Archives for Heating Expense

Furnace Replacement & Installation FAQs

When making a large purchase decision many questions may arise. In order to help you feel confident with your decision concerning your installation and replacement we’ve come up with a list of FAQs in attempt to ease your mind. Replacement FAQs *How long will my furnace last before I need to replace it?: The average furnace will last 15 years.  Proper maintenance will determine if you can give or take a few years from the average of 15 years.  Signing up to have bi-annual maintenance performed on your HVAC will help prolong its life. *Should I repair my furnace or
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Pros & Cons of Smart Thermostats

Have you heard the talk around town on the latest and greatest technology to the HVAC world?  Smart thermostats are growing in popularity!  If you’ve heard of this new piece of technology, but aren’t sure if it’s right for you we’ll break down the pros and cons to help you feel more comfortable with your decision: What is a smart thermostat? Great question! …how is it different from a standard thermostat? Another great question! A smart thermostat is actually capable of a lot more programing features as compared to an older model. Smart thermostats have a sleeker look, front faced
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How To: Save $$ in 2016 with BELOMAN!

Did you make a New Year Resolution to start saving money? Did you also know BEL-O MAN can help you keep your word to this resolution? It’s true! There are two ways you can start saving money today: join our Discount Club Membership or schedule an Energy Efficiency Visit today! I Made A Resolution to Save Money…How Can BEL-O MAN help? Join our Discount Club Membership Clubs are an awesome thing, right?  Everyone should be in a club at some time in their life for the exclusivity and the perks you receive.  Here at #BELOMAN we offer a discount program
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6 Signs An HVAC System Should Be On Your Wish List This Christmas

So, you’ve gone through the Christmas stages…started listening to Christmas music, thought about your baking schedule, and created your Christmas list, but have you asked yourself if an HVAC system should make an appearance on that list?  The big question is always whether to repair or to replace! Here are 6 signs that your HVAC system is nearing the end of the repair phase, entering into the replace phase, and should make its way onto your Christmas wish list: Your System Is Over A Decade Old: If properly maintained, an average system lasts 10-15 years.  If you’re on the fence
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8 Tips to Lower Your Heating Costs

Who doesn’t enjoy learning about how to save money?! Saving money can come in several quick DIY ways.  We’ve come up with a list of 8 tricks for reducing your heating costs.  Pick one to put into effect or pick all 8–small changes CAN make a difference! 1. Stock up on socks: As goofy as it may sound, in many situations if your feet are cold then your whole body is cold! Grab a cozy pair of socks and keep those feet warm.  This will help you feel warmer so you’ll be less likely to continually adjust the thermostat. This will allow your furnace to not work double time
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How to: Save Energy On Your Water Heater Expense!

Research shows that heating your water is the second largest energy expense in an average household. With such a significant portion of your expenses going towards this energy use, it’s crucial to educate yourself on different ways in which you can lower your expenses in this area. Here’s a list of 10 easy tasks you can do to start saving money: Lower your water heater’s thermostat settings: Many times households have their settings set too high.  Setting your thermostat too high is only making your system run harder and costing you more money in return.  For every 10 degree reduction
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