I should add that this is a southern California home, just north of LA.
tantoMember since 11/15/03
The forced air heating system is origial equipment from '83 and the AC system was added shortly thereafter. Burners appear clean although I'm sure...
I agree the beam should be repaired, both openings should be placed in the brick with a steel reinfored opening.
These issues may be related. When running the natural gas fired furnace we get an odor that smells like burning electrical wire. The blower seems...