The top-rated furnace model of 2014 was the Goodman GMVC95 gas furnace, according to furnacecompare.com. Featuring an efficient, quiet variable-speed circulator motor with a two-speed induced draft blower, the Goodman GMVC95 gas furnace received a 4.7 out of 5 rating from homeowners.
The Goodman GMVC95 gas furnace has an annual fuel utilization efficiency or AFUE rating of up to 95 percent, as cited on the Goodman official website. This rating means that 95 percent of the fuel used is converted to produce heat. This gas furnace also comes with the best warranties in the market, according to Gas Furnace Reviews, with a lifetime limited warranty and a 10-year limited parts warranty.