New City, NY has all kinds of residences, and most of them depend on traditional tank water heaters to do their jobs. There’s no mystery as to why: they’re reliable and durable, and as long as you keep them serviced or maintained, they should work for you for many years. But they’re not the only systems out there, and some can actually do a better job for your particular home. Consider tankless water heaters, for instance, which warm the water instantly as it passes through the pipes instead of heating a reservoir of water for eventual use. They can cost more to install and their small size usually means you’ll need multiple units to cover larger houses. In exchange, however, they offer a number of tangible benefits.
Endless Hot Water
One of the problems with tank water heaters is that they take a little time to get the hot water to you and they can run out if you use enough of it. Tankless water heaters eliminate both of those concerns, since they heat the water up instantly for you to use. That means it comes out hot as soon as you open the tap, and you’ll never run out of hot water no matter how much you use.
Because you don’t waste any water waiting for the system to heat up, and because tankless water heaters require less energy to use overall, they can save you a great deal on monthly bills. This helps offset the increased initial cost, and when applied over time can even pay for itself and then some. Repairs tend to be less frequent as well, since tankless water heaters are not as prone to dangers such as rusting that tank models are.
Talk to Design Air, Inc. to hear more about tankless water heaters and whether they’re right for you!