Schaal Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Blog: Posts Tagged ‘tankless water heater’

Why Spend the Money on a Tankless Water Heater?

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

tankless-water-heaterWhen you need to use hot water in your home, as you undoubtedly do at many points throughout the day, you probably don’t really give all that much thought to how that hot water comes to be hot, or how it makes its way to the point of use where it is needed. Water heaters are a standard feature of homes today, after all. If and when the time comes to invest in a new water heater, though, you are wise to give a whole lot of thought to how you’ll heat water in your home.

There are more options available than you may realize,  and choosing your new water heater is not a decision that you can rush through. If you do, you may wind up overlooking a system that is a great fit for you, such as the tankless water heater.  We install and service these water heaters in Des Moines, IA, and we have seen them grow more and more popular as more and more homeowners discover the benefits that they have to offer.

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Should I Replace My Water Heater?

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

tank-water-heaterThe water heater in any home, regardless of occupancy numbers, does an incredible amount of work throughout the year. Unlike a system such as your heater or air conditioner, your water heater in Des Moines, IA does not have an off-season. Your water heater not only provides hot water for your showers and cleaning, but also for those other appliances — dishwasher, clothes washing machine — that require hot water in their operation. It is a big job, and today’s water heaters are manufactured to ensure that they stand up to the task.

Great as many of the water heaters on the market today may be, though, there is not a single water heater out there that is perfect. All water heaters will require repairs from time to time, and your water heater is going to need to be replaced eventually. When should the replacement happen, though? After all, you don’t really want to wait for your system to break down entirely before replacing it, do you? Here are some tips to help you decide if your water heater has reached the end of the line.

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Is a Tankless Water Heater Right for My Home?

Monday, January 30th, 2017

hot-showerWhenever you invest in a new appliance for your home, you want to be certain that you are making that investment wisely. You want to be confident in the fact that you will see a great return on that investment. For some, that means a reliable and effective performance. For others, that actually means saving enough energy over time to recoup that initial investment. If you want to hit all of these goals, then using a tankless water heater in Des Moines, IA may just be right for you.

There is no denying the fact that the unique design and operation of the tankless water heater allows for certain benefits. Like any other appliance, however, the tankless water heater is not going to be a great fit for everyone. Keep the following information in mind, and be certain to let us know if you have any questions about the water heater options available to you.

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3 Great Benefits of Tankless Water Heaters

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Are you ready to replace the water heater in your home? Has yours broken down entirely? Are you tired of paying for frequent water heater repairs. Whatever your reasons for scheduling a water heater replacement, remember that it is in your best interest to weigh all of your options carefully. There is no rule saying that you must stick with the same type of system that you’ve always used.

A tankless water heater, for example, may not be something that you’ve considered using in your home. You really should, though, as you can enjoy many benefits in doing so. Below are some of the ways in which using a tankless water heater in Des Moines, IA can benefit you.

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