Rheem Heating and Cooling Division introduced an educational pamphlet designed to help homeowners better understand the benefits of R-410A refrigerant and the Clean Air Act that will take effect on Jan. 1, 2010. 

In addition to these helpful explanations and suggestions for homeowners, Rheem also included a breakdown of the Rheem Total Home Comfort System that showcases how Rheem heating, cooling and water heater products work together to keep homes comfortable year-round.  

These free pamphlets are available to contractors through their local Rheem or Ruud distributor. Contractors may also place orders online atwww.RheemAC.com/R410Aor write to: R410A Info, P.O. Box 17010, Ft. Smith, AR 72917-7010.

In related news, the company has increased its warranty coverage for Rheem and Ruud 13-SEER R-410A Residential Package products. The new standard 13-SEER R-410A residential package unit warranty is a 10-year compressor warranty, which doubled the coverage from the previous standard 5-year compressor warranty. This new warranty is retroactive for all previously-shipped 13-SEER R-410A Package Products and applies to the following air conditioners, heat pumps and gas-electric models:

  • RSNM and RQNM Dedicated Horizontal.

  • RSNL, RQNL and RRNL 13-SEER, R-410 Residential.

  • RLNL, RJNL and RKNL  13-SEER, R-410 Light Commercial.

  • For more information, please contact your local Rheem or Ruud distributor.