Rheem offers several economical air conditioning systems from 13 SEER to 19.5 SEER for residential and light commercial. Rheem air conditioners come in the Prestige series air conditioner or the Classic series air conditioner and features of various Rheem air conditioners include:
- Energy Star rating on selected air conditioners
- Two-Stage compressors in selected air conditioners offer higher efficiency for energy savings
- On board diagnostics on select air conditioner units that detects and records potential problems to make air conditioner troubleshooting easier for technicians servicing the unit.
- Durable cabinets with sound blankets on compressors to reduce noise on selected air conditioners
- Selected air conditioners use R-410A ozone friendly refrigerant
- Easy access panels with pressure controls on selected air conditioners
Overall Rheem air conditioners are good systems. Rheem condensing units have unique designs that make them stand out from other manufacturers. Some units are low profile so the do not stand out. Rheem does have some proprietary parts that requires you to purchase parts from a Rheem dealer if there is a problem with some components.
Rheem Manufacturing Company was established in 1920′s by Richard and Donald Rheem when the two brothers bought a galvanizing plant in San Francisco, CA. In the 40′s and 50′s Rheem expanded it’s core product line of water heaters to include air conditioning and heating equipment. Rheem has expanded and is now a global company with offices in Europe, Australia, Canada, Asia, and South America.
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