You may have already heard about Bell Brothers Plumbing, Heating & Air-Conditioning because of the owners – Jerry Bell and Kenny Bell – also known locally as “The No Surprise Guys”® They began the business more than 20 years ago as the Owners, and sole employees. Over the years the business has grown tremendously, due to the high integrity… Read More »
Recently we’ve had an ongoing series of posts talking about the Bell Brothers’ Core Values. In each post, we take one of our values and examine it in detail. Each value is assigned a letter, and all the letters together make up the word “ETHICS.” This is the second post in the series of five.… Read More »
It’s cold outside! Maybe not middle-of-January cold, but these chilly Valley nights (not to mention the rain!) have many of us reaching for that thermostat. And if you haven’t turned on your heater yet this year, you may be one of the unlucky few who get an unhappy surprise. We really hope you’re not in… Read More »
“Winterizing” is something people do with their cars and their wardrobe, but not often with their air conditioning. It may be less fun than shopping for a winter coat or new boots, but preparing your AC for winter is very important–and simple enough that it could be fun, too! It’s an unfortunate fact that winter… Read More »
We had a wet start to this month and that looks like it could be a trend. El Nino is making itself known early, bringing rain and cold temperatures to our already often-foggy state. That’s great for our state’s drought, but not for your home. If your air is more humid than usual, it may be the weather–but it could also be something you can fix with HVAC service.
Water Leak Repair: What to Do About a Leaky Faucet, Running Toilet, or Underground Water Leak in Your Sacramento Home
As “The No Surprise Guys”, the only tricks we like happened last month on Halloween. We do Halloween right in Sacramento, and those sorts of surprises can be fun–but most surprises aren’t! That goes double if the surprise comes on a monthly water bill. If your bill gave you a trick recently, there are a… Read More »
If you’re a follower of this blog, or familiar with our company, you may be familiar with Bell Brothers’ Core Values. We talk about them on occasion, but we believe that the best way to show someone what you’re about is through actions. But we’re going to talk about our core values in detail over the… Read More »
According to an article in the Sac Bee, our governor has remodeling on his mind these days. It sounds like the Governor’s Mansion–an historic building that’s as much public office as it is private residence–is getting a remodel done right.
One of the things we deal with on a regular basis are misconceptions and myths about HVAC systems. Sometimes it seems like there’s more misinformation out there than fact, and we hear it all over the place. Going over all of them would take a long time, and we’d have to cover some pretty absurd… Read More »
We get excited about new technology here at Bell Brothers, and we like to think of ourselves as early adopters. From heat pumps to tankless water heaters, we like new technology that works and has proven itself. And the new technology that’s got us talking lately is PEX plumbing, a totally new way of plumbing… Read More »
If you have gas in your home, you are in the majority of Sacramento homeowners. Especially in older homes, the use of gas for cooking and to heat water and air is very common. Whether propane or natural, gas is time-tested and very effective. It’s also almost always cheaper than electricity!