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Water Heaters

A. O. Smith Returning to 2018 International Builders’ Show

Water Heaters

A. O. Smith, a leading manufacturer of hot water systems for homes and businesses, is returning to the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) on January 9-11 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. The exhibit space (Booth #W6241) will feature a variety of tank and tankless water heating products and accessories.

“As a full-solution hot water provider, we strongly believe that A. O. Smith can help dedicated, high-performance builders add value by specifying …

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Comin’ in Hot: A. O. Smith Polaris® Delivers High Efficiency, Hot Water for Homes

Water Heaters

ASHLAND CITY, Tenn. (June 28, 2017) – A. O. Smith, a leading water heater manufacturer, will tap deeper into the high-demand residential hot water and domestic heating marketplace with the introduction of the Polaris® High Efficiency condensing gas water heater.

The stainless steel Polaris by A. O. Smith is available in 34- and 50-gallon models.

The Polaris, which operates at a cost-saving thermal efficiency of up to 96 percent, easily installs and pairs with …

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A. O. Smith Adds Integrated Recirculating Pump to Condensing Tankless Model

Water Heaters

ASHLAND CITY, Tenn. (April 4, 2017) –A. O. Smith, North America’s largest manufacturer of residential and commercial water heaters, has launched a new condensing tankless water heater that features an integrated, powerful recirculation pump.

The 540P tankless model integrates a recirculation pump to provide instant hot water in residential applications with dedicated recirculation lines. The pump is easily controlled with a simple user interface and multiple pump settings, which allow for customized operation to both …

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A. O. Smith Launches ‘Commercial-Grade’ ProLine® Residential Water Heater

Water Heaters

A. O. Smith’s commercial-grade ProLine Family of residential water heaters features a wide rang of water heater models including high efficiency, tankless, heat pump and standard technologies.

ASHLAND CITY, Tenn. (February 22, 2017) – A. O. Smith, North America’s largest manufacturer of residential and commercial water heaters, has applied its commercial water heating expertise to its new ProLine® family of commercial-grade residential water heaters.

Commercial-grade quality comes second nature to A. O. Smith thanks …

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A. O. Smith Upgrades Voltex Hybrid Electric Heat Pump Line, Earns Industry Recognition

Water Heaters

Leading water heater manufacturer A. O. Smith is upgrading its line of Voltex® Hybrid Electric Heat Pump water heaters for use in all climates, including colder climates and adding a duct kit accessory that enables installation even in limited-space applications.

Already significantly more efficient than a standard electric water heater, A. O. Smith engineers refreshed the Voltex line to improve performance specifically for homes that routinely deal with cold weather. The manufacturer has created a …

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A. O. Smith Adds 55-Gallon Atmospheric Vent Gas Model

Water Heaters

Leading water heater manufacturer A. O. Smith has launched its newest high-capacity, residential water heater, the Promax® 55-gallon Atmospheric Vent Gas Water Heater.

The NAECA III-compliant model boasts 60,000 BTUs of power and 65-gallon per hour recovery—50 percent higher than a standard 50-gallon gas water heater. This unique combination of storage capacity and high output makes it a choice well suited for higher demand combination hot water supply and space heating applications.

It was developed …

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A. O. Smith Adds 55-Gallon Conservationist Commercial Model

Water Heaters

Leading water heater manufacturer A. O. Smith will launch its newest high-efficiency commercial water heater, the Commercial Gas Conservationist® BT-60.

An extension of the Conservationist BT line, this new 55-gallon version joins a lineup of 74-gallon and 98-gallon commercial gas models that provide reliable, efficient service for applications such as office buildings and duplex apartment homes.

“When we first introduced the iconic Conservationist line, A. O. Smith raised the bar forperformance and efficiency for affordable …

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A. O. Smith Reveals Industry’s Most Versatile Commercial Tankless Rack System

Water Heaters

A. O. Smith, the industry leader in water heater manufacturing, is unveiling the most versatile commercial tankless rack system on the market.

The new A. O. Smith Commercial Rack System, with a wide variety of framework configurations, links as many as 20 high-efficiency, 199,000 BTU condensing tankless heaters and provides commercial contractors multiple installation options including wall-mount, free standing and back-to-back.

A single A. O. Smith Commercial Rack system can deliver up to 1,592,000 BTUs …

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A. O. Smith Introduces Common Vent Option for Industry Leading Cyclone Commercial Water Heaters

Water Heaters

Leading water heater manufacturer A. O. Smith is breaking ground in the commercial water heater marketplace with an offering that’s not a water heater.

A. O. Smith’s new Cyclone® Mxi Common Venting Kit—an industry exclusive–allows contractors to easily connect two commercial gas Cyclone Mxi water heaters with shared external venting, which reduces — by half — the number of wall penetrations needed for an installation. Kits are available for use with both PVC and Polypropylene …

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A. O. Smith Aims at Condo, Apartment Replacement Market with 48-Gallon ProMax® Lowboy

Water Heaters

Leading water heater manufacturer A. O. Smith is taking aim at the condo and apartment market with its new 48-gallon ProMax® lowboy electric water heater.

While the lowboy electric water heater is nothing new in multi-unit residential applications, the National Appliance Energy Conservation Act (NAECA) federal energy efficiency rules that took effect in 2015 created a problem for plumbing contractors on replacement jobs. For 50-gallon lowboy models to meet the new efficiency standards, these water …

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