The Rheem ROCA Highboy oil furnace is an efficient furnace that will help you keep fuel costs under control every season. It is also built with high-quality, reliable components you can count on to that should make this a 20-year furnace when properly maintained. The purpose of this Rheem ROCA Highboy Series oil furnace review is to provide you with details you can use to evaluate this furnace and compare it with other oil furnace reviews on this site. We take a look at the ROCA Highboy’s top features including the warranty before providing information about pricing and installation below. For comparable models, see all the oil furnaces on our Top Rated Oil Furnaces 2013 list.
Top Features of the Rheem ROCA Highboy Oil Furnace
- 85.9% AFUE; Energy Star rated and one of the most efficient oil furnaces in its class.
- Uses the Riello Carlin or Beckett Flame Retention burners, the two top burners in the industry.
- Direct-drive blower is quiet and efficient.
- Dual heat exchangers are durable and long-lasting.
- Easily accessed front clean out ports provide easy maintenance.
- Top-rated Honeywell controls are standard on all models.
- Models from 84,000 Btu to 175,000 Btu available to fit most homes.
- Lifetime limited heat exchanger warranty; 5-year parts limited warranty on everything else.
Rheem ROCA Highboy Oil Furnace Prices
These oil furnace prices are gathered from a recent review of the market. The prices you are quoted will vary based on local conditions and possibly the time of year you gather estimates. It always makes sense to request at 3 written estimates in order to find the lowest possible pricing from local contractors. This is an efficient oil furnace and therefore more expensive than some models. If you want lower equipment costs, take a look at some of the 80% efficient oil furnaces we review on WebHVAC.com.
84,000 Btu Rheem ROCA Highboy oil furnace: $1,549
105,000 Btu Rheem ROCA Highboy oil furnace: $1,729
119,000 Btu Rheem ROCA Highboy oil furnace: $1,959
140,000 Btu Rheem ROCA Highboy oil furnace: $2,229
175,000 Btu Rheem ROCA Highboy oil furnace: $2,579
Save More with Professional Installation
It costs more to have a pro install your oil furnace than it does to do it yourself. However, proper installation is essential if the furnace is to run as it should and give you the reliability you expect. Faulty installation can hamper both efficiency and durability. Choose a qualified contractor with good experience to handle the installation of the Rheem ROCA Highboy oil furnace and have it cleaned and serviced annually When you do, you’ll get better value over the life of the furnace, with continued high efficiency and durability.