A long, steamy shower is one of life’s little luxuries. However, there’s nothing worse than having a nice, hot shower abruptly cut short by cold water.
Many people with problems with not having enough hot water in their homes are switching to tankless models. Unfortunately, not all homeowners are on board with upgrading their bathing fixtures.
Here are five reasons you should think about when installing a tankless water heater in your house:
1. Limitless Supply of Steaming Hot Water
Water is heated just when the faucet is turned on, unlike conventional water heaters, which heat water in advance and store it in a tank. Tankless water heaters heat water as it is being delivered, as opposed to preheating the water in a storage tank.
With this setup, you never run out of hot water since you must wait for it to heat up again. Tankless water heaters heat water as it circulates through your plumbing system, so you never have to run out of hot water again.
With the installation of an on-demand water heater, there is no longer any need to conserve water temperature.
2. Instant Hot Water
On-demand water heaters are well-known for their timely and immediate response to user needs. These units eliminate the need to wait for hot water to be ready.
Tankless water heaters don’t waste water heating up for minutes, so you can get hot water in seconds rather than minutes, reducing energy consumption and utility costs. Hot water is provided on-demand, so there is no need to choose between a steaming hot shower and a load of laundry or a clean dishwasher.
3. Conserve Essential Space
Compared to traditional tank water heaters, tankless variants take up much less space. In contrast to their conventional equivalents, on-demand water heaters don’t need a storage tank that can hold 40 gallons of water or more to function.
These on-demand water heaters are as small as a suitcase by design. It is possible to save floor space by mounting some models on the wall. Closets, basements, and garages are just some of the tiny areas suitable for installing an on-demand water heater.
When you set up a tankless water heater, you can free up valuable floor space in your home.
4. Saving Money While Using Less Energy
Tank water heaters use energy to heat and reheat the 40 gallons or more of water stored in the tank at all times, even when no one is home to use it. On the other hand, tankless water heaters only heat water as it is being used, rather than constantly heating the 40-50 gallons that would otherwise be sitting in a tank and wasting money.
With a tankless water heater, you can get hot water in seconds rather than minutes. You may reduce your water usage and monthly utility costs in only a few minutes. Savings in energy consumption might range from 30-50% when switching to a tankless water heater. Reduced energy and water waste and fewer CO2 emissions are all benefits of an on-demand heating system.
Additionally, many tankless water heaters are eligible for tax incentives because of their low energy use. In addition to reducing your carbon footprint and water usage, tankless water heaters can help you save money on your monthly utility costs.
5. Superior Longevity
Tankless water heaters are sturdier than their tanked counterparts. The lifespan of tankless water heaters is often twice that of conventional water tanks. A tankless water heater has a longer lifespan, so it pays for itself more quickly.
A tankless water heater is an asset for any home. They are much more efficient than traditional tank heaters and can save you a significant amount of cash on your energy bill every month. They are also very convenient, as you never have to worry about running out of hot water.
Bromac can gladly assist you if you require tankless water heaters. We serve the Lower Mainland and the Fraser Valley, as well as providing other services such as gas fitting and bathroom installs. If you require our assistance, please contact us right away!