Why Gas

South African Energy Regulation

National Building Regulations Act No.103 of 1977

XA2: Hot water heating requirement: at least 50% of the annual average hot water heating requirement shall be provided by means other than electrical resistance heating including but not limited to solar heating, heat pumps, heat recovery from other systems or processes and renewable energy

SANS 204:2011 4.5.2 Hot Water

4.5.2.1 A minimum of 50% by volume of the annual average hot water heating requirement shall be provided by means other than electrical resistance heating, including, but not limited to, solar heating, heat pumps, heat recovery from other systems or processes

Gas vs other water heating solutions

Gas

Cheaper set-up costs

They consume 20% to 30% less energy than storage tank models

Instant heating – They provide a endless supply of hot water

Compact and easy to install

They can be mounted on a wall Indoors or outdoors

Sized to fit your needs

Easy to access and repair

Can run on Natural Gas or LPG

Electrical Geysers

Expensive to run

Not efficient – no instant heat

Waste up to 15% of energy through radiant heat loss

Water storage tanks are not ideal as they burst

Susceptible to power outages

Solar

High upfront cost

Weather dependant

Water storage tanks take up space and can burst

Not efficient – no instant heat

Heat pumps

High upfront cost

Difficult to install

Uses electricity – not off the grid

Noisy ro run

Not efficient in cold weather

Why choose the Dewhot brand ?

16 Years of Excellence

Sold over 50 000 gas water heaters

Highest standards

Continuously enhanced (energy efficiency & gas technology)

Products engineered by Dewhot (custom designed – not an off the shelf solution)

Affordable prices

Quality products with quality components

Simple technology – reliable, affordable and easily maintained

Compliance

Rigorously tested

Exceed safety regulations (Accredited SABS Test House -SANS1539:2017)

LPG SA Appliance verification permits

Support & after sales

A support team of technical engineers

both online & telephonically

Spares

Full range of spares

Products free of any redundancies

Warranties

1 year ex-factory warranty

Must be Installed by a Registered Certified LPG installer

National Service centres

Distribution & repair centres in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban
An additional network of resellers nationwide