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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Wireless Tankless Access
May12

Wireless Tankless Access

Wirelessly change the temperature of your homes tankless water heater from your smartphone. This is a great feature now appearing on most tankless and combi-boilers offered by major manufactures. Sure you might think that’s something you’ll never use, but I promise you, you will, once you have it. once you get used to pinpoint accuracy on your homes hot water output you will be shocked how much you rely on it. For example,...

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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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Your Rights and the 20 day cooling Off Period in Ontario
Mar31

Your Rights and the 20 day cooling Off Period in Ontario

On April 1, 2015 it becomes law that Ontarians get a 20 day cooling off period if they sign a contract for a water heater at their door. In addition to that there are a number of new stipulations that need to be met by sales people practicing door to door marketing. We have outlined the important changes so you can be prepared if someone shows up at your door. The cooling off period starts the day the consumer signs the contract at...

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