Click here to Find a Contractor in your area.
Welcome! Here are the website rules, as well as some tips for using this forum.
Need to contact us? Visit https://heatinghelp.com/contact-us/.

wall mount lp heater

mikedo
mikedo Member Posts: 127
i have a williams wall mount heater 25000 btus i need to replace. wasn't to happy with the williams so I'm looking for suggestions. the williams had a blower on it and was sealed combustion.

Comments

  • Jamie Hall
    Jamie Hall Member Posts: 15,726
    What was the matter with the Williamson that you didn't like? Whatever you get as a replacement, it too should be sealed combustion.
    Br. Jamie, osb
    Building superintendent/caretaker, 7200 sq. ft. historic house museum with dependencies in New England
  • GroundUp
    GroundUp Member Posts: 1,170
    I've got an Empire in one of my rentals that's 20ish years old and still works like new. Awesome heat and quiet as a mouse
  • kcopp
    kcopp Member Posts: 3,698
    The Williams is similar to the Empire.... Empire is nothing special but it will do the job w/ no frills.
    A Rinnai is a pretty nice unit and has a few nice features.

    https://www.rinnai.us/taxonomy/term/3101
  • mikedo
    mikedo Member Posts: 127
    when the unit is off cold air seems to circulate threw the unit so if its cold out the heater exchanger is like a big block of ice in the room. you have to take the unit apart to change the thermo couple and the gasket falls apart in your hand. the new gasket i ordered fell apart in the hands of the counter man. its so delicate its pretty much unusable. the renters also claim if the wind blows hard the pilot goes out and they have to constantly relite it
  • kcopp
    kcopp Member Posts: 3,698
    That pretty typical of that type of unit... The rinnai isn't like that. However it is certainly more $$ than a Williams or Empire.
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome

It looks like you're new here. If you want to get involved, click one of these buttons!