Is your home’s water heater on its last drips? If it is, and you’re looking for a replacement, you’re not alone. Nearly 40 million residential water heaters were replaced in 2014, according to the US Department of Energy. That’s not surprising, as traditional water heaters’ life spans are somewhere around 10-12 years.
Instead of waiting for your water heater to blow, forcing you to endure days of cold showers, learn more about the choices available for your next water heater. Modern tankless water heaters are more energy efficient, as they only heat your home’s water when you need it, rather than a traditional water heater tank being heated continually day after day. More homeowners are moving to this measured way of conserving water and natural gas, and therefore saving money.
Knowing your family’s needs for hot water will help you choose a water heating system that gives you hot water when you need it, at the cost you can afford to pay. The infographic below shows tips, advice and the criteria to make a smart decision on buying your next home water heater from an experienced home service provider.