Tankless Electric | Gas Water Heater

Tankless water heaters, also known as instantaneous or demand-type, provide water as needed based on the water flow. Water is heated using gas, which is passed through the heat exchanger. With no water being held in a storage tank there is a slight delay in getting the hot water to the fixture. Typically, tankless water heaters provide hot water at a rate of 2-5 gallons per minute. Gas-fired tankless heaters slightly higher flow rates than electric ones. However, even the largest, gas-fired model cannot supply enough hot water for simultaneous uses in large households. It is recommended to install two or more tankless heaters in a row for simultaneous demands of hot water. The other option is to install separate tankless water heaters for appliances such as a clothes washer or dishwasher.

Although the initial cost of installing a tankless water heater is greater than that of a traditional tank type heater the long-term savings will be greater. It has been reported that homes uses 41 gallons or less hot water daily, tankless heaters can be 24%-34% more energy efficient than traditional tank heaters. They can be 8%-14% more energy efficient for homes using around 86 gallons per day. Information provided by ENERGY STAR®. Also some Electric Authorities/Counties/States have credits offered for installing these types of heaters.

Yulee Tankless Electric | Gas Water Heater

Ready to work with Turner Plumbing?

Your plumbing repairs are only as good as the company that stands behind them. So why risk your big investment? Don’t just call a plumber, call an Expert. Rely on Experience.