Earth 3-function Handheld Chrome Showerhead (1.5 gpm)
- National Grid Instant Rebate: $5.00
Durable materials for an easy-to-use, designer showerhead that beats the pricier competition. Our Earth® handheld showerhead offers comfort, as well as savings on your utility bills. Even though you scale back your expenses, you still get a strong fountain. Choose a preset spray (or one in between) that suits your style. Everyone in your household can tailor their shower to their preference.
Includes an extra-long 72” stainless-steel hose. Comes with an oval-shaped mounting bracket that holds the showerhead steady (so your bathroom floor stays dry). WaterSense® labeled for maximum performance.
This handheld showerhead:
- Efficiently flows at 1.5 GPM
- Features a metal ball joint for durability, as well as a corrosion-resistant plastic body for maintenance-free use
- Performs well at nearly every water pressure, thanks to pressure-compensation technology
- Provides 3+ settings: shower, jet and combo
Product Warranty: 10 Years
This showerhead is designed with 3 spray settings: shower, jet and combo.
A flow rate is the measurement of water per minute that flows out of your showerhead. They are usually measured in gallons per minutes or GPM. A standard showerhead has a flow rate of 2.5 GPM. This showerhead has a maximum flow rate of 1.5 GPM for increased efficiency.
Saving Water Saves Energy
Saving water also saves energy by reducing the amount of energy used to heat water. The savings differ whether you have an electric or natural gas hot-water heater. This showerhead is 40% more efficient than a standard 2.5-GPM showerhead and can potentially save $72 on water andnatural gas heating or $90 on water andelectricheating utilitiesper year.*
*Factors in calculating savings potential:
3-person households each using a shower 9 minutes per day, 365 days per year (AWWARF Residential Study)
Comparing water use with these showerheads vs. a standard 2.5 GPM unit
US city average water and sewer cost of $8.3 per 1,000 gallons (study done by NUS Consulting Group 2011)
Average cost of electricity 0.113¢ per kWh (Energy Star Nov. 2013 Lightbulb
Calculator — http://www.energystar.gov/?c=cfls.pr_cfls_savings)
Average cost of gas $1.137 per therm (Bureau of Labor Statistics April 2014)
Calculations done by http://www.fishnick.com/savewater/tools/watercalculator