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 standard gas furnaces, you could save hundreds on your utility expenses every year. In addition, you’ll receive exceptional comfort at the times you need it most. Learn more about each of our Elite Series gas furnaces below, and call Kowalski Heating & Cooling in McMurray at 724-745-7404 when you’re ready to talk with one of our team members about 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 you’ll see measurable energy savings and enjoy the good feeling of environmental responsibility. These efficiency levels are possible, in part, from the furnace’s variable speed motor, which alters the speed at which warm air is pumped out to maintain a consistent heat over time without using a bunch of energy in the process.

  • SilentComfort Technology delivers some of the quietest heating out there
  • Variable speed motor delivers better humidity control and consistent airflow for improved comfort and indoor air quality
  • Enhanced humidity control —runs at alternating 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 optimizes indoor air quality accessories.
  • SureLight® ignitor —silicone nitride construction enables a 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
EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 96
Price Guide: $$$Energy Star badge

EL296E High-efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

Offered in McMurray, the EL296E uses multiple features to produce excellent energy efficiency. When constant fan mode is turned on, the Power Saver constant torque motor can be 200% more efficient than typical single-stage motors in constant fan mode and is up to 33% more efficient. This unit also has earned the ENERGY STAR label and achieved 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 runs at a lower heating output for efficiency, switching to a higher output when needed
  • 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

EL280 Two-Stage Gas Furnace

We know all too well what the weather here in McMurray is like, which is what makes the EL280 gas furnace an ideal replacement option. It has one heating level for more mild days and one level for the colder ones. By switching between the two stages, you’ll experience more efficient heating and see the results with lower monthly energy bills.

  • 80% AFUE rating*
  • Fully insulated for softer operating sounds
  • Two-stage motor for improved energy efficiency
  • Two-stage operation—provides more even temperatures in your home
  • Continuous low-speed fan slowly circulates air for improved comfort and better indoor air quality. SureLight® ignition—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
EL280 Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 80
Price Guide: $$

EL180E Gas Furnace

If it’s time for a gas furnace replacement, take a look at the EL180E. It works quietly, so you can enjoy its warmth in peace. Plus, with features like the Power Saver™ constant torque motor, you’ll experience up to 33% greater efficiency than standard motors.

  • 80% AFUE rating*
  • Fully insulated for quiet operation
  • Power Saver constant torque motor maintains regular airflow
  • SureLight® ignition increases 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)
  • 20-Year Limited Warranty on heat exchanger
EL180E Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 80
Price Guide: $$

EL195E Gas Furnace

Thanks to its 95% AFUE rating*, you might not hate seeing your monthly utility bills. The numbers don’t stop adding up there: this gas furnace’s Power Saver constant torque motor is up to 33% more efficient than typical motors and up to 200% more efficient when it’s in constant fan mode.

  • 95% AFUE rating*
  • Fully insulated for quiet operation
  • Power Saver constant torque motor maintains consistent airflow to help you home stay at the right 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: $$

Remember that Kowalski Heating & Cooling can help with any gas furnace repairs and maintenance needs, along with gas furnace replacements in McMurray. Schedule your appointment online or by calling 724-745-7404 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.