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 

Classic Plus Series Models

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Professional Classic Plus Series: High Efficiency
  • Designed for professionals by professionals
  • 40, 50, 65, and 80 gallon capacities
  • Engineered components for longer life – resistored heating elements, premium grade anode rod
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Professional Classic Plus Series: Ultra Low NOx Powered Damper
(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: Induced Draft
  • Model 43V30-60 (US/Can)
  • Fan assisted design
  • 90 Gallon FHR Performance
  • 60,000 BTU
  • Available in 29 gallon gas model

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Professional Classic Plus Series: Electric
(Not Available in US)
  • 45 and 72 gallon capacities
  • Resistored copper upper element and resistored Lifeguard™ stainless steel lower element to prolong anode rod and tank life
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Professional Classic Plus Series: Heavy Duty Ultra Low NOx Atmospheric
(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: Heavy Duty
  • The perfect match for high volume hot water applications
  • Higher BTU inputs for faster recovery and more hot water
  • 48, 60, 63, 75 and 98 gallon FVIR compliant models

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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: Power Vent

(Not Available in US)

  • .67 EF
  • Energy Star rated
  • Available in 40 and 50 gallon capacities
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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
  • .62 EF
  • 40 and 50-Gallon Capacities
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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

Classic Series Models

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Professional Classic Series: Atmospheric
  • .58 - .62 EF
  • More hot water at a low operating cost
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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: Standard Electric
  • 30, 40, 50, 65, 80 and 120 gallon tall; 30 and 50 gallon medium; 20, 30, 38 and 47 gallon short capacities
  • Engineered components for longer life – resistored heating element stainless steel lower, premium grade anode rod
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Professional Classic Series: Ultra Low NOx
(Not Available in Canada)
  • Designed for professionals by professionals
  • Features the Guardian System – engineered to exceed ANSI standards for flammable vapor ignition resistance
  • 38, 40, and 50 gallon capacities
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Professional Classic Series: Direct Vent (Horizontal Option)
  • FVIR compliant
  • Designed to use outside air for the combustion system – no electrical power required
  • 40 and 50 gallon tall capacities


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Professional Classic Series: Manufactured Housing
  • Designed for manufactured housing
  • 20, 30, 40 and 50 gallon capacities
  • Isolated tank design reduces heat loss
  • Resistored stainless steel upper element
  • Over-temperature protector automatically cuts off power in excess temperature situations
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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: Direct Vent for Manufactured Housing
(Not Available in Canada)
  • Specifically designed for manufactured housing
  • Warrior – featuring the Guardian System
  • Warrior DV – direct vent
  • Warrior DVX – vertical co-axial direct vent with smaller footprint and FVIR compliant
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Professional Classic Series: Atmospheric for Manufactured Housing
(Not Available in Canada)
  • Specifically designed for manufactured housing
  • Warrior – featuring the Guardian System
  • Warrior DV – direct vent
  • Warrior DVX – vertical co-axial direct vent with smaller footprint and FVIR compliant
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Professional Classic Series: Point-of-Use
  • Space-saving design for installation in limited spaces
  • 2.5, 6, 10, 15, 20 and 30 gallon capacities
  • High efficiency heating element
  • Temperature and pressure relief valve included
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Professional Classic Series: Direct Vent Co-Axial for Manufactured Housing
(Not Available in Canada)
  • Specifically designed for manufactured housing
  • Warrior – featuring the Guardian System
  • Warrior DV – direct vent
  • Warrior DVX – vertical co-axial direct vent with smaller footprint and FVIR compliant
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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: Direct Vent (Vertical Option)
(Not Available in Canada)
  • FVIR compliant
  • Designed to use outside air for the combustion system – no electrical power required
  • 40 and 50 gallon tall 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