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The Top Water Heaters of 2021

Take a look at the water heaters available on the market and you will feel as though you are drowning in information. There are seemingly countless different water heater makes, models and types. However, certain water heaters are vastly superior to others while some are only slightly better or worse. Instead of attempting to sort through all of the information on your own, rely on our experts for guidance. Without further ado, let’s take a look at the cream of the crop.

Rinnai’s High-efficiency 6.5 GPM Tankless Water Heater

This gas-powered water heater provides highly efficient pumping, sending upwards of 6.5 gallons of hot water in a mere minute’s time. The unit measures one foot wide and two feet tall, meaning it won’t take up much space at your home or business yet prove quite reliable, providing a steady stream of hot water whenever desired.

Rheem’s Performance Platinum 50 Gallon Water Heater

Choose this natural gas-powered water heater and you will be ecstatic with the results. This is an affordably priced unit with ample storage capacity and impressive energy efficiency. Capable of storing 50 gallons of hot water, the unit also features a 40,000 BTU burner that provides upwards of 77 gallons worth of hot water in a single hour. All in all, this model will help you save several hundred dollars per year in both energy and maintenance expenses.

The EcoSmart ECO 11

This tankless water heater weighs a mere 6.5 pounds. Featuring an energy efficiency grade of 99.8% along with a 13,000W heating capacity, this unit is efficient, user-friendly and can be moved with ease. The unit heats with a temperature up to 67 degrees Fahrenheit, operating in unison with self-modulation technology, ultimately making it easy for you to save a considerable amount of space, energy and time.

The Rheem Gladiator Electric Water Heater

This model is highlighted by a smart wireless capability that empowers you to control the temperature with a remote. Furthermore, if there is a tank malfunction or leak, the water heater will prompt you to take action. The unit provides 5500W heating power and has a 50 gallon storage capacity.

The A.O. Smith Signature Water Heater

This natural gas-powered water heater is quite durable and provides extensive storage capacity, ensuring you and your loved ones enjoy a steady stream of hot water. In fact, the water heater even comes with a 12-year warranty. The 40,000 BTU burner provides upwards of 65 gallons of water in a single hour. If you live alone or have a small family, you will be more than happy with this 40 gallon water heater’s reliable hot water supply.

The Rheem Performance Platinum Hybrid Water Heater

Choose this model and you will be treated to a decade-long warranty. Furthermore, the unit is energy efficient to the point that it has the potential to save you a whopping $500 each year in reduced electricity bills. Featuring a 50 gallon capacity, this unit performs self-cleaning to eliminate sediment buildup, providing clean water and a lengthy useful life. The water heater is even advanced to the point that it contains a feature that facilitates the tracking and management of water use with a smartphone.

Contact Excel Plumbing & Air Today

If you are looking for a new water heater or need maintenance or repair for your current water heater, contact us right away. Our water heater specialists will help you select the right water heater and keep it perfectly maintained across posterity. Give us a call today at 847-416-2736 or fill out our online contact form to learn more about our water heaters and schedule installation or service. YouTube: