Tank-type
Water Heaters

From Traditional to High Efficiency

Over our history we've continued to build upon our foundation of traditional tank-type water heaters to offer some of the most efficient and high performing water heaters available today. Our collection of tank-type water heaters is a great display of our commitment to offering the perfect balance of value, performance and features for every lifestyle and budget. We are certain you will be satisfied with whichever Rheem Tank-type Water Heater you choose for your family's hot water needs.

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Defining a new standard in quality.

Our ProfessionalTM Line is a complete range of hot water solutions with exclusive features and professional grade quality. These products are available exclusively through our contractor partners.

Professional

Prestige Series Models

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Professional Prestige Series: High Efficiency Condensing Power Direct Vent
  • 0.80 - 0.82 EF exceed ENERGY STAR®
  • Use 2 or 3 inch diameter PVC, ABS, or CPVC vent pipe options
  • FVIR compliant protective
  • Qualifies for federal tax credit
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Professional Prestige Series: Hybrid Heat Pump
  • Super efficient – 2.45 energy factor, over TWICE the efficiency of standard electric water heaters
  • Fast recovery, easy installation
  • Easy-to-use LED touch pad
  • Qualifies for federal tax credit 
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Professional Prestige Series: Electric
(Not Available in Canada)
  • .95 EF
  • EcoNet™ enabled for integration with home automation, energy management and demand response systems
  • 40 and 50 gallon capacities
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Professional Prestige Series: Powered Damper  
(Not Available in Canada)
  • .67 - 69 EF
  • ENERGY STAR® rated
  • EcoNet™ enabled for integration with home automation, energy management and demand response systems
  • 38 and 50 gallon capacities
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Professional Prestige Series: Powered Damper Ultra Low NOx
(Not Available in Canada)
  • .68EF
  • ENERGY STAR® rated
  • EcoNet™ enabled for integration with home automation, energy management and demand response systems
  • 40 and 50 gallon capacities

Classic Plus Series Models

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Professional Classic Plus Series: Induced Draft
  • Fan assisted design
  • 90 Gallon FHR Performance
  • 60,000 BTU
  • Available in 29 gallon gas model

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Professional Classic Plus Series: Standard Electric
(Not Available in Canada)
  • .95 EF
  • Exclusive diagnostic system with glowing LEDs that verify heating element operation. LEDs pin point the exact location of functioning or non-functioning heating elements
  • 30 to 55 gallon capacities
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Professional Classic Plus Series: Electric
(Not Available in US)
  • Designed for professionals by professionals
  • 63 Imperial gallon capacities
  • Engineered components for longer life – resistored heating elements, premium grade anode rod
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Professional Classic Plus Series: Powered Damper
  • Designed for professionals
  • Energy efficient damper design
  • Flammable vapor detection sensor
  • High altitude compliant
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Professional Classic Plus Series: Atmospheric
  • .59 - 62 EF
  • Eco-friendly burner, low NOx design
  • 40 and 50 gallon capacities
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Professional Classic Plus Series: Heavy Duty
(Not Available in Canada)
  • Guardian System™ & sensor
  • Low emission
  • No matches required
  • 75- 98 gallon capacities

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Professional Classic Plus Series: Power Direct Vent
(Not Available in Canada)
  • .62 EF
  • Flammable Vapor Detection System
  • 50  gallon capacities
  • Up to 65,000 BTU


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Professional Classic Plus Series: Heavy Duty Power Direct Vent
  • Flammable Vapor Detection System
  • 40, 50, 65 and 75 gallon capacities
  • Self-Diagnostic System
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Professional Classic Plus Series: Heavy Duty Power Vent
  • Induced draft with the Guardian FVIR System
  • Flexible venting options up to 100 feet
  • 60 and 75 gallon tall and short capacities
  • Integrated self-diagnostic system control, thermostat and gas valve

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Professional Classic Plus Series: Powered Damper Ultra Low NOx
(Not Available in Canada)
  • .67 - .68 Energy factor
  • Meets or exceeds ENERGY STAR™ Phase II certification
  • 24 VAC Powered flue damper
  • Lower stand-by losses
  • More hot water at a lower operating cost
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Professional Classic Plus Series: Ultra Low NOx
(Not Available in Canada)
  • .59 - 62 EF
  • SCAQMD Rule 1121 compliant
  • 28, 38, 50 and 55 Gallon capacities

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Professional Classic Plus Series: Heavy Duty Ultra Low NOx
(Not Available in Canada)
  • The perfect match for high volume hot water application
  • Higher BTU inputs for faster recovery and more hot water
  • 60, 75, and 98 gallon FVIR compliant models
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Professional Classic Plus Series: Power Vent

(Not Available in the US)

  • .67 EF
  • Energy Star rated
  • Available in 40 and 50 gallon capacities

Classic Series Models

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Professional Classic Series: Atmospheric
  • .60 - 63 EF
  • Eco-friendly burner, low NOx design
  • 29, 30, 40 and 50 gallon capacities
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Professional Classic Series: Standard Electric
  • .95 EF
  • Enhanced-flow brass drain valve
  • 240 Volt AC/Single Phase double and single element models
  • 19.9 to 55 gallon capacities
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Professional Classic Series: Point-of-Use
  • .95 EF for 30-gallon model
  • High efficiency heating element
  • Over-temperature protector cuts off power in excess temperature situations

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Professional Classic Series: Power Vent
  • Induced draft with the Guardian FVIR System
  • Flexible venting options up to 100 feet
  • 40 and 50 gallon tall and short capacities
  • Integrated self-diagnostic system control, thermostat and gas valve
  • SCAQMD rule 1121 compliant models available: 10ng/J NOx emissions
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Professional Classic Series: Power Direct Vent
  • Induced draft that is FVIR compliant
  • 40 and 50 gallon capacities
  • Integrated self-diagnostic system control, thermostat and gas valve
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Professional Classic Series: Standard Electric for Manufactured Housing
  • .95 EF
  • Rheemglas® tank lining resists corrosion and prolongs tank life
  • 240 Volt AC/Single Phase double and single element models
  • 19.9 to 50 gallon capacities
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Professional Classic Series: Direct Vent
  • .67 EF
  • SCAQMD Rule 1121 compliant
  • Flexible venting options
  • 40 and 50 gallon capacities
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Professional Classic Series: Ultra Low NOx
  • .62 - 62 EF
  • Longer life
  • SCAQMD Rule 1121 compliant
  • 28, 38, and 48 gallon capacities
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Professional Classic Series: Ultra Low NOx Power Vent
(Not Available in Canada)
  • Induced draft with the Guardian FVIR System
  • Flexible venting options up to 100 feet
  • 40 and 50 gallon capacities
  • Integrated self-diagnostic system control, thermostat and gas valve
  • SCAQMD rule 1121 compliant models available: 10ng/J NOx emissions
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Professional Classic Series: Heavy Duty (Not Available in the US)
  • The perfect match for high volume hot water applications
  • Higher BTU inputs for faster recovery and more hot water
  • 60 and 75 gallon FVIR compliant models
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Professional Classic Series: Powered Damper
(Not Available in the US)
  • Designed for professionals
  • Energy efficient damper design
  • Flammable vapor detection sensor
  • High altitude compliant
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Professional Classic Series: Atmospheric for Manufactured Housing
(Not Available in Canada)
  • .62 - 63 EF
  • Designed for manufactured housing
  • 29 and 40 gallon capacities
  • Side water connections
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Professional Classic Series: Driect Vent for Manufactured Housing
  • .62 - 63 EF
  • Specifically designed for manufactured housing
  • Warrior DV – direct vent
  • 30 and 40 gallon capacities
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Professional Classic Series: Direct Vent Co-Axial for Manufactured Housing
  • .60 - 62 EF
  • Specifically designed for manufactured housing
  • 40 nad 50 gallon Capacities