Rheem Tank Type Water Heaters

Rheem is recognized by homeowners as one of the most reliable brand of water heaters. Home buyers identify product quality with the Rheem name. Bill Metzger Plumbing’s ongoing commitment with the people of Orange County has provided the best quality service in repairing, replacing and installing Rheem water heaters. Bill Metzger Plumbing has over 50 years of experience with Rheem Water Heaters. Our professionals know Rheem Water Heaters inside and out.  The next time you have an issue (or question) about a Rheem Water Heater, give us a call.

Rheem Water Heaters

Rheem Manufacturing Company is a leading name offering a range of innovative Rheem water heaters that are known for their superior quality, operating excellence and durability. Rheem stands out due to its reliability and rigorous industry standards that the products go through.

History of Rheem

Rheem Manufacturing Company was setup in the mid-1920s and somewhere in 1930s Rheem started to manufacture water heaters. Its innovative range of products led to the expansion of the product line to even include heating units for homes, oil furnaces and air conditioners during 1940s and 1950s. Bill Metzger Plumbing has been selling, repairing, replacing and installing Rheem water heaters throughout Orange County since they began back in 1960. Like Bill Metzger Plumbing, Rheem has become a trusted name in water heaters throughout Orange County.

Rheem Water Heaters

Rheem water heaters are categorized under Tankless Water Heaters, Electric Water Heaters, Gas Water Heaters and Solar Water Heaters.

Tankless Rheem Water Heaters

Tankless Rheem water heaters are great for a vacation home where demand is not needed on a ongoing basis, or even a very busy family when you need everything done now!

Keep in mind for outdoor installation with freeze protection up to -30°F as well as a high altitude capability of up to 9,840 ft. above sea level.

Advantages of Rheem Tankless water heaters

  • Long term energy savings.
  • unlimited hot water.
  • Less space needed.
  • Temperature control – wider the rise in temperature, the less flow you receive to keep temperature constant unlike a tank which can turn your water supply cold when other demands for hot water are needed.
Disadvantages of a Rheem Tankless water heater

  • Start-up delay.The further the demand for hot water is from the unit the longer it takes to empty the pipes of room temperature water.
  • Installation cost can be high, especially if you want to put in point-of-use units in the kitchen and bathrooms to eliminate start up delay.
  • Cold and cool warm water can have a gap because of minimum flow requirements.
  • If showering a demand to decrease or increase warmth will be delayed.

Prestige Condensing Rheem Tankless Gas H95 Series

  • The Rheem tankless water heater is suited for homes with 3 or more bathrooms.
  • There are indoor direct vent, outdoor natural and LP models.
  • 9.5 gal./min at 35°F rise max, 8.4 gal./min 45°F rise
  • The Rheem 95 series offers both the option of indoor direct vent and outdoor natural and LP models that come with a BTU ranging between 11,000 to 199,900 BTU.
  • The condensing Rheem tankless 95 Series feature a concentric vent system along with integrated condensate collector which saves you installation cost.

Rheem RTG-95

  • The Rheem water heater is suited for homes with 3 or more bathrooms.
  • There are indoor direct vent, outdoor natural and LP models.
  • 9.5 gal./min at 35°F rise max, 7.4 gal./min 45°F rise
  • The 95 series offers both the option of indoor direct vent and outdoor natural and LP models that come with a BTU ranging between 11,000 to 199,900 BTU.

Rheem RTG-84

  • This Rheem water heater is suited for homes with 2-3 bathrooms.
  • There are indoor direct vent, outdoor natural and LP models.
  • 8.4 gal./min at 35°F rise max, 6.7 gal./min 45°F rise
  • The 84 series offers both the option of indoor direct vent and outdoor natural and LP models that come with a BTU ranging between 11,000 to 180,000 BTU.

Rheem RTG-64

  • Suited for homes with 1-2 bathrooms.
  • 6.4 gal./min at 35°F rise max, 5.6 gal./min 45°F rise
  • There are indoor direct vent, outdoor natural and LP models.
  • The 64 tankless series is meant specifically for residential purpose and they come with a minimum BTU of 11,000 and maximum BTU of 150,000.

Rheem Tankless Electric

RTE 27: Rheem hot water tanks under this series feature a maximum flow rate of 5.0 GPM and are ideal for complete home applications.

Rheem RTE 18 Series: The models under this type of Rheem water heater are known for their on-unit temperature control and are ideal for bathroom renovations.

RTE 13 Series: This series is perfect for single shower applications and come with a maximum flow rate of 4.0GPM.

RTE 9 Series: These are ideal for being installed under a kitchen sink and come with a maximum flow rate of 3.0 GPM

RTE 7 Series: This type of Rheem hot water heater comes with a maximum flow rate of 2.5 GPM and is ideal for bathroom vanity with multiple sinks.

RTE 3 Series: This series of water heater units are particularly designed for low flow single bathroom sink.

Rheem Solar Water Heaters

SolPak: This particular Rheem solar series offer complete solar water heating package system that comes with 80 and 119 gallon capacities.

SolPak with Marathon Tank Series: The SolPak features are also incorporated with the Marathon tank series and features a closed loop glycol system.

Solaraide Passive Solar System: This Rheem series does not need any pump or controllers.

Solar Indirect Series: Available in 80 and 120 gallon models, these solar storage tank is accompanied with internal heat exchanger.

Universal Solaraide Series: These are storage tank and electric storage water heaters perfect for storage applications.

Solaraide HE Series: This Rheem water heater comes with two options where one is a storage tank or single element water heater.

Marathon Thermal Storage Tanks Available in 50, 85 and 105 gallon capacities, this series of Rheem water heaters are designed as a thermal storage tank.

Rheem Electric Water Heaters

Rheem Professional Electric Series: This series is designed specifically for professionals and is made up of durable and long lasting components.

Marathon Series: This series of Rheem hot water heaters are extremely durable and highly efficient.

Marathon Thermal: The storage tank series under Marathon Thermal are particularly designed for installation as a thermal storage tank.

Fury Electric Series: Offering a range of different capacity storage tanks, this particular series comes with a host of features designed to offer long-term durability.

Rheem Marathon Point of Use Series: Designed for smaller capacities, this particular series of Rheem water heaters are perfect for condos, cabins and light-duty commercial applications.

Point-of-Use Series: This type of Rheem hot water heater takes up less space and is designed keeping in mind the limited spaces.

Rheem Table Top Series: Featuring 40 gallon capacity, this type of Rheem water heater comes with restored heating elements.

Imperial Electric Series: This type of Rheem hot water heater minimizes conductive heat loss.

Warrior Series: This Rheem water heater features the unique over-temperature protector and isolated tank design, this series is perfect for manufactured housing.

Call the professionals at Bill Metzger Plumbing for all your Rheem water heater needs in Orange County at (949) 492-3558