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Rinnai has changed the Ultra series tankless water heaters to better reflect the designation with the model number. Basically the tankless has remained the same internally and the name has just changed. RC98i has been changed to RU98i Rc80i has changed to RU80i Personally I think they did this to better differentiate their models of tankless water heaters.  Rinnai has […]

There are a lot of misconceptions regarding tank type water heaters and tankless systems.  As a homeowner, if you’re thinking of adding a tankless to your home take what you read on the internet with a grain of salt.  Everyone seems to be some sort of expert on water heaters and can tell you which system is better when in […]

There are numerous brand of tankless systems available to homeowners now.  I always recommend Rinnai, as they have taken the time to train every installer on their product ensuring correct installation and increased reliability.  I have to add another brand to my recommendation list as RHEEM has built a great, durable, innovative tankless system. I was able to take a […]

It is important to get your tankless installed by a reputable company.  By this I mean someone who knows what they are doing when it comes to installing a tankless.  Heating your homes water with a tankless is a fundamentally different system than the 40 gallon conventional tank that is probably sitting in the basement now.  I will go over […]

I get a number of updates regarding tankless systems from Google Alerts, what surprises me is the number of people and companies that post ads for tankless systems on there.  Who buys these systems? Sure they are cheap but can you be certain that your new no-name tankless you just spent $1200 on can even be installed in your home? […]

Here is an interesting post that I spotted on RedFlagDeals – that’s a popular Canadian site offering deals and helpful info to people. I recommend you check it out if you’re interested.  Anyways this user had some questions regarding tankless water heaters and was looking for responses from current owners.  Here is their inquiry. I’ll be moving into a brand […]

Endless Supply Of Hot Water A tankless water heater creates hot water as you use it, thus the system will never run out. Some tankless units are made to supply one shower at a time, these lower BTU systems are ideal for cottage use here in Ontario. For residential or commercial units we recommend that a tankless have a bare […]

Installing a tankless water heater can be a difficult job as such each customer we service receives a custom tankless installation.  There are a number of factors that ensure no two jobs are alike and thus each installation is unique. There are a number of reasons people are upgrading to tankless systems, but it’s important to understand that a tankless […]

If you own a tankless it is important to service your system.  A tankless is designed by engineers to have, first and foremost, the heat exchanger and internals scrubbed with a mild acid (vinegar).  The vinegar reacts with a buildup that occurs in all pipes and watercourses (scale and lime deposits) effectively eating it away and clearing the heat exchangers […]

Bosch Therm C1050ES Tankless Water Heater This Bosch Tankless is a high performance, fully condensing system available from Bosch within the Greater Toronto Area.  A condensing tankless captures heat from the exhaust gas and uses it to preheat the incoming cold water through the use of a secondary heat exchanger. This nets around a 12% efficiency increase further reducing emissions. […]