How Much Hot Water Do I Need?
Oct24

How Much Hot Water Do I Need?

How much hot water do taps, showers, appliances, and various other items use in our homes? When considering a tankless water heater this is interesting information to know and understand. There are a few points here we need to get out of the way. Pipe diameter – it doesn’t matter what type of water heater you have a ½ inch copper pipe can only provide around 11-19 liters per minute (3-5 GPM) of water. Once you reach the peak...

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The Importance of Insulating Hot Water Pipes
Sep28

The Importance of Insulating Hot Water Pipes

No matter if you have a tankless water heater or a conventional storage tank water heater insulating hot water pipes throughout your home can really save water and energy.   A common argument against the use of tankless water heater is that it will take longer for hot water to reach the point of use. Technically the assertion is correct but the difference is likely only a second or two maximum. The distance of pipes running from...

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Navien Combi-Boiler Rebate For Canadians
Sep21

Navien Combi-Boiler Rebate For Canadians

Canadians Combi-Boiler Rebate Starting from September 1st to December 31st 2016 Navien is offering a $200 rebate on all their whole home combi boilers. What is a Combi Boiler? It’s a tankless and furnace all built into one tiny wall mountable unit. Realistically it is a brilliantly little system that works incredibly well. After installing a few in customers’ homes I actually installed one in my house as well in the fall of...

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Tankless Wi-Fi Controller For Your Navien
May09

Tankless Wi-Fi Controller For Your Navien

Are you looking for the ability to control your Navien tankless, combi-boiler, or boiler? Look no further than the NaviLink from Navien.   Our homes are becoming more and more automated every day. As an example, the Nest is an intelligent WiFi enabled thermostat enabling you to control your homes heating and cooling from pretty much anywhere in the world. On top of that there are numerous other products designed to enable home...

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Water Heater Rentals
Apr21

Water Heater Rentals

It’s important to understand that water heater rentals are really quite rare in most parts of Canada and North America. Ontario and generally the Greater Toronto Area is encased in this bubble of rental HVAC equipment. Prices for water heater rentals can vary substantially from under $10 a month to well over $50 a month understanding the equipment is vital to understanding the price. This understanding also ensures you aren’t being...

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New Tankless Water Heaters
Apr11

New Tankless Water Heaters

We use a lot of hot water in our modern homes, from taps, laundry, dishwasher, to elaborate rain heads and body showers. A new tankless water heater has emerged as the number one method of meeting all this modern demand. Tankless technology has been in Canada for over 20 years now, it has moved past infancy and carved a new niche between electric, and gas powered conventional storage tank type water heating. New Tankless Technology A...

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