Tag Archive | family

Is the air your breathing dirtier than a chicken coop?

Fact: 54% of people tested positive for at least one of the 10 most common respiratory allergens. These include dust mites, perennial rye, short ragweed, German cockroach, Bermuda grass, cat dander, Russian thistle, white oak, alternaria alternate fungus, and peanuts. – National Institute of Health In today’s world of eco-friendly and organic products, we tend […]

What does it mean to be a sales & service company in 2013?

When you hear a company ending with ‘sales & service,’ what is your initial reaction. Are you turned away by thinking that calling them will lead to high pressure conversations insisting that you buy today? The expression is rather old and makes me think of the the movie Tommy Boy. A family run company that […]

Make your kitchen jaw dropping, but don’t sacrifice function.

Now that we have covered the trends for 2013 in regards to kitchen design, let’s look at the functionality features that should be incorporated. While a kitchen may seem pretty standard; stove, fridge, cabinets, and dishwasher, the placement of these items is critical to ensure that your kitchen becomes a social gathering area as well […]

The Modern kitchen

2013 kitchen trends are here and we are excited about them! The biggest change comes with the inclusion of new technologies and functionality.  Picture it, you are at a housewarming with all your friends enjoying some wine. Everyone is having a great time and catching up on missed events. Where does all this memorable banter […]

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 […]

The wonders of wireless.

I was doing some product research this morning and came across some great innovations in the thermostat market. Carrier has launched some great products that integrate wireless and touch screen technology to create a more practical and easier to use thermostat. Nest is taking this market by storm with their giving their product the ability to ‘learn’ […]

How a humidifier can help you stay healthy

Sorry for the delay in this weeks post. Finally feeling better after dealing with bronchitis. On that note, this weeks post is about the benefits of using a humidifier in your home.  Health Related: Humidity is essential to maintaining your body’s immune system. The recommended humidity level in your home should be between 45 – […]