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Originally Posted by suezuki650 View Post
My tank is power vented which means if the power goes out, I won't have a hot shower, but I have options for that. I didn't want to have a tankless for a couple of reasons: a) extra water cost b) can't recoup the cost in savings.

It's an interesting idea, just not ready for primetime IMHO.
Sue, what brand tank do you have? The tank in my previous home is also power vented and we HAD hot water when the power went out. Just because it has an electric power vent doesn't mean the hot water that's already in the tank will not flow. All it means is that the tank will not heat additional water.
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