More Distance Causes More WastageA lot of water is wasted while waiting for the water to heat up. When the water heater is away from the point of use, it will take some time for hot water to reach the faucet. People tend to waste the stand-by cold water in the meanwhile. If the water heater is placed near the point of use instead, lesser water will be wasted.
The Benefits of Better LocationsModern tankless water heaters are quite smaller in size compared to old tank storage units. Tankless water heaters act merely as hot water dispensers and eliminate the need for space. There’s no tank here. This reduced size has many benefits.
So, Where to Locate?Most tank storage water heaters are located in garages, basements and attics. These water heaters take up a lot of space so it’s best to locate them in open places. On the other hand, tankless water heaters are small and can be installed in a smaller. These are the most common spots for tank less water heaters:
- Under sinks
- Under stairs