Archives for FurnaceRepair

Why Is My Furnace Filter Black?

Have you ever pulled your furnace filter out to examine its cleanliness and discover that it is black? Filters can become gray in color when filled with dust and debris; however, if you pull out a black filter it should raise a red flag.  Accumulation of black on your filter could mean a number of things currently going wrong and should definitely be checked by a trusted and professional HVAC technician.  The following list below shows indicators of a black filter: Mold: with anything else, if something is left wet or damp—mold can begin to form. Leaving an area moist
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5 Reasons Why Your Furnace Needs Tuned-Up!

Cooler fall weather is definitely on its way and it’s time to start thinking about scheduling your furnace tune-up! Together, the 5 reasons below paint a picture as to why your furnace should be tuned-up this fall: Extend the life of your furnace: like with many other concepts in life, proper maintenance helps to prolong the life expectancy. Bi-annual tune-ups help to rid any gunk, and ensure the system is always running as efficiently as possible. Just like we have regular oil changes on our cars, our HVAC system also deserves proper maintenance! Give you peace of mind: you’ll gain
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3 Reasons to Be Thankful for Your Heating and Air Conditioning System

We’re hoping everyone had a fantastic Thanksgiving full of quality family time, great food and ultimate relaxation! After making your list of what you’re thankful for, are you able to say your HVAC system was included on that list??  If not, it easily should’ve been!  Because of HVAC systems… You Have Clean And Fresh Air In Your Home: Having clean fresh air because of our HVAC systems is definitely something we should be thankful for. Without these systems we would have continued respiratory issues, but because of filters and systems we are able to filter out pollutants such as dust,
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Hilarious HVAC & Plumbing Costumes!

If you think costumes don’t exist in the HVAC and plumbing world–think again!  Check out some of these hilarious themed costumes: From all of your friends at BELOMAN…have a safe & happy Halloween! For all of your HVAC & plumbing needs give us a call at (618) BEL-OMAN or visit our website here! “If Comfort Is Your Plan, Call the BELOMAN!” BELIEVE IN THE BELOMAN WAY! We’re the only HVAC company on this side of the great Mississippi River to receive the Better Business Bureau TORCH Award for ethics.  The award honors excellent commitment to customer service through exceptional standards
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Signs of a Failing Furnace!

Yes, we’ve been experiencing some very warm days lately, BUT it looks like the cool weather is here to stay! With cool weather we’ll all be clicking our furnaces on and shutting those windows.  In most cases you’ll experience a smooth transition from cooling to heating; however, there are some situations where an issue may arise.  Being able to detect whether the issue at hand is a minor problem or if it is a sign of a failing furnace can help tremendously! By knowing the most common furnace problems you can prevent stress by being sure your furnace isn’t on
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How to Tell If Your Furnace Needs a Tune-Up Today!

To tune-up or not to tune-up that is the question!  In all actuality, to tune-up is the best bet!  Ensuring your unit is bi-annually tuned up can save you a lot of headache and aggravation should a decision present itself during the extreme temperatures.  If you are unsure if your furnace should be tuned up today we’ve come up with a list of 5 quick ways to help make your decision easier! No heat: if you are turning your furnace on and are not experiencing any heat this is definitely a clear indicator to have your furnace serviced and tuned
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Repair vs. Replace: Furnace Edition

 Your heating and cooling system is one of the most important investments within your home. For this very reason it’s important to know all you can about maintenance, repair and replacements.  Many times homeowners face a gray area determining whether it’s best to repair the problem or completely replace the furnace.  In order to justify your decision we have gathered a list of possible scenarios to keep in mind: Ask yourself: Is your furnace old?: if your furnace is 12 years or newer it’s probably a good idea to check into repairs first; however, if your furnace is older than
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