Tucked away in a cupboard, perhaps behind a pile of towels and bed linen, out of sight and out of mind. The domestic hot water tank often escapes our attention, but it has a big role to play in the energy efficiency of our homes. The demand for energy efficiency and alternative heat solutions such as solar, heat pumps and wood burning stoves is prevalent. Water heating is increasingly becoming a key consideration of any heating system, whether renewable or conventional.
In the past few decades we have become the Impatient Nation. The demand to ‘have it now’ is seeping into every corner of our lives. We want quick answers to complex problems, we speed date, eat fast food, use self-checkout lines, try the "30 day Abs” challenge, pay extra for overnight shipping, beep when the traffic lights turns green, speak in half sentences. Start things but don't fin...
We twitter stories in 140 characters or less.
We cut corners, take shortcuts.
We’ve even become impatient with ... wait for it ... impatience.
So how do we meet the impatient hot water demands of today’s household? How do we ensure both bath and en suite shower can run simultaneously, and the impatient nation can go about their day without having to …………………………wait?
Fortunately advancements in technology mean we can. Why?
Hot water storage tank solutions allow for someone to take a hot shower, whilst someone else runs a fast filling bath; no-one has to wait, a perfect solution for the hurried household. So whether it be upgrading a water tank, or installing a new system all together, it is important to think about the system as a whole.
Take a look around our Homeowners section where you will find advice and guidance to help you plan for your hot water needs.
Driving to improve standards within the domestic hot water industry