Water Heaters

Good
Bradford White RE340S6
Better
Bradford White RG240S6N
Best
Navien NPE-240S

(Good) Bradford White RE340S6

This model is a short-profile, standard 40-gallon electric water heater.

Features:

  • Vitraglas enamel lining helps to extend tank life
  • Non-CFC foam covers the sides and top of the tank, reducing heat loss
  • Hydrojet sediment reducing device increases 1st hour delivery and minimizes temperature build-up in tank
  • Fully automatic fast acting surface-mount thermostat with high limit energy cut-off for safety
  • Direct heat transfer with dual, 1-phase copper screw type immersion elements
  • Factory-installed heat traps reduce stand-by heat loss
  • Protective magnesium anode rod.

Warranty:

6-year limited tank warranties / 6-year limited warranty on components parts

(Better) Bradford White RG240S6N

This model is a 40-gallon natural gas (NG), short-profile atmospheric vent residential water heater with 6-year warranty. T&P valve included.

Features:

  • Defender FVIR system w/ ScreenLok flame arrestor prevents ignition of flammable vapors outside the water heater
  • Vitraglas enamel lining helps to extend tank life
  • Hydrojet sediment reducing device increases 1st hour delivery and minimizes temperature build-up in tank
  • 3" x 4" Snap-Lock draft diverter allows for 3" or 4" vent connections
  • Non-CFC foam covers the sides and top of the tank, reducing heat loss
  • Factory-installed heat traps reduce stand-by heat loss
  • Sight window allows to observe the operation of pilot and burner
  • Protective magnesium anode rod
  • Pedestal base

Warranty:

6-year limited tank warranties / 6-year limited warranty on components parts

(Best) Navien NPE-240S

These High Efficiency Condensing Tankless Water Heaters for residential and light commercial applications use innovative high efficiency technology to provide a comfortable environment.

Features:

  • ½ gas pipe capable up to 24′
  • Field convertible gas system
  • Ultra condensing efficiency
  • Dual stainless steel heat exchangers
  • Low NOx emissions (20ppm)
  • SCH 40, 2″ venting up to 60′
  • Cascading capable