Some of us just might be able to live with cold water showers, especially after a day in the heat of the tropical sun. While a water heater may be a luxury for some, the realisation that you need one probably hits you just as quickly as the cold water does, so we summed up the nation’s best water heaters (with pumps) in the following list for your convenience (2018-2019).
CENTON prioritizes your showering experience and strives to make it as sensational as possible for you. Customers can choose between the CENTON Vintage Series water heater with Built-in AC Booster Pump which can boost shower water flow as much as 4.5 times for bathrooms that have low water pressure or go for the high performance but silent CENTON Vintage Series water heater with Built-in DC Silent Pump. Each CENTON Vintage Series water heater also comes with superb safety features including the Mechatronic ELCB feature which offers a highly durable dual function electrical cut-off as well as a Flow Sensor and Double Function Thermostat to reduce the risk of hot water scalding.
A multinational corporation headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Electrolux has almost 90 years of experience in the field of electronic home appliances, showcasing their engineering and technical know-how with the EWE361TA-DECT1. This ecologically-conscious offering provides a touch-activated interface that enables one to select preferred temperatures, and to view information on temperature and water consumption rates on an unambiguous digital display. In an expression of Scandinavian ingenuity, Electrolux included a precise turbine flow sensor to enable the dynamic adjustment of temperature, protected the shower nozzles with a bacteria-resistant coating to keep the water clean, and provided the EWE361TA-DECT1 with the ability to check itself for leaks.
The company that occupies itself with Japan’s utilities, transport, communications, and healthcare infrastructure, can be expected to be capable of producing a decent and affordable water heater. The HES-36WPY is equipped with a basic assembly of showerhead and hose made entirely of antibacterial materials. The shower head comes with five different flow settings, selected with a thumb push on the rotary selector dial – and a pause button to on the grip of the showerhead to stop water flow entirely.
A homegrown brand of water heaters equipped with storage and pumps, Joven’s offerings are SIRIM tested to ensure quality and safety – no less so with their tankless i90P, a newer iteration of their iconic water heaters equipped with a silent pump. The slim slider bar and shower heads of the i90P are chrome plated, and the splash-proof casing of the heater is available in red, gray, or black to match modern interiors.
Bringing a century of expertise in dealing with electronic home appliances, Panasonic offers the highest standards in user-friendliness, silent operation, cleanliness, and low-energy usage with the DH-3NDP1MS – featuring an LCD display screen with touch button selectors, an ingenious algorithm that cycles between hot and cold water sprays to save electricity, and antibacterial materials infused with silver particles.
* Brands are listed alphabetically