There are a lot of myths when it comes to tankless water heaters. Many of them can be easily explained. In fact, there are very few drawbacks to a tankless water heater and many advantages. Most people should consider making a tankless water heater their newest piece of plumbing. In this video, you will see some common tankless water heater myths debunked.
A common tankless water heater myth is that they don’t work in cold climates. This may have been true in the 90’s when the technology originally came out. However, they work well in all climates now since technology has progressed. Another myth is that these water heaters are unproven. Yet, they have been around longer than people may realize. Though they were introduced to the American market in the 90’s, they have been used in Japan for many more years. Therefore, there is a significant amount of data when you look at the Japanese market of tankless water heaters.
The last myth is that tankless water heaters are more expensive. However, they may actually save you money. They last longer than traditional water heaters and are more efficient. This leads to cost savings over time.