How can I reduce my energy costs?Lennox offers a variety of HVAC products with high efficiency ratings, which can help reduce the amount of energy they require to operate40]. Aside from selecting products that have received Energy Star® certification or achieved high SEER ratings for air conditioners or AFUE ratings for furnaces, you can think through the following: Maintenance – making sure your system receives regular maintenance by a trained technician can keep your system working at its peak performance. Zoning – zoning systems permit you to only heat or cool only targeted areas of your home, so you won’t have to pay to heat or cool spaces that you use infrequently. Programmable thermostats – using a programmable thermostat allows you to set the temperature in your home around your schedule. They can be programed to give you the comfort you desire when you’re home, and increase or decrease the temperature while you’re gone, helping you save on heating and cooling costs.