Sizing A New Tacoma Water Heater

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014 in Water Heater Replacement Tacoma WA

Shopping around for a new water heater? For many people, it is not the most fun type of shopping to do, and for many people it might not be the simplest. A lot of water heater repair companies will definitely do a great job of making good tips for ones alternatives. If one is inclined to do some more in depth research oneself, below are some links that will be helpful.

Energy Expense Calculators
The U.S. Department of Energy has an energy cost calculator for electric and gas type water heaters on its website that is useful. It might seem a little difficult, but one need to have the ability to fill out the majority of the fields and get an approximation of how much it will cost to run ones water heater.

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Many of the manufacturers of water heaters have sizing calculators on their websites to identify what the appropriate size heater will be considering the quantity of water to be heated up at peak times of the day. Here are links to A.O. Smith  and Bradford White.

Many gas providers have nice tools on their websites to identify costs also. Contact your local gas or electric company to see what they have available. Also, here is a cool tool from the River Network in Portland, OR that will analyze the energy and greenhouse gas emissions for any location in the United States.

Don’t think twice to call Water Heater Repair Tacoma WA with any problems you may particularly have with determining the very best size water heater for your Tacoma home.

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