electrical has been providing Plumbing & Electrical Services to residents and businesses in Castle Hill and The Hills District for over 20 years.

Being a Licensed Plumber & Electrician in Castle Hill means our work is guaranteed so our customers can know that our Specialised Plumbers and Electricians can provide a range of Plumbing and Electrical Services which include:

At Alan Oxford’s Plumbing & Electrical, we understand how frustrating a Failed Hot Water System can be for you and your family. We have been offering Hot Water System Installation and Hot Water System Repair in Baulkham Hills and the Hills District for more than 20 years, and during that time we have completed hundreds of Hot Water System installations and seen many of the problems which cause Hot Water System Failures. 

If you are currently experiencing the inconvenience of a Failed Hot Water System, then it is essential that you get it inspected by the experts. Our team of Hot Water System Installation Specialists, Licensed Plumbers and Electricians, understand Hot Water Systems and the plumbing and electrical components involved in reliably running Hot Water in your home.

When organising a new Hot Water System Installation or a Hot Water System Repair, there are some key items to consider.

  • How old is your Hot Water System?
  • How efficient and reliable is your Hot Water System?
  • How difficult is a Hot Water System to repair?
  • How much does a new Hot Water System cost?
  • What are the best quality Hot Water Systems?

Our Testimonials

  • I highly endorse Alan Oxford Plumbing to any potential client. I have been using the services of Alan Oxford Plumbing for the past 3+ years, and during this time, they have carried out various maintenance and refurbishment projects.

    Not only have they always performed to our time programmes, they also offer a professional consultancy to overcome any difficult situation as well as providing cost saving advice.

    I do not hesitate to recommend Alan Oxford Plumbing to any business.

    — Wayne

  • Alan Oxford Plumbing & Electrical have maintained an excellent working relationship with our company.

    The service, reliability and professionalism displayed by Alan Oxford’s are qualities that stand them apart from other companies. It is a pleasure to deal with Alan Oxford at all stages of our projects from tendering to installation and commissioning.

    I highly recommend the services of Alan Oxford Plumbing & Electrical to any organisation.

    — John

  • Alan Oxford is the preferred supplier for all our plumbing maintenance to the Sydney villages. They are also the preferred supplier for the contractor who currently completes all upgrades in units within the villages in both the Sydney and the Central Coast regions.

    Alan Oxford Plumbing & Electrical are fully compliant with the changes to the Occupational health and Safety laws in 2013.When called upon for service they are always prompt and complete the job quickly and efficiently.

    I have no hesitation in recommending Alan Oxford Plumbing & Electrical as a plumbing and electrical contractor.

    — Deborah

  • I am writing to you to thank you for the past 8 years of service you have given me at our Real Estate. I have found you and your team to be very professional, knowledgeable and competitive. In an industry that is very competitive, your team always delivers excellent customer service.

    Thank you for your assistance and look forward to continuing our future dealings. 

    — Sam

  • We are a large portfolio of Strata, Neighbourhood & Community schemes throughout NSW and currently engaged the services of Alan Oxford Plumbing & Electrical for our plumbing and electrical services.

    The staff members provide professional advice and quality service, and where necessary provide reports from site when further repairs are necessary. In addition, the company is supported by friendly and knowledgeable office staff who respond to calls and/or emails in a prompt and efficient manner.

    Currently Alan Oxford Plumbing & Electrical are our after hour’s emergency contact for all our owners. We have no hesitation in recommending Alan Oxford Plumbing & Electrical to any company.

    — Donna