What should a hot water heater be set on?

Answer On One Hand: Comfort and SafetyMost homeowners want water that is sufficiently hot to provide a comfortable shower or bath but not so hot as to scald. Most factory settings are at 120 degrees Fahre... Read More »

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What is the optimum height that an immersion heater should be above a bath in order to be able to fill the bath with HOT water. Pressure is poor Our heater has some kind of copper header tank on top.?

Answer Volume = Area x DepthArea of a circle = Pi * R^2Pi = 3.1415Radius = Diameter / 2Diameter = 27Radius = 13.5Depth = 45Volume = 3.1415 x 13.5^2 x 45 = 3.1415 x 182.25 x 45 = 57... Read More »

What size water heater should I buy?

The size of water heater you need depends on the type of water heater you want to buy. Your options include conventional water heaters and demand heaters. Conventional heaters are tanks that hold w... Read More »

What temperature should a hot water heater be set to?

On One Hand: Consider Efficiency and Cost SavingsAccording to the U.S. Department of Energy, lowering your hot water heater thermostat by 10 degrees can lower energy bills by 3 to 5 percent. The DO... Read More »

What should a 75 gallon bradford-white gas hot water heater cost? Two different Bradford White 75 gallon gas water heaters are selling for $676 and $730. To compare models and features, go to the Br... Read More »