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When shopping for a new water heater for your home, pick a water heating system that does not only give enough hot water, but also significant  energy  and cash savings. That includes checking out various types of water heaters and determining what size and fuel source are right for your needs and Learn more here

 

Criteria for Choosing 

 

Fuel

 

The fuel type or energy source used for your water heating affects not just the water heater's annual operation costs, but its size and energy efficiency as well.

 

Size

 

To supply your household with adequate hot water and to increase efficiency, you should get a properly sized water heater.

 

Energy Efficiency

 

To boost your energy and cost savings, you should be aware of how energy efficient a water heater is before purchasing it.

 

Costs

 

Before you actually buy a water heater, it's smart to its annual operating costs as well as compare those costs with other models that are also energy-efficient. And do whatever you can to lower your hot water consumption. You may want to try other tricks as well, such as drain-water heat recovery, which lets you  save money on your bill so Get an estimate here.

 

Energy Types for Water Heaters

 

The type of fuel available in your area can affect your water heater choices. Here are your options by fuel or energy source:

 

Electricity

 

Availability is wide in the United States for fueling conventional storage, tankless or demand-type, and heat pump water heaters. It could be combined with water and space heating systems, including indirect and tankless coil water heaters.

Fuel Oil

 

Available in certain parts of the United States to fuel traditional storage water heaters, and indirect combination water and space heating systems.

 

Geothermal Energy

 

Available all over the United States to users with a geothermal heat pump system installed in their homes for space heating and cooling.

 

Natural Gas

 

Available in various parts of the United States to power conventional storage and demand, tankless or instantaneous water heaters, and also when combined with water and space heating systems, which include tankless coil and indirect water heaters.

 

Propane

 

Available in several areas of the United States to fuel conventional storage and demand (instantaneous or tankless) water heaters, along with indirect combination water and space heating systems.

 

Solar Energy

 

Available across the United States, especially in the Southwest, for solar water heaters. If you have several fuel types available in your area, it's good to compare costs. Comparisons let you see your options much clearer.  Even if you're just replacing your old water heater, you'll be able to save more money in the long term if you shift to a different energy or fuel source.