Elite Series Gas Furnaces Offer High Efficiency and Outstanding Features

The Elite Series got its name for a reason. These gas furnaces offer excellent comfort for your home that doesn’t drain your bank account every month. Energy efficiency is a leading feature of each product, and with AFUE ratings* like these, you’ll wonder why you didn’t get one of these furnaces sooner. In addition to efficiency and reliable heat, the Elite Series gas furnaces have lots of wonderful features. Discover specifics on each model below. If you’re ready for a gas furnace replacement, call Air Houston Mechanical LLC in Huffman at 832-777-1521 or schedule an appointment online.

EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

The EL296V is one of the best furnaces around. It’s reliable and energy efficient, reaching an efficiency rating of 96% AFUE* and earning ENERGY STAR® qualification. Boasting a variable speed motor and two-stage heating, the system can simply adjust between providing heat for an extremely cold day versus a milder one. Your takeaway: you’ll stay comfortable no matter what the weather outside is like.

  • SilentComfort™ Technology delivers the ultimate in quiet consistent heating
  • Variable speed motor delivers greater humidity control and consistent airflow for improved comfort and indoor air quality.
  • Enhanced humidity control — operates at different speeds to precisely control the flow of heated and cooled air throughout your home
  • Ultra-low Constant Fan provides a quiet, consistent flow of air and improves indoor air quality accessories
  • SureLight® ignitor —silicone nitride construction helps offer long product life and reliable operation
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components (this product may be eligible for valuable 10-year Limited Extended Warranty coverage)
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty on heat exchanger
EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 96
Price Guide: $$$Energy Star badge

EL296E High-efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

ENERGY STAR® qualification and AFUE ratings of 96% are only the beginning of the energy efficiency conversation about this gas furnace. The EL296E features a Power Saver™ constant torque motor, which may be up to 200% more efficient on constant fan mode than a single-stage motor. The system also is quiet and helps maintain consistent air flow for an evenly warmed home at all times.

  • Power Saver™ motor works at constant torque to help provide a consistent flow of air
  • Power Saver technology not only provides energy boost capabilities enhancing the overall system efficiency, similar to a variable speed furnace, but also produces higher SEER ratings in cooling mode. Constant fan mode also helps reduce energy waste.
  • Two-Stage gas valve operates at a decreased heating output for efficiency, changing to a higher output as needed.
  • SureLight® ignitor—silicone nitride construction helps increase product life and allows reliable operation
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered component (this product may be eligible for valuable 10-year Limited Extended Warranty coverage)
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty on heat exchanger
EL296E High-efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): up to 96
Price Guide: $$Energy Star badge

EL280 Two-Stage Gas Furnace

Two-stage heating on the EL280 gas furnace comes in handy during Huffman winters. It generates even temperatures, while changing its heat output based on the temperature outside. This furnace uses sound-absorbing materials to reduce operation sounds and a Duralok™ heat exchanger for long life and reliability.

  • Efficiency rating of 80% AFUE *
  • Fully insulated for quieter operating noises
  • Two-stage motor helps improve energy efficiency
  • Two-stage operation—generates more even temperatures in your home
  • Continuous low-speed fan slowly circulates air for increased comfort and improved indoor air quality. SureLight® ignition—silicone nitride construction helps lengthen product life and reliable operation
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components (this product may be eligible for valuable 10-year Limited Extended Warranty coverage)
  • 20-year Limited Warranty on heat exchanger
EL280 Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 80
Price Guide: $$

EL195E Gas Furnace

The difference in your utility expenses before and after installing an EL195E gas furnace can be astounding. Its efficiency rating of 95% AFUE* and Power Saver™ constant torque motor both make this heating system the ideal option if you are considering a reliable and affordably priced gas furnace.

  • 95% AFUE efficiency rating
  • Fully insulated helps decrease operation sounds
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor maintains consistent airflow to help your home stay the temperature you desire at all times
  • SureLight® ignition – for reliable operation and helps increase the product’s life
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components (this product may be eligible for valuable 10-year Limited Extended Warranty coverage)
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty on heat exchanger
EL195E Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 95
Price Guide: $$

EL196E High-Efficiency Gas Furnace

Enjoy the quiet comfort of the energy-efficient EL196E gas furnace. Its innovative Power Saver™ motor delivers even temperatures while an ultra-low continuous fan reduces loud noises when it starts. Because this furnace is 33% more efficient than ones with standard motors, you’ll feel the difference in your home and utility expenses. This ENERGY STAR®-rated furnace also features:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 96% AFUE1—potentially helping you decrease your heating expenses.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan keeps the furnace quiet as it begins running.
  • iComfort®-enabled technology, when paired with an iComfort® E30 Smart Thermostat, learns your family’s schedule to save on energy bills. Use your voice to set your comfort level when your thermostat is paired with Amazon Alexa or the Apple HomeKit.2
  • Power Saver™ motor keeps your home cozier with regular temperatures, stable airflow and quiet operation.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Create top efficiency by pairing with an electric Lennox® heat pump.
  • SureLight® ignition gives dependable operation.
  • Stainless-steel secondary heat exchanger captures additional heat.
  • Sealed blower compartment and fully insulated cabinet increases comfort and efficiency by cutting down on heat loss.
  • Air filter and humidifier compatible.
  • Lifetime Limited Warranty on the heat exchanger.
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components.
  • 10-Year Limited Extended Warranty with product registration—ask Air Houston Mechanical LLC for more information.3
EL196E High-Efficiency Gas Furnace
Price Guide: $$
Efficiency Rating (SEER): Up to 96

EL195NE Ultra-Low Emissions Gas Furnace

Special sound-absorbing components used in the EL195NE gas furnace allow you to unwind in quiet warmth. But that’s not all. You’ll also benefit from potentially lower utility costs while helping take care of the environment. As the first lowest emission furnace you can buy,1 the EL195NE emits 65 percent less nitrogen oxide than standard low-NOx furnaces. By heating with an ultra-low emissions furnace, you can help keep the environment healthy. Besides ENERGY STAR® certification for superior energy conservation, the EL195NE also features:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 95% AFUE2—which can keep utility costs lower.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan delivers quiet operation.
  • Power Saver™ motor gives even heating.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Improve energy efficiency by using an electric Lennox® heat pump.
  • SureLight® ignition delivers dependable operation.
  • Stainless-steel secondary heat exchanger captures more heat.
  • Sealed blower compartment reduces heat loss.
  • Air filter and humidifier compatible.
  • Lifetime Limited Warranty on the heat exchanger.
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components.
  • 10-Year Limited Extended Warranty with product registration—ask Air Houston Mechanical LLC for more information.3
EL195NE Ultra-Low Emissions Gas Furnace
Price Guide: $$
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 95

 

1Lennox® SL97UH40NV36B, EL195UH100NE60C, SL280UH100NV60C and EL180UH040NE36A units are the first commercially available, natural Gas-Fired Fan-type Central Furnaces to meet an NOx emission limit of 14 nanograms per Joule (ng/J).
2Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) measures how efficiently an appliance converts fuel into heat over the course of a year. 
3Covered components may be eligible to receive a 10-year warranty. Online equipment registration at www.lennoxregistration.com is required within 60 days of installation (except in California and Quebec) or the Lennox® base warranty will apply. Applies to residential applications only. See actual warranty certificate for details.
Note: Due to Lennox’s ongoing commitment to quality, specifications and ratings are subject to change without notice.

 

EL180NE Ultra-Low Emissions Gas Furnace

The EL180NE gas furnace delivers maximum warmth with minimal noise—all while shrinking emissions. The first lowest emission furnace you can get,1 the EL180NE creates 65 percent less nitrogen oxide than average low-NOx furnaces. Nitrogen oxide is discharged when fuel combusts. In large concentrations, this gas can be detrimental to respiratory and environmental health. By reducing NOx emissions, you can ensure you and your family have clearer air to breathe. This furnace also features:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 80% AFUE2—which can lower utility expenses.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan provides stable temperatures.
  • iComfort®-enabled technology, when used with an iComfort® E30 Smart Thermostat, can save you more on energy costs. Use voice commands to run your furnace when your thermostat is paired with Amazon Alexa or the Apple HomeKit.3
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor changes airspeed to demand, reducing energy use for heating and cooling.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Pair with an electric Lennox® heat pump for top efficiency.
  • SureLight® hot surface ignition offers worry-free heating.
  • Sealed blower compartment reduces heat loss.
  • Air filter and humidifier compatible.
  • 20-Year Limited Warranty on the heat exchanger.
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on all remaining covered components.4
EL180NE Ultra-Low Emissions Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 95
Price Guide: $$

 

1Lennox® SL97UH40NV36B, EL195UH100NE60C, SL280UH100NV60C and EL180UH040NE36A units are the first commercially available natural Gas-Fired Fan-type Central Furnaces to meet an NOx emission limit of 14 nanograms per Joule (ng/J).
2Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) measures how efficiently an appliance converts fuel into heat over the course of a year. 
3Apple HomeKit technology provides an easy, secure way to control your home’s lights, doors, thermostats and more from your iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch. To control this HomeKit-enabled accessory, iOS 10.2.1 or later is recommended. Apple, Apple Watch, iPad, iPad Air, iPhone and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. HomeKit is a trademark of Apple Inc.
4Covered components may be eligible to receive a 10-year warranty. Online equipment registration at www.lennoxregistration.com is required within 60 days of installation (except in California and Quebec) or the Lennox® base warranty will apply. Applies to residential applications only. See actual warranty certificate for details. Note: Due to Lennox’s ongoing commitment to quality, specifications and ratings are subject to change without notice.

 

Don’t forget – Air Houston Mechanical LLC can take care of gas furnace repairs and maintenance checks, too. We’re ready for all your gas furnace needs. Call 832-777-1521 or use our online scheduler to make your next appointment.


* Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) measures how efficient the appliance is in converting its fuel’s energy into heat over the course of a year.