Tankless Sales – Facts and Claims to Watch

    I was listening to the Moose FM up in the Parry Sound area and heard a very interesting advertisement.  A local HVAC contractor had purchased some air time and was talking about how a Navian tankless water heater could save you up to 80% on your water bill! I have to question where some of these figures come from.  Unless you significantly reduce the amount of hot water you use a Navien is not going to reduce your energy bill by 80%,...

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    Can You Replace A Boiler With A Tankless?

    This is an interesting question and I will give you the quick and dirty answer right away, yes, a tankless can do the job of a boiler in some situations… Notice that little caveat there?  Yep there are situations where a tankless won’t work as a replacement boiler.  I’m going to explain a little more in the following few paragraphs as to why and where a tankless can work and where it won’t.  If you want to find out about your...

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    Co-op Housing, Condos, and Townhome Tankless

    Tankless Systems For Energy Savings If you on a board for a co-op housing, condo complex, or townhouse development than a tankless may be a great way to start saving some money.  We have installed tankless systems in similar situations and owners and tenants have seen real savings on top of other significant benefits. Reasons To Explore A Tankless A tankless has a much smaller foot print freeing up more space Each home or residence...

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    Navien Tankless NR180 NR210 NR240

    With Navien Condensing Technology, you’re purchasing the most efficient home water heating system with “Ultra Condensing Efficiency”. Their systems offers substantial savings and produces less emmissions than a conventional water heater. Plus, the installation and venting processes are easy, cost effective, and Navien’s products are high in quality and performance. The 3 primary Navien models NR-180 NR-210 NR-240 These three...

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    Home Depot Tankless or Rinnai

    Bosch vs Rinnai Tankless There has been quite the buzz regarding tankless water heaters lately.  Claims of their superior energy savings and efficiency have been touted by every company pushing the units.  Yes they do reduce the amount of gas or propane you use but they also provide endless hot water.  If you take a 45 minute shower you’re more than likely using more energy than you would with a conventional tank that simply...

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