Elite Series Gas Furnaces Offer High Efficiency and Outstanding Features

It’s not called the Elite Series for no reason. These gas furnaces deliver excellent comfort for your home that doesn’t empty your wallet every month. Energy efficiency is a primary feature of each model, and with AFUE ratings* like these, you’ll wonder why you didn’t replace your furnace earlier. Aside from efficiency and reliable heat, the Elite Series gas furnaces have many great features. Find details about each model below. When you’re ready to get started with a gas furnace replacement, call Central Heating & Plumbing in New Castle at 724-401-1843 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 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 easily adjust between providing heat for days when the weather’s extremely cold and days when the temperature is more mild. The bottom line: you’ll stay warm no matter what the weather outside is like.

  • SilentComfort™ Technology helps produce heat you can feel, not hear
  • Variable speed motor delivers better humidity control and consistent airflow for improved comfort and indoor air quality.
  • Enhanced humidity control — operates at different speeds to specifically control the flow of heated and cooled air throughout your home
  • Ultra-low Constant Fan provides a quiet, consistent flow of air and enhances 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 just 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. Additionally, the furnace is quiet and helps offer consistent air flow for a cozy home at all times.

  • Power Saver™ motor runs at constant torque to help provide a consistent flow of air
  • Power Saver technology not only provides energy boost capabilities improving the overall system efficiency, similar to a variable speed furnace, but also delivers higher SEER ratings in cooling mode. The technology keeps energy waste low when kept in constant fan mode.
  • Two-Stage gas valve operates at a lower heating output for efficiency, alternating to a higher output as needed.
  • SureLight® ignitor—silicone nitride construction helps ensure long product life and 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 is especially during New Castle winters. It provides even temperatures, while altering its heat output based on the temperature outside. This unit 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 sounds
  • Two-stage motor for higher energy efficiency
  • Two-stage operation—enables more even temperatures in your home
  • Continuous low-speed fan slowly circulates air for more comfort and improved indoor air quality. SureLight® ignition—silicone nitride construction enables longer 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

One of the best parts of installing the EL195E gas furnace is seeing the difference (and decrease!) in your utility expenses. Its efficiency rating of 95% AFUE* and Power Saver™ constant torque motor combined make this heating system the ideal option if you want a reliable, yet affordable gas furnace.

  • 95% AFUE efficiency rating
  • Fully insulated for quiet operation
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor maintains consistent airflow to help keep your home at the ideal temperature at all times
  • SureLight® ignition – for reliable operation and longer product 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 consistent temperatures while an ultra-low continuous fan reduces loud noises at start-up. 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 reduce your heating bills.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan keeps the furnace quiet as it begins heating.
  • iComfort®-enabled technology, when paired with an iComfort® E30 Smart Thermostat, becomes knowledgeable about your family’s activities to save on utility costs. Use your voice to set your comfort level when your thermostat is linked with Amazon Alexa or the Apple HomeKit.2
  • Power Saver™ motor keeps your home more comfortable with reliable temperatures, consistent airflow and quiet operation.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Create the highest efficiency by pairing with an electric Lennox® heat pump.
  • SureLight® ignition provides dependable operation.
  • Stainless-steel secondary heat exchanger catches extra heat.
  • Sealed blower compartment and fully insulated cabinet heightens comfort and efficiency by decreasing 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 Central Heating & Plumbing 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 relax in quiet warmth. But that’s not all. You’ll also benefit from potentially lower energy bills while helping take care of the environment. As the first lowest emission furnace you can get,1 the EL195NE produces 65 percent less nitrogen oxide than standard low-NOx furnaces. By choosing an ultra-low emissions furnace, you can help keep the environment healthy. Besides ENERGY STAR® certification for exceptional energy conservation, the EL195NE also features:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 95% AFUE2—which can keep heating expenses lower.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan ensures quiet operation.
  • Power Saver™ motor provides steady heating.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Enhance energy efficiency by installing an electric Lennox® heat pump.
  • SureLight® ignition provides dependable performance.
  • 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 Central Heating & Plumbing 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 ultimate warmth with minimum noise—all while shrinking emissions. The first lowest emission furnace you can buy,1 the EL180NE produces 65 percent less nitrogen oxide than regular low-NOx furnaces. Nitrogen oxide is discharged when fuel burns. In heavy concentrations, this gas can be harmful to respiratory and environmental health. By cutting back on NOx emissions, you can ensure you and your family have cleaner air to breathe. This furnace also features:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 80% AFUE2—which can decrease energy costs.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan gives stable temperatures.
  • iComfort®-enabled technology, when installed 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 adjusts airspeed to demand, reducing energy use for heating and cooling.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Use with an electric Lennox® heat pump for peak efficiency.
  • SureLight® hot surface ignition gives worry-free performance.
  • 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.

 

Remember – Central Heating & Plumbing can help you with gas furnace repairs and maintenance checks, too. We’re ready for all your gas furnace needs. Call 724-401-1843 or use our online scheduler to set up 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.