Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning Blog: Posts Tagged ‘tankless water heater’

What Are the Benefits of Using a Tankless Water Heater?

Monday, December 26th, 2016

While it doesn’t get as frigid in these parts as it does in places like Minnesota or Vermont, we do get plenty of chilly weather throughout the winter season. One of the greatest comforts in such weather is taking a nice, hot shower. Of course, showering is only one of the many tasks that you rely upon your water heater in Hanford, CA.

From washing the dishes to doing the laundry and all of the basic cleaning that you do throughout your home, hot water is a valuable resource. Make sure that you have enough of it, and that you are heating your water in a way that suits your personal user preferences. For many, this means using a tankless water heater.

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What Is Standby Energy Loss, and How Do I Avoid It?

Monday, August 1st, 2016

It is tough to imagine any system or appliance in one’s home doing more work than the water heater. Yes, we run our air conditioners a lot for much of the year around here. The water heater truly is in action every day, though. With that in mind, it only makes sense that you should do everything possible to get the most efficient and affordable performance possible from your water heater in Fresno, CA. More and more homeowners are realizing that eliminating the risk of standby energy loss is a big part of doing so.

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Should I Consider a Tankless Water Heater?

Monday, February 1st, 2016

As time marches on, new technologies are being introduced that allow homeowners to live in greater comfort, and with greater convenience, than at any other point in history. These technological advances are not relegated to our cellphones and other electronics, of course. Even water heaters have advanced over the years, as you will discover when you find yourself back in the market for a new water heater. Tank models, for instance, are now more efficient than ever before. It may benefit you to look past the tank water heater, though, and to consider the use of a tankless water heater in Fresno, CA. While tankless water heating is not ideal in every situation, there are many homes in which it is the clear front runner for installation.

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Find Out the Best Spot for Your Tankless Water Heater

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

Find Out the Best Spot for Your Tankless Water HeaterIf you’ve decided to install a tankless water heater, you’ve made an economical decision that should lower your home’s energy and water usage for many years. You’re also probably wondering where to best install the new appliance. Tankless systems can fit just about anywhere inside the home, such as a closet or under the kitchen sink, but there are practical matters for optimal operation to consider.

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3 Benefits of Tankless Water Heaters

Monday, July 6th, 2015

Should you find yourself in need of a new water heater, it behooves you to take the time necessary to consider all of your available options carefully. While tank water heaters are probably still the most commonly used among residential property owners, we’ve seen a surge in demand for tankless water heaters in Fresno, CA. When you consider the many benefits that tankless water heaters have to offer homeowners, this interest is not difficult to understand. Read the following information, and contact us if you think that going tankless may be right for your water heating endeavors. When you schedule service with Donald P. Dick Air Conditioning, you can count on a job well done.

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Planning a Tankless Water Heater Installation: Be Prepared

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

Planning a Tankless Water Heater Installation: Be PreparedPerhaps the time has come to replace the old water heater in your Fresno area home, and you’re considering installing a tankless water heater. So, just what’s involved in the installation of a tankless or on-demand water heater?

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Comparing the Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater With Those of a Storage Model

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Comparing the Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater With Those of a Storage ModelMany homeowners in Fresno and across California are making the switch to tankless water heaters, also known as “on demand” water heaters. A tankless water heater, as the name suggests, does not heat the water collected in a storage tank, as traditional systems do. Instead, the tankless system uses a gas or electric powered heating element to warm water as you need it, so that you only heat the water you use.

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How Do You Determine What Size Your Tankless Water Heater Should Be?

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

How Do You Determine What Size Your Tankless Water Heater Should Be?Sizing a tankless water heater may look tricky at first, but there are a few steps to finding the right one for your home and situation. The correct water heater, whether conventional storage tank or tankless, will ensure that you have hot water when and where you need it. Tankless water heaters are rated by temperature rise and flow rate, in other words, how hot the water gets and how much is used at once. You need a water heater that heats enough water hot enough for each device that’s expected to be used concurrently. Consider the following:

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For Some Households, a Storage-Type Water Heater Makes the Most Sense

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

For Some Households, a Storage-Type Water Heater Makes the Most SenseNew technology is always exciting and gets a lot of attention, but for some homes and living situations, it’s not necessarily better than the tried-and-true conventional option. One case in point is the plethora of tankless water heater systems versus conventional storage tank water heaters. When you replace your water heater, consider the following arguments in favor of a storage tank water heater before you make a decision:

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Save Energy And Space With A Tankless Water Heater

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Save Energy And Space With A Tankless Water HeaterIf it’s time to replace your home’s water-heating system, you may want to consider replacing it with a tankless water heater. However, you’ll want to know whether a so-called demand water heater is right for your family. Usually the advantages will outweigh the disadvantages in tankless water heating systems, which are widely used outside the U.S.

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