Welcome to PHCC’s online resource for everything you need to know regarding the new water heater efficiency standards that went into effect on April 16, 2015, and how they’ll impact your business. PHCC continually will be updating this site with new information as it becomes available.
The Game Changer
A “playbook” developed in partnership with Bradford White Corporation on the new water heater efficiency standards and how they’ll impact your business.
- New Energy Factor Requirements
- Current vs. 2015 Standards in a Variety of Common Size Water Heaters
- A Handy Checklist to Prepare
- What You Should Tell Your Technicians
- What You Should Tell Your Customers
- Impact on Manufacturers and Distributors
Click here to download the complete handbook. (Members only)
Changes vary depending on class and volume. They are minor in some cases and more radical in others.
Click here to see changes for Gas, Electric and Oil units.
PHCC Programs and Resources
PHCC is committed to getting you ready for this game changer! Programs and resources currently available are listed below. Stay tuned to this space as we add more!
- New Water Heater Regulations Are Coming. Are You Ready?
A PHCC webinar is available for viewing, presented by Chad Sanborn of Bradford White Corporation. Learn about the new regulations and potential changes in products and installation.
What Should You Tell Your Customers?
These new efficiency standards are a prime opportunity for you to reach out to both existing and potential customers. Click here for some sample social media marketing tips.
And, you can steer your customers to this page to make sure they know what to expect and to learn the importance of hiring a professional contractor for their water heater needs.
Frequently Asked Questions
Get answers here for the most frequently asked questions.