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Originally Posted by Evans, Marv View Post
I don't see a $2K premium for the tankless water heater. I have two for my housel, & the plumbing isn't much different from one with a tank. Maybe the initial cost is more, but not by that much. I read a Consumer Reports on the longevity of household appliances saying tankless water heaters normally lasted 20 years, which was by far the longest of any appliance. I don't see any real reason for one with a tank.
If electric, tankless upgrade would require 2 or 3 40-60 amp circuits. If gas, sometimes an upsize in gas pipe size.
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