With no pilot light and on-demand water heating for your shower, sink, dishwasher or washing machine, a propane tankless water heater (sometimes called a demand water heater) is considerably more efficient that a conventional model (one that stores hot water in a tank) – especially one powered by electricity.
In fact, according to the Department of Energy (DOE), an ENERGY STAR®-rated tankless water heater can operate up to 34 percent more efficiently than a conventional water heater –even more if one is installed at each hot water outlet.
With that kind of savings, a tankless propane system could pay for itself in just a few years while delivering other great benefits to your Middle Tennessee or Southern Kentucky home, including:
Tankless water heaters do cost more up front than conventional water heaters , so careful consideration should go into choosing a water heater that fits your budget and lifestyle. If you need some help with that choice, contact us – we’re here to help.