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5 Programmable Thermostat Mistakes

Do your utility bills really skyrocket in the winter because you’re trying to keep your home warm and toasty?  Utility bills can add up fast in the winter; however, with help from a programmable thermostat you can take control and regulate the temperature in your home to save money.  With everything in life there’s a right and a wrong way to do something and the same applies to your programmable thermostat!  Here’s 5 mistakes to avoid in order to keep saving money with your programmable thermostat. Mistake #1 Programming the incorrect temperature: Most thermostats are located in hallways so it’s
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What Is Air Duct Cleaning?

Have you seen various companies advertising alarmingly low duct cleaning services? While these low prices may catch your eye please beware of numerous scams circulating.  When it comes to picking the right company for your duct cleaning you should always do your research.  If a company schedules you for the service without visiting your home to properly inspect your ductwork with a special camera first you should be leery of their sincerity.  All in all, duct cleaning services are important and should be performed by an IAQ expert that specializes in this kind of work. Your Ducts May Need Cleaned
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4 Things Your HVAC System is Thankful for!

Thanksgiving is near and it’s a great time to pause and reflect on the parts of our life that we are thankful for!   On our list should definitely be the ability to control the temperature in our home with our heating and cooling system.  Since we are so thankful for technology to advance creating well equip HVAC systems we need to make sure we’re doing our part to keep it happy.  The following is a list of 4 things your furnace is thankful for you keeping tabs on: Check & Change Filter: your HVAC system will definitely be thanking you
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Smart Thermostats: Choose the Perfect Match for Your Home

Is that outdated thermostat throwing off the feng shui of your room? These days there are great modern options to choose from so that your thermostat is an eyesore no longer!  Not only does a new thermostat look so much better, but with tons of great features and Wi-Fi accessibility you can now operate your thermostat from anywhere with your smart device!  Check out some of these new smart thermostats below. Infinity Series Controls: Best Infinity System Control: 7-day programmable feature, Wi-Fi accessible, best energy savings, zones up to 8 zones, home automation compatible, humidity control, ventilation control, clean filter
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Planning Your Summer Vacation: HVAC Edition

A lot goes into planning a summer vacation as you may know! Don’t let your HVAC be ignored while making your planning list.  Besides packing the swimsuit, sunscreen and planning your excursions there are several things you should check on your home before you go.  We’ve compiled a list of 5 HVAC tips to keep in mind when planning your summer vacation. Schedule Routine Maintenance: before leaving for your vacation it is a good idea to call your local and trusted HVAC company to perform a tune up on your system. This tune up will ensure everything is operating correctly
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Importance of a Pre-Season Tune-Up

Spring is in full force with average temperatures beginning to rise…summer will be here before you know it! Did you know now is the perfect time to schedule your seasonal tune-up rather than later?  It’s true! If you’ve ever considered scheduling an AC tune-up…NOW is actually the perfect time to schedule it.  Although you may have heard of the old saying “Location, location, location!” we’re here to tell you your HVAC is about “Timing, timing, timing!” FOUR Reasons why you should pay attention to your AC sooner rather than later: You can keep your warranty intact: often times many homeowners
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Benefits of a: Maintenance Plan

So it’s that time of year again when you start hearing of your neighbors, friends and family scheduling their seasonal maintenance/tune-up on their HVAC system, but YOU have a few questions about it. You may ask: What does it involve? Is it right for me? What are the benefits? We’re here to help you feel more confident by answering some of the FAQ when it comes to HVAC maintenance plans. Why? Did you know HVAC units can last 12-15 years (or even longer) with proper routine maintenance? It’s true!  This is a huge component to the importance of signing up
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The 12 Days of Christmas : BELOMAN Edition

Yes! As a matter of fact the 12 days of Christmas song DOES apply to the HVAC world as well! We thought we would share our snappy little jingle with everyone so YOU TOO can hum along… On the 1st day of Christmas the HVAC world gave to us ONE super cool mascot! On the 2nd day of Christmas the HVAC world gave to us TWO indoor air quality experts, and ONE super cool mascot! On the 3rd day of Christmas the HVAC world gave to us THREE commercial estimators, TWO indoor air quality experts, and ONE super cool mascot! On the 4th
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How To: Disguise an Outdated Thermostat

Want to keep up with the latest interior trends, but your pesky thermostat is throwing off the feel of the room?  It turns out there are actually ways to dress up your thermostat!  You can make your outdated thermostat modern with a few simple changes. You Can: Cover it up: search Pinterest for various hinge box ideas. The box can be created to match your décor and no one will know what’s behind it! There’s always the option of covering it with a piece of art; however, for easier access connect hinges to the piece you are using to “disguise” the
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Why Should I Invest in a Humidifier?

Humidifier: a device for keeping the atmosphere moist in a room. Keeping tabs on the humidity levels is important…especially in the colder months! Of course there is always the option to purchase portable room humidifiers, but we’re here to tell you that whole-home humidification is the way to go! There are tons and tons of benefits! What Is A Humidifier? Whole home humidifiers are installed directly to your home’s central heating and cooling system to provide whole-home comfort. Its purpose is to add moisture and deliver it throughout your air duct system.  The level of humidity is monitored and controlled
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