Raleigh NC plumbing

Can You Save with High Efficiency Electric Water Heaters?

by raleigh plumbers on January 15, 2016

Just as the Poole’s Plumbing name has become the most respected and trusted name in Raleigh NC plumbing, they have also earned the reputation as the “go-to” for installation, servicing and repair of any type of water heater. Whether tankless or your conventional model, the experts at Poole’s have a “best price guarantee” on all of their water heater services, striving to save you more while providing the most efficiency possible.

High Efficiency Electric Water HeatersMany folks have tried in the more “modern age” of water heater technology to steer clear from the pricier and less efficient electric models that have historically been known to make one’s electric meter readings skyrocket. The term High Efficiency Electric Water Heaters may almost seem an oxymoron to some, however for those who aren’t aware, several years ago, there was a hybrid heat pump water heater introduced that has made the term High Efficiency Electric Waters Heaters no longer a fantasy.

Given the long standing tradition of your electric bill going through the roof due to having an electric unit, the first thing one may ask is, “How exactly do these High Efficiency Electric Water Heaters work?” At an average operating price of only about 60 cents per day, the once unthinkable High Efficiency Electric Water Heaters are at least worth consideration.

In actuality, most major water heater manufacturers do now make some type of High Efficiency Electric Water Heaters. How these hybrid heat pump type water heaters work is as follows: they pull hot air in, intensifying the heat and trnsfering to the water. In a nutshell, the heat pump does the work and helps heat the water before the electrical element even has to do any of the work. In many of the newer model High Efficiency Water Heaters, there is also smart controls that allow for you to create a schedule or the unit will actually do this on their own based upon the patterns of your usage.

While the initial cost of these High Efficiency Electric Water heaters can be a bit higher than other units, over a longer period of time, they can save you do to said efficiency. Whether this is the water heater option you wish to explore or whether you would like to look at the popular tankless models, Poole’s Plumbing is the number one water heater specialists

Raleigh NC plumbingContinuing to make the lives of their consumers more convenient through offering the latest technological advances in plumbing, Delta offers a line of “Smart Solutions” products that can be installed for you by the “smartest” choice for all your Raleigh NC plumbing needs, Poole’s Plumbing.

Some of Delta’s more popular “Smart Solution” products, that can be installed for you by the most trusted name in Raleigh NC plumbing, Poole’s Plumbing, offer you not only an easy way to conserve and save, but also convenience you might not have imagined possible in your sink or shower. For example, the “Touch2O Technology” that is available on several of their faucet models. This allows you to simply touch the spout or handle of the faucet with your hand, wrist, or forearm to turn it on or off. On a similar premise, Delta offers “Temp2O Technology” in several of their showerheads. This eliminates any guessing as to “too hot” or “too cold” when getting in to rinse off as an LED display show s the actual water temperature and three color indicators make it easy to differentiate between temperature ranges.

These are not the only innovative “Smart Solutions” products that Delta has introduced for the shower, with another being the “ActivTouch” showerhead. This allows you to choose from eight different spray options with an easy one handed push of a button.  The “Palm Shower” also offers you the convenience of one handed operation with a rubber grip that securely hugs to your hand, working as a solution to hard to grip handles and soapy hands. Possibly the most innovative piece in controlling your water flow in the showere is Delta’s “In2ition Shower Dual Showerhead.” This gives you two streams of water at once, which allows you to use the hand shower and integrated head at the same time, or separately to get your water stream, wherever you need it most.

The innovative showerheads are not the only “Smart Solutions” that can be installed for you by the top name in Raleigh NC plumbing, Poole’s, as the “TempAssure” Thermostatic valve allows you to both monitor water temperature and automatically adjust the mix to keep a safe temperature at all times. The “Delta Monitor” is another safe feature to consider. This helps to avoid problems such as unsafe, sudden temperature changes in water while you’re in the shower, due to the flushing of a toilet or a dishwasher or washing machine being turned on.

For information on all of the “Smart Solution” products and more from Delta, visit there website at www.delta.com.