Which Are the Best Furnaces for Large Homes?


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Some of the best furnaces for large homes as of 2015 include the Coleman MG9S100C20MP and the Nordyne Kelvinator 120,000 BTU, according to TopTenReviews.com. Both these models are also suitable for commercial applications.

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Which Are the Best Furnaces for Large Homes?
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The Coleman MG9S100C20MP is compact, efficient and high-performance. The unit has a higher AFUE rating than the industry standard, making it ideal for homeowners who want to save significantly on their heating bills. The unit also offers good temperature control, gradually increasing the indoor temperature. This results in less-drastic temperature changes and a comfortable indoor temperature.

The unit is designed to be used with natural gas, although it can be converted to propane gas by simply changing the gas orifice and valve. The downside is that the unit can be expensive, but it makes up for the cost in energy savings and extensive features.

The Nordyne Kelvinator 120, 000BTU is specifically designed for use in larger homes and commercial buildings. It is durable, sturdy and energy efficient because of its dual heat exchanger. It comes with a diagnostic system to make it easy for HVAC technicians to find and fix problems. The unit usually comes with a lifetime warranty, and is easy to operate.

It also works as a humidifier, offers electric air cleaning and easy airflow adjustment. The furnace can be vented horizontally or vertically depending on the home’s HVAC layout. The downside is that the unit is large and bulky, but does a great job where storage space is not an issue.

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