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It’s been a long day, and all you want is to take a hot shower and go to sleep. You step into the bathroom, turn on the faucet, and wait a minute for the hot water to start flowing. But it doesn’t. All you get is cold water. This is not a desirable scenario. But […]
Whether you’re building a new home, remodeling an existing one or simply need to replace a water heater, it’s important to understand your water heater options, as well as the factors that will influence which model best suits your home’s water heating needs.
Heating water for use in your home is generally a big home expense, typically the second largest energy expense in the dwelling. About 20 percent of your utility bill is used by your water heater. With a few simple tips and some long-range planning, you can save big on water heating in your home.
A tankless water heater can be your ticket to energy savings.
Tankless water heaters deliver hot water on demand and without the energy waste associated with traditional storage-tank water heaters. In a tankless heater, a gas-fueled or electric element heats water as the water passes through — but not until you turn on a faucet or hot-water appliance, eliminating the need to store hot water.