GE is the largest and most recognized names when it comes to home appliances. They have everything you need to furnish your home, from refrigerators, stoves, dishwashers, microwaves, wall ovens and water heaters just to name a few. GE has a wide variety of styles and models; each one is built with high quality parts and innovative technology. One of the appliances that you may not think GE offers is the water heater, in fact they have an extensive line of products to best suit your hot water needs.
One of these water heaters is the GE GP40T06PVK Propane Water Heater; this water heater is Energy Star rated which means that you can almost ensure energy efficiency and cost savings. This propane water heater comes factory set and a self-cleaning system that protects the unit against lime and sediment build up that can prevent your water heater from giving its maximum performance. It also helps prolong the life of your water heater.
The GE GP40T06PVK Propane Water Heater is a tall style water heater with a SmartShield Sensor System. The tank itself measures in at 19-3/4 inches in diameter and 59 inches in height. The energy factor rating is 0.64 and it does offer a first hour delivery of 68.0 gallons per hour. If you look on the yellow Energy Guide usually located on the water heater itself, you will see that this GE Propane Water Heater has an estimated yearly operating cost of $ 487.00. It also provides 260 gallons a year in energy usage.
The 40-gallon GE Propane Water Heater comes with a Use and Care Manual, it is important that you take a look at this before installing the unit. This unit is energy efficient and it will save you money, it is not only high quality and high performance but it is also safe. GE recommends that you do not store any gas or flammable materials near the water heater. When doing the installation, make sure that blower is installed properly and the unit is properly vented.
It may be a good idea to use a qualified technician to install your GE GP40T06PVK Propane Water Heater. This may be an additional cost or if the store where you purchased the water heater from offers these services, do take advantage of them. This will help keep your warranty in tact and you will be able to get the most efficiency and performance from your water heater, knowing it was installed by a qualified installer. GE Warranty on this water heater is a Limited 6 Year Warranty on the Tank and Parts and a One Year Warranty on Labor.