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The Atmospheric Vent is an entry-level gas heater. Air is drawn from inside the home and the exhaust is vented into a chimney or through the roof. The GSW Atmospheric Vent water heater features the Flame Guard® Safety System, which reduces the risk of accidental fires involving flammable vapours from products such as gasoline, paint thinner or solvents.
A Power Vent heater is used when conventional chimney venting is not an option. Air is drawn from inside the home while a rotatable motorized blower forces the exhaust outside. The GSW ENERGY STAR® Qualified Power Vent heater is a very energy efficient heater which saves you money on energy costs and it’s more environmentally friendly.
A Power Direct Vent heater is ideal when using inside air for combustion is not an option and a longer vent run is required, possibly as a result of the heater being in a smaller room that does not have a wall facing outdoors. The air is drawn from outside using a vent pipe and a rotatable motorized blower forces the exhaust outside. The GSW ENERGY STAR® Qualified Power Direct Vent is a very energy efficient heater which saves you money on energy costs and it’s more environmentally friendly.
A Direct Vent heater is used when conventional chimney venting is not an option and an electrical source is not close by. The heater must be installed near an outside-facing wall as it draws combustion air from outdoors using the included 90” coaxial vent pipe. The exhaust is vented outside without a blower meaning it operates silently. The GSW Direct Vent heater is ideal for tight installations where space is at a premium.
Standard electric water heaters are easy to install and can be located almost anywhere in your home. GSW offers a wide variety electric heaters based on gallon capacity, physical size, electrical configuration and water connection location.
The Envirosense Power Direct Vent is a high efficiency condensing gas water heater. It has a spiral heat exchanger that helps keep hot combustion gases in the tank longer which means the water will heat up faster. This makes it ideal for larger homes with multiple bathrooms or luxury appliances such as whirlpool tubs. The Envirosense Power Direct Vent is ENERGY STAR® Qualified and with its advanced features, it is one GSW’s premium water heaters.
The Envirosense® Power Vent is an ENERGY STAR® Qualified high efficiency condensing gas water heater. It has a spiral heat exchanger that helps keep hot combustion gases in the tank longer which means the water will heat up faster. With a 22” diameter, the Envirosense® Power Vent can be installed in less space than a 75-gallon heater but will deliver greater recovery rates and lower operating costs.
The Polaris™ high efficiency condensing gas water heater is the perfect choice for combination systems. It is an extremely efficient water heater that’s also great for radiant and forced air hydronic heating applications. The Polaris™ has a high grade 444 stainless steel tank with brass connections for years of dependable, trouble-free service.
Condensing tankless heaters use a secondary heat exchanger that uses exhaust to pre-heat the water before it reaches the primary exchanger resulting in higher efficiencies. The GSW powered by Takagi condensing tankless water heaters are state-of-the-art and are ENERGY STAR® Qualified with an Energy Factor of 0.95.
Non-condensing tankless heaters use a single heat exchanger to heat the water as it passes through it. The GSW powered by Takagi non-condensing tankless water heaters can provide you endless hot water when sized properly.
The Hybrid Electric Heat Pump water heaters offer a cost effective, energy-efficient option for consumers who want to save money on their electric utility bills. These heaters absorb ambient heat from the surrounding air to the heat water using a compressor and environmentally-friendly R134a refrigerant.