How do gas water heaters work?

Answer While gas and electric water heaters both have benefits and disadvantages, only a gas water heater will continue to work if your power goes out because it gets its power from a gas line, rather tha... Read More »

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How do tankless water heaters work?

Tankless water heaters are also known as "on demand water heaters" or "point of use water heaters." No storage tank is needed to contain and provide hot water; water is heated on demand.How it Work... Read More »

Do tankless electric water heaters really work?

Tankless water heaters work, but may not be able to heat enough water to simultaneously supply a shower, dishwasher and washing machine, according to the University of Georgia Extension. Electric-p... Read More »

What are the pros/cons of tank-less gas water heaters (vs. traditional heaters)?

The tankless ones cost about 3 times what a regular water heater does.

Why do we have hot water heaters?

You don't have a hot water heater. You have a water heater. To heat water.