Sunday, August 3, 2014
Talk With an Athens, GA Plumbing Expert About Your Heater Options
"Water heater manufacturers have until 2015 to comply with the Department of Energy’s new guidelines on heater efficiency. This will be the second revision made to the code regarding energy efficiency, with the first back in 2004. A gas-fired water heater in Athens, GA manufactured in 2015 and beyond with a storage capacity of 40 gallons must have an energy factor of 0.675. It’s a minute increase from the current 0.67, but it’s expected to bring big changes. Repositioning Extra insulation and state-of-the-art piping will certainly add weight and size to the current water heater. According to the Wisconsin Perspective:"