GE is one of the most recognizable appliance name brands in the world. The company has been in business for over 130 years, where it all started in just a small barn back in 1900. GE started small but is now the leader in appliances such as refrigerators, stoves, dishwashers, washing machine and even water heaters. GE brings innovation and high performance products to homes all over the world. Every GE appliance that is sold can save you money on both energy and on your utility bills.
If you took a look at the appliances in your home, you may not think of your water heater as an appliance. The water heater tends to use a lot of energy especially if your unit is an older one. GE has a complete line of water heaters that have been designed with energy savings and cost effectiveness. One of these water heaters is the GE 40 Gallon Medium 4500 Watt Double Element Electric Water Heater. This water heater model GE40M6AAG, is an electric medium water heater that uses 4500 watts of energy to heat up the hot water. This residential water heater comes with a 40 gallon tank that is capable of heating hot water for your entire house.
On the first hour of delivery, the GE 40 Gallon Medium 4500 Watt Double Element Electric Water Heater will bring 53 gallons per hour. This water heater has an 18% faster recovery time than other standard water heaters.
The fuel type is electric and the height of the unit is medium. The heater is compact in size only measuring in at 46-3/4 inches in height to water connections, 19-3/4 inches in tank diameter and 46-3/4 inches in tank height. You will have a bit more flexibility with installation by using the medium tank design.
The energy factor rating is 0.92, one of the best in the industry. You can save a lot of energy and money when installing the GE40M6AAG water heater. The heating element as mentioned in the title is 4500 watts and it runs on a voltage of 240.0 Volts.
The unit itself comes with a factory installed ECO or Energy Cut Off Switch; this will turn off the power to the unit if the temperature gets too high. The unit is a double element and it comes with stainless steel upper elements which will provide a long life span for your water heater.
The GE 40 Gallon Medium 4500 Watt Double Element Electric Water Heater has an estimated yearly operating cost of $ 508, using about 4773 kWh a year. Of course the cost may vary depending on what your utility rates are and how much you use the unit. GE is offering a Parts Warranty of 6 Years Limited on the Tank, a Full One Year In Home warranty on labor. You can find the GE 40 Gallon Medium 4500 Watt Double Element Electric Water Heater at your local Home Depot store location for $ 218.00. Now is the time to start saving money and stop wasting energy.