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Do I need a Tankless Water Heater Flush Kit?

For tankless water heaters, scale and lime flushing is something that must be performed on occasion. Most manufacturers and professional plumbers recommend flushing your tankless water heater once a year; however, there are a number of factors that can affect how frequently it needs to be done. The most important of these is the hardness […]

Tankless Water Heater Pros and Cons

If you need a new water heater, your first step will be to decide if you want a traditional water heater or a tankless one. There are tradeoffs with each option. Although an increasing number of homeowners are opting to go with a tankless water heater, many people are not familiar with what this type […]

How Hard Is It To Install a Tankless Water Heater?

In short, the answer depends on what brand and type of tankless water heater you buy. There are many factors that affect the difficulty of installation, like the clarity of the manufacturer’s installation instructions and the type of existing venting your home has. However, the question is not how hard it is to install a […]

How to Pick a Tankless Water Heater

In general, tankless water heaters are rated by how warm they can get the water passing through them at an established flow rate. To properly size a tankless heater for your home, you must calculate the how much the temperature of the water will need to be raised and flow rate that will be required […]

Electric Versus Gas Tankless Water Heater

As the popularity of tankless water heaters continues to grow, more and more people have begun asking about them.Gas or electric?Which option is better?Honestly, there is no “correct” answer. What works perfectly for one household might not work as well for their next-door neighbors. There are multiple factors that must be considered before deciding which […]

Difference Between Tankless and Tank Water Heater

If you are currently searching for a new water heater, then there are two primary types you must choose between: tankless water heaters and traditional water heaters with an attached tank.Each one has its own set of advantages and disadvantages, and as with most purchases you’ll make, there are tradeoffs for each one. So, which […]

What is The Advantage of a Tankless Water Heater

As with most products you might purchase, a tankless water heater is going to have its own unique set of advantages and disadvantages. With more and more homeowners deciding to convert their homes to tankless water heaters, many people are wondering what all the fuss is about.Let’s take a look at some of the advantages […]

How Big of a Tankless Water Heater Do I Need?

When you are researching tankless water heaters for your home, you’ll often hear the word “sizing” emphasized, and it is an important term. Sizing is defined as matching the needs of a homeowner to the hot water source’s capacity. When it comes to sizing tankless water heaters, the hot water flow rate is the component […]