How To: Choose the Right Size Water Heater for Your Home
There is no real catchall answer when it comes to choosing the right size water heater for your home. There are several factors that determine what you need, including the size of your household and your hot water needs.
However, one thing Continue Reading →
How to Determine Energy Savings and Payback Period
When you are thinking about having a water heater installed in your home, you obviously need to choose what model heater that you want first. Whether you are considering a traditional storage water heater, an on-demand, or tankless, water heater, or a heat Continue Reading →
Tankless water heaters have been in use throughout Europe and Asia for decades as people have used them as domestic hot water heaters. The technology behind tankless water heaters has been adapted by North American manufacturers in particular in the last decade. These devices are able to handle the more demanding Continue Reading →
What's Included With Standard Water Heater Warranty?
Most tank water heaters come with a warranty of at least 5 years on the tank and 1 year on other parts. A water heaters warranty can usually be checked at each water heater manufacturers website; you will need to get your serial number Continue Reading →
Manufacturers are developing a variety of new technologies in water heating products and systems to meet the demands of homeowners who want greater convenience and lower energy bills and to comply with new federal energy efficiency standards for such products, which go into effect in 2015.
Lower your Energy Bills with Continue Reading →
Here is a quick look at how the typical water heater installation process works.
First, when calling us, you should have the following information ready:
The tank size of your current water heater.
Where the water heater is located (In the garage on a 18 stand, in the basement down a flight of Continue Reading →
There are many steps you can take to increase the efficiency of your hot water heater. Here are a few things you can do to make sure you're getting the most out of your system.
Insulate the tank
Unless your water heaters storage tank already has an insulation value of at least R-24 Continue Reading →
On a cold night in Crystal Lake, its never a good thing when either there isn't enough heat coming from your furnace, or there's no heat, period. Most furnace repairs need the help of a qualified technician, but there are some things you can do to diagnose common heating problems Continue Reading →
A tankless water heating system heats water on demand, when you need it.The concept behind this technology is very simple to grasp. A tankless system differs from the traditional tank-style water heater in that a tank-style system heats water and stores it until it is needed. Tankless water heaters have Continue Reading →