Elite Series Gas Furnaces Offer High Efficiency and Outstanding Features

They’re called the Elite Series for a reason. These gas furnaces offer outstanding comfort for your home that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg every month. Energy efficiency is a key feature of each product, and with AFUE ratings* like these, you’ll wonder why you didn’t replace your furnace earlier. Besides efficiency and reliable heat, the Elite Series gas furnaces have many great features. Discover specifics on each model below. When you’re ready to take the next step toward a gas furnace replacement, call James Heating & A/C, Inc in Lexington at 336-853-6070 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 switch between providing heat for an extremely cold day versus a milder one. The point: 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 provides greater 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 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 start of the energy efficiency discussion for this gas furnace. The EL296E features a Power Saver™ constant torque motor, which may be up to 200% more efficient when it’s set in constant fan mode than a single-stage motor. Additionally, the furnace is quiet and helps provide consistent air flow for a comfortable home at all times.

  • Power Saver™ motor operates 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. The technology keeps energy waste low when kept in constant fan mode.
  • Two-Stage gas valve operates at a reduced 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 is especially during Lexington winters. It provides even temperatures, while changing its heat output in relation to the temperature outside. This unit uses sound-absorbing materials to decrease 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: $$

EL180E Gas Furnace

If you’re in need of a gas furnace replacement in Lexington, the EL180E has all the features you’re looking for in a heating system. Consistent airflow, quiet operation and continuous low-speed fan that strengthens indoor air quality are just three features that define the EL180E. Check out the other benefits:

  • 80% AFUE efficiency rating*
  • Fully insulated for quiet operation
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor maintains consistent airflow
  • SureLight® ignition helps improve 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

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

  • 95% AFUE efficiency rating
  • Fully insulated for silent operation
  • 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 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: $$

Don’t forget – James Heating & A/C, Inc can handle gas furnace repairs and maintenance checks, too. We’re a go-to source for all your gas furnace needs. Call 336-853-6070 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.