Getting the right water heater for your home is important especially if you like having a constant supply of hot water at all times. There are different types of water heaters you can use in your home. Depending on the frequency of use, budget and number of users, you need to know the right water heater to have in your home. We can help you pick the right one for you by giving information on the different options available. Here is a look at varying water heaters that will ease your decision-making process.
Gas water heaters
One of the methods of heating water in residential places that is considered most efficient is by using gas water heaters. They are common for supplying radiant heating systems with hot water. Depending on the type of tank you have, you can have up to 75 gallons of hot water at for you to use when you need it. While they are efficient, their lifespan is limited to between 9 and 11 years. However, there are new units available that are energy efficient and have longer lifespans.
Electric water heaters
When it comes to reliability, electric water systems are known to work well since they have very few parts that will wear out. Electric water heaters are durable and do not break easily. Electricity is available in most places where natural gas is not readily available making the systems dependable for most families. The operating cost may be higher when the heaters are used, but they are reliable and ideal for the average family.
Tankless water heaters
Tankless water heaters are the newest generation of water heaters customers are getting comfortable with purchasing for their homes. Most customers are opting for them since they store a lot of water and are considered to be green products. You can get the heaters working with gas or electricity. They are more expensive than the conventional tank type units but are popular for the comfort they provide. They save energy and supply hot water for a lengthened period. They are green products since they use less metal and plastic when being manufactured and save energy while having minimal polluting effects.
The choice of the water heater to purchase depends on your needs and the cost you are comfortable with. Contact us for more information and guidelines as well as installation, repair and maintenance services.