water heater

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wa′ter heat`er

a household appliance consisting of a gas or electric heating unit under a tank in which water is heated and stored.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.water heater - a heater and storage tank to supply heated waterwater heater - a heater and storage tank to supply heated water
heater, warmer - device that heats water or supplies warmth to a room
storage tank, tank - a large (usually metallic) vessel for holding gases or liquids
water back - water heater consisting of a tank or pipes set at the back of a fireplace or in the firebox of a stove
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The Saudi Arabia water heater market is driven by a rise in the requirement for warm and hot water across households, along with the increasing preference for solar water heaters.
Technology is moving with huge leaps and bounds so residents can now enjoy a virtually endless supply of hot water on demand with top-of-the-line tankless water heaters. When was the last time you checked how efficient your current water heater is?
Smith ((https://finance.yahoo.com/quote/AOS?p=AOS&.tsrc=fin-srch) AOS ) has issued a recall of several models and brands of water heaters that pose a fire hazard.
The city inspector says the water heater complies with code because the garage and laundry room are separated by a self-closing door.
The Sokhalay Angkor Hotel in Siem Reap has installed Rinnai gas water heater systems.
According to an IBHS study, 69% of all water heater failures result from a slow leak or a sudden burst.
[Q.sub.consumed,stby] = energy consumed during standby test period [Q.sub.stored,stby] = energy stored in hot-water tank from start of standby test period to end [t.sub.stby] = the duration of the standby test period [T.sub.tank,stby] = the average temperature of water in tank during standby test period [T.sub.amb,stby] = the average ambient temperature during standby test period There are five primary adjustments that are made to normalize the energy input to the water heater.
On-demand water heaters can be used as a backup to a solar water heating system.
HEH Holdings is the parent company of two water heater manufacturers, Stratford, Connecticut-based water heating solutions company Hubbell Electric Heater Co.
28 November 2016 - US-based water heater maker holding company HEH Holdings LLC has purchased the assets of California manufacturer of steam and gas powered water heaters Ace Heating Solutions LLC and the Ajax brand boiler, which will operate independently as Ace Heaters LLC, the company said.
Then search online for "tankless water heater savings calculator." Supplied with details (your energy costs, water use, etc.), an online calculator can estimate your savings and payback period.