Category: Appliances

Appliance Review: Traditional vs. Tankless Water Heater Comparison

Introduction A quarter of the energy your home consumes, according to the U.S. Department of Energy, goes into your water heater. In most homes, heating water is the third-largest use of energy. So while that mundane-looking metal tank in your basement may not come up in everyday conversation, your choice of water heater can make a…

Appliance Review: Gas vs. Electric Water Heater Comparison

Introduction Homeowners deciding between gas and electric water heaters ultimately need to make a determination between initial price or long-run efficiency. Either gas or electric can heat your water at home, and both offer unique advantages the other can’t match. In the end, the decision — like home ownership — is personal. Heating Source Gas…