How to select a suitable water heater?

As the chosen residential water heater provider for generations, our customers trust us to deliver only the best products and services. True to our promise of quality, we have included various tips and information to aid you in selecting the right water heater for your home.

Discover your preferred heater

When selecting a new water heater for your residence, choose one that will bring you a complete peace of mind. It should not only operate efficiently by providing you sufficient hot water, but also exceed the safety standards of Singapore with its multiple features, saving you money in the process.

Even though local natural gas costs are lower than electricity rates, do bear in mind that an electrical water heater may have lower energy costs overall compared to a generic gas-fired storage water heater, due to its higher energy efficiency,

Upon selecting a water heater, also consider that a lower-priced water heater may be more expensive to operate and maintain over its lifetime. Do invest in a trusted quality water heater with the right balance between performance and efficiency for your household, for your family’s safety and savings in the long-run.

Types of Water Heaters

Do also consider the different kinds of water heaters available in the market by understanding the features and functions of particular models, water flow rate, and the frequency of usage and household size.

Know the different types of water heaters available on the market to make an informed choice!

Conventional storage water heaters store a ready reservoir of hot water in a storage tank. Water is continuously heated in the tank, and energy can sometimes be expended due to standby heat loss. To replace the outgoing hot water, cold water enters the tank immediately, ensuring that the tank is always full. The conventional storage tank remains a popular mode of water heating for homes.

Instant water heaters heat water directly when water passes through without the use of a storage tank, bringing you cost-savings with its energy efficiency. Instant water heater units heat water only when you need it, and never runs out of hot water. It is a small and compact unit that mounts on the bathroom wall.


Proper installation and maintenance of your water heater unit can optimize its performance and prolong its lifespan. This includes factors like correct positioning of the instant water heater unit, and building code, safety and site requirements.

Installation is best carried out by a qualified technician. Please consult the manufacturer’s installation and instruction manual before carrying out any work.

Periodic water heater maintenance can significantly extend your water heater’s lifespan and minimize loss of efficiency. Do read your owner’s manual for specific maintenance recommendations, or consult our customer service team for more information.