Boilers Versus Water Heaters
It is common knowledge that both boiler and water heater are used to heat and utilize water to heat. But what separates the two appliances? Shaul’s is a qualified heating contractor in New Westminster BC that provides professional heating services in New Westminster BC.
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- Heats water that provides heat to the home.
- Produces hot water that is distributed through a circuit of pipes connected to heat emitters that provide radiant heating which is the boiler’s primary function.
- Is able to heat the air in a forced-air heating system.
- Can heat the floor in a radiant floor heating system.
- Is rarely used to produce potable hot water.
A Water Heater
- Provides hot water for washing or cleaning which is the water heater’s primary function.
- Heats water that can be used for showers, laundry, and other hot water needs.
- Can be tanked or tankless.
Now that you know the primary differences between a boiler and a water heater, it’s time for you to decide what you want or need to use for your home. For help in installing or servicing your existing heating system, contact us today.
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