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Water Heater blanket

Water Heater blankets were first introduced in the 1970’s when the first push towards energy efficiency took place. Water Heaters back then were far less efficient than the water heaters that are manufactured today. Over the last 12 years, water heaters have greatly stepped up the efficiency of a standard unit. One of the ways they have increased the efficiency is by increasing the R-value of the tank itself.  Continue reading