Save Money and the Planet with Your Water Heater

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Imagine a gallon of milk in your refrigerator. Now imagine 60 of them.

If you live in an average American household, that’s about how much hot water you use every day in your showers, dishwasher, sinks, and washing machine. As you can imagine, it isn’t cheap to heat that water: in fact, about 18 percent of your monthly energy bill on average, according the the U.S. Department of Energy.

The good news is that number isn’t set in stone.

The type of water heater you choose can have a big impact on how much you spend on your energy bill – not to mention the impact on the planet. For these reasons and more, a propane water heater is a great choice, especially when compared to electric water heaters.

Here are five reasons why:

As you can see, a propane water heater is a cost effective workhorse that provides many advantages over its electric equivalent. But propane water heaters aren’t the only smart, high efficiency, eco-friendly water heating option available for your Hudson Valley home – indirect water heaters can also be a fine choice. More on those in a future blog…stay tuned!

Ready to make the switch from an electric water heater to a propane storage or tankless model? We can help! Contact us today to discuss high efficiency water heater options for your Hudson Valley home.