Compare an Electric Water Heater with a Tankless
Aug28

Compare an Electric Water Heater with a Tankless

Costs of an Electric Water Heater Compared to a Tankless First off let’s reiterate that this comparison has been done here in Ontario where electricity is not that expensive… That’s a joke; it is crazy how much we get taken advantage of… I don’t know which tank you have and I can only make an estimate that an electric water heater will roughly use about 5000 kWh per year.  Festival Hydro in London Ontario suggests that a...

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Tankless Manufactures – Who Owns Who

Determining who owns who in the water heater business is actually very convoluted.  So as a little exercise we decided to see if we could decipher who the biggest players were in the industry. As you would expect in the heating and air conditioning sector there has been a lot of buying and selling.  In fact Daikin recent purchased Goodman for a few billion dollars pushing them right near the top of the heap.  United Technologies is...

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How Much Money Will A Tankless Save?
Jul24

How Much Money Will A Tankless Save?

There are a number of factors that go into how much a tankless will save you here are the main points to consider. Can a tankless save me money? this is one of those questions I get asked a lot but is difficult to answer because every home is different.  I’m going to try and layout the proof and arguments as to how and why a tankless can save you money. Ultimately I’m leaving it up to you to apply these results to your home and family...

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Most Popular Tankless Water Heaters
Jun14

Most Popular Tankless Water Heaters

First, I want to preface this article by bringing attention to the fact we are located in the Greater Toronto Area.  We are very well acquainted with a tankless behaviour in our water type, incoming temperature, and installation codes.  Some of our traffic comes from other Provinces within Canada and the systems we select here may not be the best choice for other locations.  Although… The information we present will still likely...

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Navien Tankless Water Heaters Past and Present
Mar08

Navien Tankless Water Heaters Past and Present

The Navien tankless water heater has been around Canada for awhile now and there have definitely been some issues.  It’s important to know that a Navien tankless utilizes a condensing technology. This is a dual heat exchanger technique that makes Navian tankless systems upwards of 98% efficient. Navien has stuck with this system since the beginning and now most other tankless manufactures have released versions of their own condensing...

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