Are Stiebel Eltron Tankless Water Heaters the Best?

Stiebel Eltron makes one of the largest collections of electric tankless water heaters in the industry, and they are highly rated for quality and reliability. Stiebel Eltron makes the Titan series electric water heaters which we discuss in a separate post. This article gives you an overview of the top features of the Stiebel Eltron […]

What is Energy Star Rating and Why It Matters to Tankless Water Heater Buyers

Many of us walk through the big box stores and hear this: “Well, according to the Energy Star rating, this unit will cost you nothing to run all year. In fact it is so good it will pay you money to use it.” Well, maybe I am over stating a bit, but its important to […]

How to Calculate Energy and Water Savings for Tankless Water Heaters

Have you ever wondered through your local big box store and looked at all the numbers on the side of waters heaters. What the heck do all those annual savings and EF numbers really mean?  I can’t be the only one who gets lost in the maze of percentages and ratings. What we at Tankless […]

2011 Tankless Water Heater Tax Credit Guide

As with all things government the rules change quickly and not always for our best. On Dec. 17,2010 a new set of rules were put into affect regarding energy tax credits. We at Tankless Guide have tried to pull the highlights out of these changes to make it easier for our readers to find out […]

Homebuilders tout benefits of green design

Homebuilders tout benefits of green design Posted: December 31, 2010 | 12:00 a.m. Updated: December 31, 2010 | 10:17 a.m. Nobody thinks about saving a rain forest as a result of “green building” techniques, but they might think about saving more than $1,000 a year on utility bills, a Las Vegas homebuilding executive said. Thus […]

Considering a Tankless Water Heater in Your Bathroom

Traditional tank-style water heaters are sometimes adequate to keep up with intermittent use – a load of laundry here, washing a few dishes later, while someone else is cleaning up elsewhere. It’s when two or three application points are in use at once and one of those is someone trying to enjoy a warm shower […]

Rinnai R75LSi Reviews

The Rinnai R75LSi is an Energy Star rated product which means you’ll start conserving fuel from the first day it’s installed.  Never again will you heat and reheat water in a large, wasteful tank whether or not it’s used.   This is a versatile unit, able to use natural gas or propane and adjustable up to […]

Rheem RTG95 Reviews

The Rheem RTG95 Tankless Water Heaters give plenty of options.  There are models for indoor that feature direct vent and outdoor models that run just as well of liquid propane as they do off natural gas, sporting fuel efficiencies of better than 90%.  This qualifies them for Energy Star rating and makes them eligible to […]

Rheem RTG64 Reviews

The Rheem RTG64 Tankless Water Heaters boast a 12-year warranty on the heavy-duty heat exchanger and 5 years on parts, much higher than the industry average.  These units runs efficiently enough receive an Energy Star rating, qualifying them for the federal government energy tax credit program currently being offered.   Their lineup of tankless heaters includes […]

Noritz NR71 Tankless Reviews

Greater durability and performance are the result in these units that are rated at the head of their class and are backed up by a solid warranty.  Noritz covers the heat exchanger for 12 years and everything else for 5, well above industry standards.  The default temperature is 120F but can be adjusted both for […]