Maximum Efficiency

Maximum Efficiency Gas Furnaces – Saving Green for You and the Environment

Energy efficiency never felt so good. Literally. Our maximum efficiency gas furnaces will keep your house warm and cozy, and they’ll do so with amazing energy efficiency. In fact, these products offer maximum efficiency for all gas furnaces we sell. Find more details for each product below. Once you’ve selected your favorite system, give Strand Brothers Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning in Austin a call at 512-592-3072 . We’ll offer you a free estimate and answer all your furnace replacement questions.

Lennox SLP98V Gas FurnaceSLP98V

If you only gave us one word to describe the SLP98V, we’d probably pick “amazing.” That’s pretty convincing by itself, but it doesn’t quite explain all the benefits and features of this powerful gas furnace. First of all, this is one of the most energy-efficient furnaces you can find.1 Boasting up to 98.2% efficiency and a Most Efficient designation by ENERGY STAR®, this gas furnace can save you more than $800 a year.2 That’s a lot of money. But the features don’t end there. The SLP98V is full of features, including:

  • Variable-capacity system – this means it automatically adjusts as necessary to operate at maximum efficiency. We know we already covered efficiency, but we just can’t get over this one.
  • SilentComfort™ technology and variable speed blower – reduces sound levels
  • Duralok Plus™ Heat Exchanger – ensures high reliability and efficiency
  • Self-calibrating variable speed inducer – for cleaner combustion
  • SureLight Control Board – controls all furnace operations and is iComfort™ compatible

What you really need to know is that this unit has almost endless features to stay reliable and energy efficient. Call 512-592-3072 or schedule a free appointment online to learn more about gas furnaces in Austin.

Lennox SL280V Gas FurnaceSL280V

Across North America, and in Austin, you can’t find a quieter gas furnace than this one. The SL280V features a variable speed motor and special sound-absorbing materials to make it 4.5 times quieter than the competition. In fact, it’s the quietest in its class3 and allows you to feel the heat – not hear it. We suppose we can make that sacrifice...

Find more features of the SL280V, like its:

  • Two-stage gas valve – modifies the amount of gas used for more accurate temperature control
  • SureLight® Ignitor – to ensure a long life and reliable operation
  • Sealed Blower Compartment – decreases heat loss and increases efficiency
  • High efficiency variable speed motor – which may help you save on your energy bills

Lennox EL296E Gas FurnaceEL296E

The EL296E gas furnace will convince you with lots of numbers. We’ve selected three that make the biggest impact. First, this furnace has an AFUE rating of up to 96%, which is not only higher than the average, but it could save hundreds on your yearly energy expenses. Second, the EL296E’s Power Saver™ Constant Torque motor is up to 33% more efficient than average single-stage motors and up to 200% more efficient when it’s in constant fan mode. Other features include:

  • ENERGY STAR® certified
  • Higher SEER ratings in cooling mode – keeps energy waste low
  • Two-stage gas valve – varies heating output for increased efficiency
  • Sound-absorbing insulation – for quiet operation
  • SureLight® igniter and control board – ensures long product life and high reliability

Let Strand Brothers Service Experts help with all your Austin area gas furnace needs. Schedule your free appointment today.


1 Based on sound pressure levels during steady-state, high-fire and low-fire operation of Lennox SLP98UH070XV36B and leading competitive units as of July 2013 at mid-point temperature rise and minimum external static pressure when set up per Section 4.4.4 of AHRI 260-2012. Efficiency ratings established per test standard: ANSI/ASHRAE 103-2007.

2 Savings amounts depict potential energy savings you can expect from Lennox® furnaces, versus a 65% AFUE model. Your actual savings may vary depending on the weather patterns in your local area, local fuel rates and you individual lifestyle.

3 Based on sound pressure levels during steady-state, high-fire operation of Lennox SL280UH070V36A and leading competitive units at mid-point temperature rise and minimum external static pressure when set up per Section 4.4.4 of AHRI 260-2012.

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