The Best Electric Water Heaters For 2022

If you’re noticing water issues in your home such as not getting enough hot water, reduced flow, or varying temperature issues, then it’s most likely time to replace your water heater. 

At Ted & Bros Plumbing, we have over ten years experience installing electric water heaters and offer a range of water heaters to install in your home. The right water heater depends on the needs of your family and home. Many homeowners choose an electric water heater instead of a gas water heater because they have a lower upfront cost.

In this article, we go over some of the best electric water heaters on the market to choose from to help you decide which water heater is right for your home.


Why Choose An Electric Water Heater?

  • If your home is only equipped with electric and not gas, then you have to choose an electric water heater instead of gas. However, many homeowners also enjoy the benefits of an electric water heater including:
    • A more affordable price compared to gas
    • Smaller and more convenient
    • Higher EF rating

What Are The Best Electric Water Heaters For 2022?

  • Upright Electric Water Heater
  • Lowboy Electric
  • KwickShot® Tankless Electric (ES, EFC, EFT)
  • AeroTherm® Series Heat Pump 
  • Utility Electric Water Heater

Upright Electric

Upright models are the standard electric water heaters that provide performance and convenience with fully automatic controls. The Hydrojet® total performance system reduces sediment buildup and the Vitraglas® lining keeps harmful and corrosive elements from reaching the steel of the tank. Available in different sizes, an Upright electric water heater is a smart choice that can meet the needs of any household.

Lowboy Electric

Don’t have a lot of room? The Lowboy Electric is a space saving electric heater with automatic controls. Enjoy energy savings as any model over 20 gallons meets or exceeds energy efficiency requirements. Featuring the Hydrojet® total performance system, sediment buildup is reduced while incoming water is mixed with stored water to reduce thermal stratification.

KwickShot® Tankless Electric (ES, EFC, EFT)

Get hot water on demand with the KwickShot® Tankless Electric. Featuring a compact and durable design, this water heater takes up minimal space while providing continuous hot water and cutting energy waste.

AeroTherm® Series Heat Pump

Looking for an electric hybrid model? AeroTherm® Series Heat Pump takes efficiency to a new level by utilizing both heat-pump technology and back-up electric heating elements to heat water. 

The user-friendly AeroTherm® Series control panel allows the user to change the temperature or operating mode. Four operating modes available including: heat pump, hybrid, electric and vacation.

Utility Electric Water Heater

Have a smaller living space that needs hot water? Utility Electric water heaters are great for smaller areas where there is not a high usage or demand for hot water. Features fully automatic controls, direct heat transfer, and Vitraglas® lining which keeps harmful and corrosive elements from reaching the steel of the tank 

How Long Do Electric Water Heaters Last?

Electric water heaters last anywhere from 8 to 15 years depending on the brand and maintenance schedule.

Installing A New Electric Water Heater In Your Home

There are many different models of electric water heaters on the market, including tankless electric water heaters. Consider the size, features, and price to decide which is best for your home.

Ready for a new water heater? At Ted & Bros Plumbing, we’re committed to solving any problems your home is experiencing. If you’re still not sure which water heater is right for you, there is no need to worry. Ted & Bros provides professional diagnostics and lets you know the best option for your home.

 Start by Requesting a free estimate and someone will contact you within 24 hours. If you require immediate assistance, please feel free to call us at (714) 290-0080.