The Rheem Standard 80% Efficient Gas Furnace
If rock-solid quality and documented dependability are what you look for in an 80% efficient gas furnace then Rheem has just what you're after.
In fact, Rheem was recently rated #2 (essentially tied for #1) in a recent survey by the leading consumer advocacy group from a long list of manufacturers.
This survey questioned tens of thousands of homeowners as to their experience with many different brands and is an excellent indicator of long-term reliability.
Why Invest In a Rheem Furnace?
Quite simply. quality. Rheem has a 100 year history of dependability that underscores their entry into the Heating and Air Conditioning market decades ago.
The Rheem RGPH series 80% efficient gas furnace features an exclusive heat exchanger - a revolutionary design so innovative that it carries three patents and a twenty year limited warranty.
It is smaller than virtually any other heat exchanger on the market and is constructed of aluminized and stainless steel to resist corrosion and rust, providing years of trouble free operation. The energy saving multi-speed direct drive blower motor assures you of quiet, year-round comfort.
Integrated Furnace Controls with Diagnostics
A central "brain" orchestrates the various functions of the Rheem furnace with digital accuracy. Functions like the blower and inducer motor are monitored for proper operation, increasing safety and reliability. Makes servicing the furnace quick and easy too, saving you time and money.
The Rheem gas furnace is capable of use in a wide variety of applications, such as upflow (ductwork in the attic), or horizontal (furnace located in an attic or basement), with no modification required. Please see our downflow product line.
The RGPH series furnace can be installed almost anywhere in your home, including the attic, crawlspace, garage, closet, or alcove. The return air can be ducted through either side or from the bottom, depending on your particular need.
Under the terms of all manufacturer's warranty and to comply with federal refrigerant handling laws, it is required that the system be checked, started up and signed-off on by a licensed air conditioning/heating contractor prior to use. Failure to comply with this provision will void all factory warranties. Keep a copy of the installation ticket for your records. Please ensure that all supply and return ductwork is properly sized and that a permit is obtained (where required). Always conform with applicable local and state codes. Electrical connections should only be made by a licensed electrical contractor. Unqualified persons should never attempt installation of this or any HVAC system.
The Rheem Corporation
Rheem Manufacturing Company was established in the mid-1920s when brothers Richard and Donald Rheem acquired a galvanizing plant in San Francisco, California. In the 1930's, Rheem began manufacturing water heaters, and by 1936 had coast to coast distribution.
During the 1940s and 1950s, the company increased its product line to include space heating units for homes, oil furnaces and air conditioners.
In 1959, Rheem acquired Ruud Manufacturing Company, a pioneer in the water heating industry with a well-regarded product line and a distribution network throughout North America.
In subsequent years, Rheem entered the heating and air conditioning market and expanded in the late 1960's and 1970's with the rapid growth of the central air conditioning industry.
In 1985, the company acquired Raypak, a leading producer of copper tube boilers used for swimming pool heating and commercial hot water supply and hydronic heating.
A Leading Global Producer of Efficient Heating, Cooling & Water Heating Products
Respected For Reliability, Rheem is an industry leader for total heating, cooling and water heating solutions. In fact, Rheem is the only brand with product offerings covering residential and commercial heating, cooling, conventional and hybrid storage-style water heaters, tankless water heaters, solar water heating systems, hydronic and geothermal systems, indoor air quality accessories, and replacement parts for all categories – making Rheem a one-stop Air and Water comfort solutions provider.
All Rheem products meet or exceed rigorous industry and regulatory standards for quality, reliability, efficiency, and air & water quality.
From design and fabrication to finished product assembly, each phase in the manufacturing process is rigorously monitored and measured to ensure the highest quality , durability and operating excellence.
Rheem products are routinely tested and certified by various government and third-party testing labs to ensure quality standards.
Rheem is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. It manufactures in Fort Smith, Arkansas; Montgomery, Alabama; Oxnard, California; Acadia, Florida; and Eagan, Minnesota. All manufacturing facilities are ISO 9001 certified.
Rheem operates a state-of-the-art Parts Distribution center in Randleman, NC and distribution facilities throughout the US and in Hamilton and Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Rheem also has an international presence in countries such as Australia, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Singapore.