What happens when one cold winter morning you find that your water heater has given up on you? There could be any number of reasons for it and there is every chance that you may have to look for a new one. Very often choosing the best heater can be quite a daunting task, mainly because there are ever so many brands of hot water heaters in the market today.
There are various water heaters to choose from. You will find moment water heaters, electric geysers, high capacity electric water heaters etc. Typically if it is for your home the choice would be between an moment heater and an electric geyser. The moment heaters are generally ones that are used to heat water to a required temperature in a very short period of time. Their body is usually made from good quality plastic and is appropriate to heat up about a liter of water at a time.
The electric geysers are more in the form of storage heaters and are obtainable in various capacities. They come in various shade and models. In such devices the water gets heated when the strength is switched on and is stored in the tank of the geyser and is obtainable to the user when ever he turns on the tap. But one drawback of this kind of heater is the amount of electricity that is consumed. But with so much competition in the market today, companies are vying with each other for market presence, they already try to produce ones that consume less strength.
There is another kind of water heater known as the tankless heaters which heat water employing a set of coils. These consume far less energy as they heat only the required quantity of water, and may come in very useful to the home owners who do not use too much hot water.
You will find that most of the good departmental stores like Sears, stock a variety of heaters for you to choose from. No matter what brand or kind of heater you choose, ensure that you have your money’s worth both in quality and in terms of service.