Elite Series Gas Furnaces Offer High Efficiency and Outstanding Features

The Elite Series got its name 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 primary feature of each system, and with AFUE ratings* like these, you’ll wish you purchased an Elite Series furnace earlier. In addition to efficiency and reliable heat, the Elite Series gas furnaces have lots of wonderful features. Find details about each model below. When you’re ready to get started with a gas furnace replacement, call Tri City Fuel & Heating Co., Inc. in West Columbia at 803-796-9172 or schedule an appointment online.

EL296V High-Efficiency, Two-Stage Gas Furnace

The EL296V is one of the finest furnaces around. It’s reliable and efficient, achieving an efficiency rating of 96% AFUE* and earning ENERGY STAR® qualification. With 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 comfortable regardless of what the weather’s like.

  • SilentComfort™ Technology delivers the ultimate in quiet consistent heating
  • Variable speed motor delivers increased humidity control and consistent airflow for improved comfort and indoor air quality.
  • Enhanced humidity control — works 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 optimizes indoor air quality accessories
  • SureLight® ignitor —silicone nitride construction helps enable 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

EL280 Two-Stage Gas Furnace

Two-stage heating on the EL280 gas furnace is a good feature during West Columbia winters. It provides even temperatures, while altering its heat output based on the temperature outside. This equipment uses sound-absorbing materials to soften 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 helps improve energy efficiency
  • Two-stage operation—enables more even temperatures in your home
  • Continuous low-speed fan slowly circulates air for improved comfort and improved indoor air quality. SureLight® ignition—silicone nitride construction ensures 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
EL280 Two-Stage Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 80
Price Guide: $$

EL180E Gas Furnace

If you’re searching for a new gas furnace in West Columbia, the EL180E has all the features you’d need in a heating system. Consistent airflow, quiet operation and continuous low-speed fan that improves indoor air quality are just a few features that define the EL180E. Look through the other benefits:

  • 80% AFUE efficiency rating*
  • Fully insulated for quieter operating sounds
  • Power Saver™ constant torque motor maintains consistent airflow
  • SureLight® ignition helps ensure 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

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 a great option if you’re looking for a reliable, yet affordable gas furnace.

  • 95% AFUE efficiency rating
  • Fully insulated helps decrease operation sounds
  • 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 helps increase the product’s 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 – Tri City Fuel & Heating Co., Inc. can take care of gas furnace repairs and maintenance checks, too. We’re available for all your gas furnace needs. Call 803-796-9172 or use our online scheduler to book 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.