Water Heater Installation, Service and Repair
Storage Hot Water Systems are the most common
These hot water heaters have cylindrical tank that keeps water continually hot and ready for use. They are most commonly powered by electricity, natural gas, propane, heating oil, or solar energy.
Advantage: Use energy at a relatively slow rate, storing the heat for later use.
How to choose the right Storage Water Heater for your home
Several factors should be considered when choosing the right storage water heater:
Hot water tank size-80 gallon, 40 gallon, or smaller
Obviously, the size of the storage tank needed depends on the size of your home and the number of members in your household. In general, larger tanks tend to provide hot water with less temperature fluctuation at moderate flow rates.
Storage tank insulation
In general, more insulation is better because it reduces standby heat loss which cut down on energy use. Modern water heaters have PUF (Polyurethane Foam) insulation and Tanks are available with insulation ratings ranging from R-6 to R-24.
It may be possible to add an extra insulation g blanket or jacket on the outside of a poorly insulated tank to reduce heat loss. The most common type of water heater blanket is fiberglass insulation with a vinyl film on the outside.
High efficiency condensing units
Another factor to consider is how efficiently your hot water heater system can convert energy in fuel to heating water. High efficiency condensing units can convert up to 98% of the energy in fuel to heating water.
Residential combustion water heaters
The vapors from flammable liquids and gasses near a hot water heater run the risk of catching fire and exploding. Residential combustion water heater run the risk of catching fie and exploding. Residential combustion water heater manufactured since 2003 in the United States have been redesigned to resist ignition of flammable vapors and incorporate a thermal cutoff switch.
Is an installation of an Energy Efficient Tank-less Water Heater right for your San Diego home? Call**********
Using the latest in gas technology, the tank-less type unit heats water on-demand and delivers an endless supply of hot water for as long as you need it, offering personalized control for you convenience, comfort and safety.
You don't use hot water 24 hours a day. But, you're paying to heat water 24 hours a day. With a standard water heater, you heat and reheat the same water even when you're sleeping.
Rinnai Tank-less Water Heater
The Rinnai tank-less water heater is a more efficient way to heat water. It heats water quickly and delivers an endless supply of hot water for as long as you need it. With the Rinnai tank-less water heater, you only pay to heat water when you need it and for as long as you want it.
Advantages of installing a Tank-less Hot Water Heater:
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- Produce and supply endless streams of hot water to multiple outlets simultaneously without any fluctuation in temperature
- Are up to 30 percent more energy efficient than a traditional natural gas water heater and up to 50 percent more efficient than an electric water heater.
- Shut-off automatically when the water supply is closed, providing users with significant energy savings-save money on your utility bills
- Are compact wall mounted units with a life expectancy of 20 years, whereas hot water tanks require about 16 square feet of floor space and usually last around 10 years
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