Only if you meet the onerous controls imposed in the Cap and Tax bill. Article by F. Swemson. Unfortunately there's more beneath the surface, and it's another Obama land mine, because like everything else this administration has told us thus far, they're only telling us part of the story. What's actually going to happen is that anyone who tries to sell their home is going to need to replace that perfectly good water heater, and lots of other electrical devices in their homes in order to legally sell their home. Don't Blame me - I voted Libertarian. .