The cooperative sells and leases Rheem Marathon® electric water heaters to cooperative members only. Electricians are available to install and service the water heaters.
Why Rheem Marathon?
Features of the Rheem Marathon® electric water heaters:
- Lifetime tank warranty
- Six year parts and labor warranty
- 2.5" of foam insulation
- Non-metallic inner tank that helps eliminate odor problems
The tank is warranted not to leak "for as long as you own your home." If the home is sold, the warranty converts to 10 years from the date of manufacture. Parts are warranted for 6 years from the date of manufacture.
For more information on Rheem Marathon® water heaters, visit www.marathonheaters.com.
Electric water heaters available to purchase for cooperative members only.
50 gallon - MR50245
$1,065 plus tax
$715 plus tax after $350 rebate for members building a new home or replacing a fossil fuel water heater*
85 gallon - MRG85245* (Grid-enabled)
$1,451 plus tax
$901 plus tax after $550 rebate for members building a new home or replacing a fossil fuel water heater*
100 gallon - MRG105245* (Grid-enabled)
$1,627 plus tax
$977 plus tax after $650 rebate for members building a new home or replacing a fossil fuel water heater*
Taxes are paid on the full retail price. *A radio-controlled switch is required on all Marathon water heaters.
5-month payment plans are available to qualifying members. The cost of the water heater is broken down and put on the monthly electric bill.
Reasons to lease:
- All service is performed free of charge
- No up-front cost, no tank to buy, no installation fee
- You can trust the trained Butler Rural Electric Cooperative employees who do the installation
- You only pay a low monthly fee on your electric bill
$12.50 per month (plus applicable taxes)* + $4 credit for radio-controlled switch (required for lease)
*Additional charges may apply if installed after normal business hours or if member has geothermal or existing fossil fuel water heater. Lease not available on new home construction or remodel.
If you have questions or want more information about water heaters, fill out our Contact Form.