Consumer Information for hot water heater

leaking-Hot-Water-Heater-replacmantThe following is a formula to calculate your energy and estimate of your hot water heater how much hot water your family uses base on “first hour rating usage”

Your House Has:
How many bathrooms?1 to 1.52 to 2.53 to 3.5
How many bedrooms?1 – 2 – 32 – 3 – 4 – 53 – 4 – 5
You need a First Hour Rating of:    43 – 60 – 6060 – 70 – 72 – 9072 – 82 – 90

 

The Department of Energy recommendation for hot water heater replacement and new water heater installation

http://energy.gov/energysaver/articles/selecting-new-water-heater

 

Gas Water Heater

Electric water Heater

1. American Water Heaters

2. Bradford White Water Heaters

Rheem Electric Water Heaters

High- Efficiency

Heat Pump Hot Water Heater

 

Solar Water Heaters

http://www.rheem.com/products/water_heating/solar

 

Commercials Hot Water Heater 

http://www.americanwaterheater.com/products/commGas.aspx