October 14,2020 This article is written by AC Direct and Michael Haines, a licensed HVAC and furnace contractor.
How do I choose the right furnace and what do I look for?
Let’s face it. Buying or replacing your existing furnace isn’t the most exciting purchase you’ll make in your lifetime. Nowhere near as fun as buying a new car, new furniture or other of life’s necessities. But, not near as expensive either.
A new furnace is a big decision however, and one that will affect your comfort and wallet for many years to come. So today we are going to show you how to pick just the right furnace for your home, climate, and budget without overdoing it or buying a furnace that isn’t up to the task at hand.
In this guide we will show you the most popular features and what they mean to you as well as the latest technological advancements in terms of comfort and energy efficiency.
There is an overall furnace selection summary based on climates at the end of this article but be sure to read this article and educate yourself on the latest furnaces that are available to you.