ATLANTA, January 10, 2017—Rheem® is
launching a line of efficient, dependable residential HVAC products designed
specifically for single-family and multi-family new construction. The new Rheem
Builder Select™ products (and Ruud Builder Advantage™
line) include single-stage mid efficiency air conditioners, heat pumps, gas
furnaces, air handlers, and custom coils and will be shown for the first time
at the 2017 International Builders’ Show.
The Builder Select series is a line
of hard-working heating and cooling products that have been value engineered
for residential new construction. With the addition of this line, the Rheem and
Ruud brands now have one of the industry’s most robust HVAC product offerings
The Builder Select line includes:
- Gas Furnaces, which feature mid
efficiency operation up to 95 percent AFUE, multi-poise design, and LED
control panel display for ease of service and installation.
- Air Conditioners that are quiet
and offer efficient 13 or 14 SEER operation with an easily accessible
- Highly reliable
and efficient residential 14 SEER Heat
Pumps with factory installed low-pressure control, an easily
accessible control box, and Demand Defrost Control.
Handlers, which ensure
is constantly flowing with quiet and efficient ECM motor technology and
factory installed auxiliary electric heat.
Coils that are constructed of aluminum
fins bonded to internally grooved aluminum tubing.
“We are committed to offering
builders quality, easy-to-service, efficient products at a range of competitive
price points,” said Randy Roberts, vice president, sales, Rheem Air
Conditioning Division. “This new line opens the door even wider to the
Builder Select products will be
available for purchase through Rheem or Ruud and our authorized distribution
network. Additional incentive programs, along with flexible ordering and prompt
fulfillment, make it easy for homebuilders to do business with Rheem.
Founded in 1925, Rheem is the
only manufacturer in the world that produces heating, cooling, water heating,
pool/spa heating and commercial refrigeration products. Rheem is headquartered
in Atlanta, and it has an international presence in 14 countries. The company’s
premium brands include Rheem, Raypak, Ruud, Eemax, Richmond and Splendid, as
well as commercial refrigeration brands Russell, Witt, ColdZone and Kramer,
which are part of the company’s Heat Transfer Products Group (HTPG) division.
To learn more, visit www.Rheem.com.