Helpful Tips When Considering A Mini Tank Water Heater
There are a few important things to consider before purchasing a portable water heater. Some of these are:
- Tank size
- Power supply
How big is the tank on the GL6?
The GL6 has a point-of-use 6-gallon water tank.
Will I have to run extra electrical wiring?
No. The Bosch GL9 plugs into any standard outlet.
How big is the unit?
The water heater weighs only 30 pounds and stands 14.5×14.5×12.25 inches. It is compact and will easily fit under a bathroom sink or in a laundry room.
Is the unit going to run efficiently?
Absolutely. The tank is lined with glass to add extra insulation that will provide a quick recovery. Plus the added insulation makes the unit very energy efficient.
Does the unit have to be installed with another water heater?
No. The Bosch GL6 can be installed independently by your local Anaheim plumber, or with a larger water heater.
How much should I plan on paying?
The list price is close to $250 but it is available for just over $210 on amazon.com. This is about the cheapest price we could find.
- Bosch Point-of-use water heater
- Power cord
- User’s manual
Is a warranty included with the purchase?
Yes. The Bosch water heater comes with a 1-year limited warranty on parts; and a 6-year limited warranty on the heat exchanger.
What do other customers have to say?
About 90 percent of the customers who have used the Bosch water heater ranked it with superb ratings. Most customers are very pleased with the performance of the Bosch GL6. Here are some things customers are saying:
- “Easy to Install”
- “the heater works well”
- “Good product for the price”
- “plenty of hot water for all the needs”
- “operates quietly”
- “heats fast”
- “amazing insulation”
Where can you read more reviews by customers who have used this mini water heater?
There are lots of customer reviews available on amazon.com. You can read what other customers are saying about this water heater.
So far the only complaint was that it was too small. But that’s the basic concept of a point-of-use water heater.
Where can you buy a Bosch GL6 Ariston Mini Water Heater?
The Bosch GL6 is available online at amazon.com. It is marked down nearly 20 percent from the list price.