Archives for HVAC

How To: Choose the Best HVAC Company

Are you in the market to replace your AC or schedule a repair, but you don’t know where to start or who to call to help?? You’ve come to the right place!   When choosing a company to work on your HVAC system it’s important to completely trust the company who will be visiting your home.  If you’re hesitant about who to choose or where to start we’re here to help to choose the best HVAC company: Where Do I Start??: 1. Collect referrals: when searching for a company to choose always start by asking your friends, family and neighbors. Asking
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Don’t Forget the Filter!

BELOMAN knows it’s very important to remember to regularly change your HVAC filters. By forgetting to change your filter, airborne contaminants will begin to clog up the filter leading to less clean air in your home.  Aside from less allergens being trapped, it will also cause more stress on the system.  A clogged filter will make it harder for the system to cycle air through if air is struggling to pass through the dirty filter.  To avoid causing stress on your system and keep clean air in your home we’ve come up with a list of 5 ways to help remind
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How To: Solve Uneven Cooling Issues in Your Home

Is your home suffering from uneven cooling? No worries–you’re not alone! Over time, there are several factors in your home that can lead your system to unevenly cool your home.  System aging, ductwork problems as well as dirty filters are all factors that may disallow certain areas of your home from feeling comfortable. BELOMAN is here to let you know that there are a few ways you can help and take control of the situation in your home. Check Your Air Vents: if air vents in your room are blocked with furniture this can prevent air from properly circulating into
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Gift Ideas to Keep Your Cool Dad Cool

Is your Dad like most males and is always complaining that he’s hot?  In this case, the real gift he’ll want is a cool house and a smoothly running air conditioner.  The perfect gift for Dad is a gift that will help him stay cool all summer long!  Here’s a list of Father’s Day gift ideas to make your Dad cooler than cool: Smart Thermostat: With a smart thermostat, Dad can connect from anywhere he is able to connect to Wi-Fi using a smart device and connect to the thermostat.  This will help Dad to be comfortable when he gets
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Why Do The Temps Fluctuate Between Rooms?

Have you ever wondered why one room in your home is much warmer or cooler than other areas of your home? It turns out, there are various reasons why air temperatures fluctuate between rooms.  Some of the reasons are more obvious than others.  In order to determine the reasoning behind your home’s specific situation it’s important to consider possible causes. Drafty Windows/Doors: Even if your doors and windows are closed, this should be one of the first places to check out when experiencing fluctuating temperatures throughout your home. The slightest gap in a seal could allow outside air to enter
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Dryer Vent Cleanliness

  So it turns out not all bunnies are cute and cuddly! That monstrous lint bunny clogging your dryer vent can be very dangerous. This unruly bunny thumps homeowners all over with hefty repair bills annually and can even cause serious safety issues. Giving this pesky bunny the boot isn’t a need for aesthetics alone—it’s an issue of fire safety as well! Although you may think you’re avoiding the problem by cleaning your lint trap regularly, you may be surprised to discover only about 25% of lint from your clothes is caught inside the dryer. The rest of the vent
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Is A Ductless System A Good Solution For Me?

Trying to cool or warm a room that is separate from your home or with no ductwork? Consider a ductless unit! These systems are designed to help make rooms that have been recently added more comfortable and to your liking. Is a ductless system right for your home?  Let us help you! When is it time to go ductless?? *New additions: If you have a home with a new addition, sun room or garage apartment that you are wanting to control the temperature of-a ductless system is a perfect solution! *Downsizing: If you have rooms not in use and don’t
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How To: Pest-Proof Your HVAC!

Yes, there are several strategies to protect areas of your home from pests; however there is one area that is often overlooked….your HVAC components! In order to further avoid overlooking this area and causing harm to your HVAC as well as disrupt the cleanliness of air in your home, it’s important to know how to tackle the issue! There are many reasons why pests are able to find their way into your home’s HVAC components. Although your home may be located in an area where pest infestations are common it’s still important to know why it’s important to pest-proof your
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How To: Save Water All Over the House!

  Anywhere you regularly use water, there’s a good chance there’s something you can do to reduce your use.  There are three areas of the home you can make changes with the most impact: the bathroom, the kitchen and the garden.  If you’re looking for small ways you can save money and help the environment, put these tips into practice and you’ll be on your way! IN THE BATHROOM: *Be a faucet aggressor: watch the faucet like a hawk and do not allow members of your family to run the water during times not in use.  Be careful not to step away from
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6 Indicators an HVAC System Should Be On Your Wish List

So, you’ve gone through the stages of the holiday season…started listening to Christmas music, thought about your baking schedule, and created your wish 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 wish list this year: Your System Is Over A Decade Old: If properly maintained, an average system lasts 10-15 years.  If
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