Merit® Series Gas Furnaces Provide Reliable Heat When You Need it Most

You’ll find a full selection of affordable and energy efficient gas furnaces at Southern Heating & Cooling Inc. in Scottsboro. Our Merit Series products offer high annual fuel utilization efficiency (AFUE) ratings, which measure how efficiently the equipment converts fuel to energy. Our systems are also constructed for reliability and a long product life, giving you the comfort you need throughout the coldest months of the year. Learn more about each product below, and call us at 256-574-1300 or set up an appointment online to talk to one of our team members a gas furnace replacement for your home.

ML195 Gas Furnace

You shouldn’t have to pay an arm and a leg for highly energy efficient products that can help you save on your energy expenses. In fact, the ML195 gas furnace is affordable for nearly all budgets and has received an energy efficiency rating of 95% AFUE,* one of the best around. This furnace is the ideal choice for excellent comfort, efficiency and reliability.

  • Sealed blower compartment for improved comfort and softer operating sounds
  • Stainless steel secondary heat exchanger – enables the furnace to realize higher efficiency levels by capturing extra heat
  • SureLight® ignitor allows reliable operation and helps extend the product’s life
  • Duralok Plus® heat exchanger – made of patented aluminized steel to ensure reliability and efficiency
  • 20-Year Limited Warranty on heat exchanger
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components (this product may be eligible for valuable 10-year Limited Extended Warranty coverage)
ML195 Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 95
Price Guide: $

ML193 Gas Furnace

If you want a reliable gas furnace for your Scottsboro area home, consider the ML193, which has a variety of features that contribute to a more reliable performance. Its Duralok Plus® heat exchanger, SureLight® ignitor and durable steel cabinet built with materials that help improve reliability and increase product life. With an AFUE rating* of 93%, this energy efficient gas furnace can help you save on your monthly utility bills.

  • Sealed blower compartment for a quiet operation and less than 1% leakage at 1.0” ESP
  • SureLight® ignitor for a more reliable operation
  • Duralok Plus® heat exchanger – to help increase reliability and efficiency
  • Dual-fuel capability – can combine with an electric heat pump to enhance comfort and fuel efficiency by alternating between electric and gas heat
  • 20-Year Limited Warranty on heat exchanger
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components (this product may be eligible for valuable 10-year Limited Extended Warranty coverage)
ML193 Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 93
Price Guide: $

ML180 Gas Furnace

Economical is the best word to describe the ML180 gas furnace. Its 80% AFUE efficiency rating*, meaning the unit efficiently converts energy into heat, and the sealed blower compartment keeps this heat inside to decrease losses and boost efficiency. If that wasn’t good enough, this product is also affordably priced to fit nearly any budget.

  • Insulated blower compartment helps minimize operation noises and make your home more peaceful
  • Dual-fuel capability enables you to connect the furnace with an electric heat pump and alternate between gas and electric heat for the most efficient energy use possible
  • Duralok Plus® heat exchanger increases reliability and efficiency
  • Hot surface igniter – controls operation for a more reliable and efficient performance
  • 20-Year Limited Warranty on heat exchanger
  • 5-Year Limited Warranty on covered components (this product may be eligible for valuable 10-year Limited Extended Warranty coverage)
ML180 Gas Furnace
Efficiency Rating (SEER): 80
Price Guide: $

Southern Heating & Cooling Inc. can take care of all your gas furnace replacement needs. If you’re needing gas furnace repairs or maintenance in Scottsboro, our staff has you covered. Simply give us a call at 256-574-1300 or use our online scheduler to set up an appointment.


* Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) measures how efficient the appliance is in converting its fuel’s energy into heat over the course of a year.