Pipe Insulation- Despite your method of heating, pipe insulation is always a good idea. What pipe insulation provides is the same results for hot water pipes flowing to a tankless water heater as a water heater that is indirect.
You only need to insulated pipes once and you can feel confident that your energy bills and overall comfort level will be improved for a long time.
Tank Heaters that have an “Energy Star” rating, that means you can trust that your tank will be insulated.
Most water heaters have a blanket of insulation that surround them to minimize heat loss. Heat loss makes your water-heating expenses higher than they need to be.
When insulated the water inside the water heater stay warmer longer, meaning that the heating process does not have to turn on and off as much.
Wasted Energy with poorly insulated Pipes
Pipe insulation installed on your hot water pipes is one of those small jobs that will make your home better for the duration. Pipes for plumbing have different sizes and are usually tucked away in cramped spaces. It is a good idea to have a professional such as those from The Home Insulators to conduct energy-saving upgrades. These experts will conduct comprehensive evaluations and check you pipes to decide what kind and what size of pipe insulation is need.
This installation process includes cutting and adjustments to fit all the corner joints, fitting and straight lines. This is a job that will not require maintenance when it is done meaning no additional expenses.