Elite Series Gas Furnaces Offer High Efficiency and Outstanding Features

As you might be able to tell from its name, the Elite Series is a step above when it comes to gas furnaces. These furnaces have impressive features and are highly efficient. Compared to conventional gas furnaces, you could save hundreds on your yearly utility bills. Plus, you’ll receive your desired warmth throughout the coldest seasons. Find product details about each of our Elite Series gas furnaces below, and call Knoechel Heating Company in Zelienople at 724-425-5852 when you’re ready to take the next step toward gas furnace replacement.

EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

One of our most energy efficient gas furnaces, the EL296V, features an efficiency rating of 96% AFUE * and is ENERGY STAR® qualified. This means your energy expenses could decreases and you can enjoy the good feeling of environmental responsibility. These efficiency levels are possible, in part, from the furnace’s variable speed motor, which regulates the speed at which warm air is pumped out to maintain a consistent heat over time without using large amounts of energy in the process.

  • SilentComfort Technology delivers heat so quietly you may not even notice it
  • Variable speed motor delivers increased humidity control and consistent airflow for improved comfort and indoor air quality
  • Enhanced humidity control —runs at different speeds to precisely control the flow of conditioned and heated air throughout your home
  • Ultra-low Constant Fan provides a quiet, consistent flow of air and optimizes indoor air quality accessories.
  • SureLight® ignitor —silicone nitride construction helps increase 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
EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 96
Price Guide: $$$Energy Star badge

EL296E High-efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

Available in Zelienople, the EL296E uses a number of features to produce outstanding energy efficiency. In constant fan mode, the Power Saver constant torque motor can be 200% more efficient than regular single-stage motors in constant fan mode and is up to 33% more efficient. This unit also has earned the ENERGY STAR label and has an efficiency rating of 96% AFUE*.

  • Power Saver motor operates at constant torque to help maintain consistent air flow
  • Power Saver technology not only provides energy boost capabilities to help improve the overall system efficiency, similar to a variable speed furnace, but also delivers higher SEER ratings in cooling mode. In continuous fan mode, this technology helps keep energy waste at a minimum
  • Two-Stage gas valve operates at a lower heating output for efficiency, switching to a higher output as necessary
  • SureLight® ignitor—silicone nitride construction helps ensure 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
EL296E High-efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): up to 96
Price Guide: $$Energy Star badge

EL195E Gas Furnace

Thanks to its 95% AFUE rating*, you’ll love seeing the potential savings on your monthly utility bills. The numbers continue adding up, too: this gas furnace’s Power Saver constant torque motor is up to 33% more efficient than standard motors and up to 200% more efficient when it’s set on constant fan mode.

  • 95% AFUE rating*
  • Fully insulated for quiet operation
  • Power Saver constant torque motor maintains consistent airflow to help your home maintain a comfortable temperature at all times
  • SureLight® ignition for more 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

Experience efficiency, energy savings and comfort in one package—the EL196E gas furnace. With Power Saver™ technology, you’ll feel the efficiency in consistent temperatures and your utility costs. This feature allows the furnace to change airspeed based on demand. As a result, it uses less energy in heating and cooling operations. This furnace has earned ENERGY STAR® qualification, meaning it fulfills or tops EPA guidelines for conservation. It also features:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 96% AFUE1—which could help lower your utility expenses.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan is always running, stopping noisy start-up sounds.
  • iComfort®-enabled technology, when paired with an iComfort® E30 Smart Thermostat, it learns your family’s schedule to save on energy costs. Use your voice to control comfort when your thermostat is linked with Amazon Alexa or the Apple HomeKit.2
  • Power Saver™ motor distributes stable temperatures, steady airflow and quiet operation.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Install with an electric Lennox® heat pump for top efficiency.
  • SureLight® ignition offers reliable heating.
  • Stainless-steel secondary heat exchanger traps extra heat.
  • Sealed blower compartment and fully insulated cabinet decreases 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 Knoechel Heating Company for more information.3
EL196E High-Efficiency Gas Furnace
Price Guide: $$
Efficiency Rating (SEER): Up to 96

EL195NE Ultra-Low Emissions Gas Furnace

Take comfort in knowing the EL195NE gas furnace can keep your home warm on the chilliest day—while defending the environment. The first lowest emission furnace on the market,1 the EL195NE produces 65 percent less nitrogen oxide than standard low-NOx furnaces. Lower emissions mean there’s purer air to breathe and a healthier environment for plants to grow. This furnace has also attained ENERGY STAR® status and also includes:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 95% AFUE rating2—which may lower your heating bills.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan controls start-up noise.
  • Power Saver™ motor ensures even airflow and quiet heating.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Use an electric Lennox® heat pump for the highest efficiency.
  • SureLight® ignition delivers dependable performance.
  • Stainless-steel secondary heat exchanger catches additional heat.
  • Sealed blower compartment cuts 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 Knoechel Heating Company 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

With the EL180NE gas furnace, you can efficiently add comfort to your home without heating up the planet. The first lowest emission furnace on the market,1 the EL180NE produces 65 percent less nitrogen oxide than standard low-NOx furnaces. By decreasing these emissions, you can ensure you and your family have healthy air to breathe. Plus, when compared to other traditional furnaces, the EL180NE’s features could help you save hundreds of dollars on annual energy costs. It also includes:

  • Efficiency rating of up to 80% AFUE2—which can lower heating expenses.
  • Ultra-low continuous fan offers quiet operation.
  • iComfort®-enabled technology, when linked with an iComfort® E30 Smart Thermostat, can save you more on utility expenses. Use voice commands to control your furnace when your thermostat is paired with Amazon Alexa or the Apple HomeKit.3
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor uses a smaller amount of energy by adjusting airspeed to demand.
  • Dual-fuel capable—Install an electric Lennox® heat pump for the highest efficiency.
  • SureLight® hot surface ignition provides trustworthy performance.
  • Sealed blower compartment cuts back on 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.

 

Keep in mind that Knoechel Heating Company can assist with any gas furnace repairs and maintenance needs, as well as gas furnace replacements in Butler County. Make your appointment online or by calling 724-425-5852 today.


* 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.