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Don’t let your air make you sick.

How would you like to have the air that’s circulating throughout your home be filtered with a powerful air cleaner so you’re breathing in less pollutants?  Think about the fact that each time you take a breath you’re inhaling things that can harm your health.  Now, read the fact below and answer my question in the first sentence, again. Polluted air causes 94% of all respiratory problems. 94% ?!?  That’s a number that’ll make you sneeze, over and over again.  Between the pets, kids, and outside factors (allergy season, anyone?), your home experiences many factors daily that impact what you’re
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Happy World Ozone Preservation Day!

Since 1995 nations across the world celebrated a little holiday on September 16th, known as World Ozone Preservation Day.  Quite the mouthful, huh?  It’s a lesser known day, shadowed by it’s bigger, wider known cousin known as Earth Day but still very important.  You’re probably wondering why you’re reading about World Ozone Preservation Day on a blog by a heating and cooling company, right? One word: Refrigerant.  Chlorofluorocarbons (CFC) and later hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFC) were used as refrigerant in air conditioning units and heat pumps for many years before it was realized that they were bad for the ozone.  You may have
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Thermostats are all created equally, right?

Well, not quite. Thermostats are kind of like a good pair of shoes.  Everyone needs one, but not every thermostat or pair of shoes is a good fit for a person.  The home that always has somebody home will benefit from one type of thermostat as compared to the family who is only home nights and weekends.  Thankfully, there are several types of thermostats specifically made to cater to your lifestyle.  Some are fancier than others and can be controlled by a smart phone and have a back light to make them easier to read at night… Whatever features you’re
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The little things can make all the difference

2013 is the 54th year that Bel-O has been serving the Metro East community. We are so thankful for all of our loyal customers who continue to do business with us over these years. As we look to continue our excellent service, we rely on your feedback as a measurement of our success. “Tom installed my new toilet very quickly, and did an excellent job. He even cleaned up after the work was completed!”            – Chuck It’s little sentiments like this that encourage our staff and keep us on the right path. This gentlemen called in just
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