Which is the best electric hot water heater?

Finding the best electric hot water system on the market is an individual thing and depends in each case on the household it is to work in. To determine the best hot water system for your household you have to look at variables like: How many people live there? How many showers do theyhave daily? Is the system on an off-peak or continuous electricity tariff?

These are factors that help determine your usage and needs, so you can find what’s best suited for your household. There is no shortage of reliable brands and styles of water heaters on the market. Here are just some of the many brands available:

  • Rheem
  • Dux
  • Aquamax
  • Bosch
  • Rinnai

Essentially, they all do the same thing. They deliver hot water to your household for use in the kitchen, bath, shower , laundry and so on. They vary in price and size, so you can choose a system that is best matched to the household’s needs.

Electronic hot water systems these days typically come with 5 years, or even up to 10 years warranty.  Their look is evolving too! They now come in steel or stainless steel .

We recommend Rheem Australia for all your hot water needs. It is the number one brand in Australia and has been established for the better part of a century.They have an extensive range of systems with varying capacities to choose from. Whether you’re replacing an existing hot water system or require a new system for your new home,  you’re sure to find a Rheem system to suit your needs in terms of price, size and style.

If it’s solar hot water systems that you’re interested in, see our next blog post: What is the best solar hot water system?.


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