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When you say on demand I assume you mean tankless water heaters. There are different sizes of tankless water heaters. They should be sized specifically to your needs . The heaters are graded by number of bathrooms the unit can heat with water running at the same time. If your needs are not met by one tankless you can run two for five or more bathrooms. I installed one in my house a little more than a year ago. It has saved us on average $75 dollars a month in natural gas . Basically cut our bill in half. We have two full baths and one half bath. We never run out of hot water, ever!!! We went with a Richmond brand, but there are many to choose from. I would recommend anyone who is replacing their water heater use a tankless. To never run out of hot water alone is enough for me to justify the 200 dollars in extra cost. The lower gas or electric bill is just a bonus. For more...

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