If you have a large home and are looking for a tankless heater able to meet the high demand, then this is the right choice. With this unit, you can have two people taking a shower in different bathrooms. At the same time, you can do laundry, do the dishes and more. That is the capability of this beast. Yes, the cost may seem prohibitive but for a large household, cost should not be an issue.
When it comes with a water saving setting. The setting gets activated upon installation. Thanks to this setting, homeowners can save up to 1,100 gallons of water per year. Basically, it works by reducing the amount of water flowing through the pipes. This happens until the water temperature equals that of the heater.
This is another useful setting that comes with the unit. It allows homeowners to set the minimum flow rate to 0.26 GPM and the minimum activation flow rate to 4.0 GPM. By doing this, the system is able to supply your home with hot water even in case of low demand.
Together with the water saving setting, the RPKR saves your home 12,000 gallons. While doing so, the system continues providing hot water at a steady rate.
Want to minimize cold water bursts when taking a shower? Invest in this model. Thanks to the hot start programming feature, the unit remains on standby for back to back hot water needs.
The Rheem Tankless Natural Gas Water Heater comes with a built-in condensate neutralizer. Also, it has a half inch gas line compatibility. As such, it works by drawing heat from exhaust gases. Not only does this increase energy efficiency but it ensures you get to save on energy costs.
As you already know, gas is cheaper and energy efficient. This means homeowners stand to enjoy long-term savings on energy costs. The unit has a self-diagnostic system making it easy to install and maintain. It also comes with a digital remote control that is pre-wired to the system. The maintenance setting allows homeowners to receive alerts in case of problems. This gives one time to call technicians for a service check.