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

You’ll find a full selection of affordable and high efficiency gas furnaces at Forster Heating in Auburn. Our Merit Series products have received high annual fuel utilization efficiency (AFUE) ratings, which measure how efficiently the equipment converts fuel to energy. These products are also constructed for reliability and a long product life, offering a cozy and comfortable home when it’s cold outside. Learn more about each product below, and call us at 530-206-0330 or schedule an appointment online to discuss a gas furnace replacement for your home.

ML195 Gas Furnace

You don’t always have to break the bank buying highly energy efficient products that can help reduce your utility expenses. Our ML195 gas furnace is affordable for almost any budget and has earned an energy efficiency rating of 95% AFUE,* one of the highest you can find. This furnace is the ideal choice for excellent comfort, efficiency and reliability.

  • Sealed blower compartment improves comfort and helps minimize operating sounds
  • Stainless steel secondary heat exchanger – enables the furnace to achieve higher efficiency levels by capturing extra heat
  • SureLight® ignitor allows reliable operation and a longer product 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’re looking for reliability in a gas furnace for your Auburn area home, you should note that the ML193 is packed with features that increase reliable performance. Its Duralok Plus® heat exchanger, SureLight® ignitor and durable steel cabinet built with materials that help ensure high reliability and longer product life. Finally, with an AFUE rating* of 93%, this energy efficient gas furnace can help decrease your utility expenses.

  • Sealed blower compartment for a quiet operation and less than 1% leakage at 1.0” ESP
  • SureLight® ignitor offers reliable operation
  • Duralok Plus® heat exchanger – to help increase reliability and efficiency
  • Dual-fuel capability – when combined with an electric heat pump, this feature can help increase fuel efficiency by alternating between electric and gas fuel
  • 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 perfect word to describe the ML180 gas furnace. Its 80% AFUE efficiency rating* which means the equipment efficiently converts energy into heat, and the sealed blower compartment retains this heat to decrease losses and improve efficiency. To add to its great features, this product is also affordably priced to fit nearly any budget.

  • Insulated blower compartment for a quiet operation and a more peaceful home
  • Dual-fuel capability enables you to connect the furnace with an electric heat pump and alternate between gas and electric heat for optimal energy use and lower heating costs
  • 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: $

Forster Heating can take care of all your gas furnace replacement needs. If you’re looking for gas furnace repairs or maintenance in Auburn, our staff has you covered. Simply give us a call at 530-206-0330 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.