Sizing A New Des Moines Water Heater

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014 in Water Heater Replacement Des Moines

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 may not be the simplest. A lot of water heater repair companies will certainly do a great job of making good pointers for ones alternatives. If one is inclined to do some more in depth study oneself, below are some links that will be useful.

Energy Cost 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 may appear a little difficult, however one ought to be able to fill out the majority of the fields and get a rough idea of just how much it will cost to run ones water heater.

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Many of the producers of water heaters have sizing calculators on their websites to determine what the suitable size heater will be thinking about the amount of water to be heated up at peak times of the day. Here are links to A.O. Smith  and Bradford White.

Many gas companies have nice tools on their websites to identify costs also. Check with 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.

Do not be reluctant to call Water Heater Repair Des Moines with any concerns you might particularly have with figuring out the very best size water heater for your home.

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