Tankless Water Heaters
Want hot water without the hassle of waiting for it to warm up? Tankless water heaters may be just what you need. A tankless water heater provides instant hot water (as needed) throughout your home by heating your water as it is used, instead of reserving hot water for later use like traditional tank-style water heaters. If you are interested in learning more about tankless water heaters, give our team of experts at Go Pro Plumbing a call today!
Which is Better Hot Water Heater or Tankless?
The answer to this question largely depends on your needs as well as your initial budget. Essentially, a tankless water heater provides the same thing that a traditional hot water heater does; hot water. However, a tankless water heater will cost more to install but is much more energy efficient in the long-run.
What is The Downside of a Tankless Water Heater?
There are not many drawbacks to a tankless water heater. However, if we were to pinpoint a few they would be the following:
- Higher initial purchase and installation cost
- Limited “output” in certain circumstances
- Taking showers and doing laundry (or taking multiple showers) at the same time can put a strain on tankless water heaters.
How Big of A Tankless Hot Water Heater Do I Need?
This will depend on your overall needs. Determining how big of a tankless hot water tank that you need will consist of the number of devices you expect to use, whether it will be for a remote site or the entire home, desired temperature rise, and flow rate. Working with our world-class experts of tankless water heaters can help you in determining your exact needs.
Is a Tankless Water Heater Worth it?
If you are interested in having more storage space, being environmentally friendly, an endless supply of hot water, and lower energy bills, then yes, tankless water heaters are well worth the investment. However, if you are concerned about the initial installation costs, it may be advisable to go for a more traditional tank.