How Do I Go Tank-less with my Water Heater?

Tankless water heaters, which are also called on-demand water heaters eliminate the need of having a hot water tank to store your hot water. Water is heated instantly when you need it. The benefit of this is that it ensures that you have hot water running all the time and the heater is energy efficient.You can change your conventional water heater to a tankless water heater by taking the steps below

Get an estimate of your hot water consumption

Estimate how much hot water you use in a day. This helps in determining the right size of your tankless water heater. You can also have more than one heater if you have different uses such as laundry, shower, dishwashing, and other uses. If you are not sure of your daily consumption, ask for assistance from a professional plumber.

Ask for a quote

Call the tankless water heater installers in Ponca City for a quote. They will ask about your average usage and advice if you need to have more than one tankless water heater at home. It is good to compare quotes where possible. A survey may be required as some plumbing systems will be altered to accommodate the tankless water heater. This cost will go to the total cost of installing the heater.

Call your gas company

The natural gas is cheap and best for use in heating. Most natural gas companies will even give you a discount for switching to gas for the water heating. Inform the company that you intend to use the natural gas for water heating so that they readjust the supply and the connections at home.


Once the source of fuel and plumbing is modified right, you can now have the tankless water heater installed at home. The who process should take a few days to complete. Ensure that you have hired a professional plumbing company for the modification and installation of the new heating system. With quality installation, your tankless water heater should take a long time without the need for repair or replacement.

Stolhand Wells offers professional plumbing and HVAC services in Ponca City and surrounding areas. Contact them today for any heating, cooling, waterless heater installation and plumbing repairs and emergency services.