Amana makes gas furnaces that offer consumers excellent quality and efficiency. The Amana AMH95 gas furnace is an Energy Star rated furnace and one of the best this solid manufacturer produces. It also carriers a warranty that may be the best in the HVAC industry. The Twin Comfort 2-staged heating eliminates uncomfortable temperature swings while reducing heating bills significantly in most homes.
In this gas furnace ratings review, we’ll provide you with the information you need in order to make an educated decision about your next gas furnace.
Operating Cost Efficiency Rating [Rating:4/5]
At 95% efficient, this Energy Star product will help most homeowners reduce their heating costs by 20% or more when replacing an older furnace. Efficiency that high is vital in cool climates where the furnace runs from fall well into spring. If you live in a warmer climate, you might do better overall with a less efficient furnace, especially if you plan to move in less than 5-7 years.
Feature Rating [Rating:4/5]
Amana does very well in HVAC ratings because they build their equipment with the features people want. This one will keep your home very comfortable. Here is an overview of the built-in features that will give you excellent control over temperature, humidity and air quality within your home.
- 2-stage burner runs on low most of the time, for quiet, balanced heating.
- Variable-speed blower reduces high-speed stops and starts and offer gentle heating and cooling.
- Patented Million-Aire stainless steel heat exchanger is rated for 1 million cycles. See warranty info below.
- SureStart silicon nitride igniter is dependable and long-lasting.
- Run-tested at the factory before shipping.
- Available at 46,000, 69,000, 92,000, and 115,000 Btu.
- Durable steel cabinet is powder-coated for longevity and looks.
Reliability Rating [Rating:4/5]
The Amana AMH95 — 95% AFUE gas furnace rating for reliability is better than average for the industry. The heat exchanger is considered one of the most reliable available today and the unit as a whole should provide 15-20 years or more with regular maintenance and minor repairs.
Manufacturer’s Warranty Rating [Rating:5/5]
This is the best heat exchanger warranty available. If the Million-Aire primary heat exchanger fails during the lifetime of the furnace – to the original owner in the original house – Amana will replace the entire furnace. All the other parts are backed by a 10-year limited warranty, which is standard for the industry.
Overall Rating [Rating:4.5/5]
With its good efficiency and outstanding warranty, the Amana AMH95 95% gas furnace is one of our highest rated models. It is popular in cool climates and among those who want a top of the line furnace at prices slightly lower than the best from American Standard, Lennox or Trane. With its excellent warranty, it’s an ideal choice for those who plan to stay in their home long-term, too.