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When it’s time to replace your home’s furnace, it’s important to get great advice and expert installation. Homeowners in the Farmingdale, NY area count on the expertise and professionalism of Green Homes Long Island to install their new, efficient furnace replacement.
How Long Does the Average Furnace Last?
Most furnaces, if they’re well maintained, will last about 10-15 years. But it’s not uncommon for replacement to be necessary at about the 10-year mark, simply because repairs and lower efficiency don’t make a lot of economic sense. Some signs your furnace may need replacement include:
Increased fuel consumption
Failure of a major part
Know What Your Heating Options Are
Furnace replacement is often a big decision and investment for homeowners. Unlike shopping for a refrigerator or automobile, most of our customers shop for a furnace once or twice in their lives. It’s hard to know what questions to ask and how to compare options. That’s why our customers count on the experts at Green Homes Long Island to help with the heating install decision.
How Are Furnaces Rated?
Furnaces use the AFUE (annual fuel utilization estimate) rating system which measures how efficiently the furnace performs, like the MPG rating on your car It’s expressed as a percentage—up to 100%—that shows how completely fuel is being burned. Any furnace with an AFUE rating above 90% is considered energy efficient and may qualify for additional rebates for qualifying households.
Our experience with all brands makes selecting with energy-efficient Carrier Infinity® and Performance® series furnace a great choice for top AFUE ratings and variable speed, two-stage operation. We also offer reliable and efficient Bryant Evolution® furnaces that are available in variable speed and high AFUE ratings for replacement in your Long Island home. Other brands are available to integrate seamlessly into your existing HVAC systems.
Smart Controls and Multi-Zone Systems
Many customers opt to upgrade their thermostats to smart controls to maximize the energy efficient features of their new heating system. These controls can be set lower or raise temperatures based on work or vacation schedules, and often include remote control via your smartphone or tablet. A new furnace upgrade may also be a great time to consider adding zones to better manage your home’s comfort. Whatever your home’s current of future heating configuration, the furnace installation experts at Green Homes Long Island can help!
We Offer Affordable Financing & Rebate Assistance
We offer several affordable financing options that can get your furnace installation started immediately. You may qualify for energy efficiency rebates, and we can help identify those options too!
Time to replace your furnace? The experts at Green Homes Long Island can help! Contact us for a free estimate* or emergency service.
*Does not apply to service or repair visits.