Why Attic Insulation in Sacramento Homes Is a Must

An old friend of mine recently had some trouble courtesy of some unwelcome guests in her attic: rats. She lives in downtown Sacramento where there have been construction projects going on like crazy in the past few years, from apartment buildings to fancy hotels to the new Kings arena. Apparently,…

The Best Way to Clear a Clogged Sewer Line

The other day, I was watching a Sacramento Kings game with my next door neighbor. It was a close matchup, and he was on the edge of his seat for every play. I guess I must not have been reacting quite as strongly as he was because at one point…

An Expert’s HVAC Checklist for Preventive Maintenance

I recently went out and bought myself a cool new pair of white shoes. As I was paying for them, the clerk gave me a hard sell on one of those sneaker protection kits. It included a spray to keep my sneakers all white and shiny and free of stains….

A Guide to Window Installation in Placer County

Bell Brothers is the best of the best when it comes to window installation in Placer County. We offer professional, timely service, maintenance, and repairs for any window job. Get in touch with our No Surprise Guys today and we’ll be happy to come take a look at your Placer…

“What Are the Best Air Filters for Mold?” Dev in Folsom Asks an HVAC Expert

Dev in Folsom has some concerns about the air quality in his home. He asks: “Well, it’s that magical time of year again when just a little stroll outside can make me start to sneeze and sneeze and sneeze some more. We’re talking severe sinus pain, a runny nose, itchy…

How to Find the Best Plumbers in Sacramento

Bell Brothers is the best of the best when it comes to the plumbing companies in Sacramento. We offer professional, timely service, maintenance, and repairs for any pipe problem. Get in touch with our No Surprise Guys today and we’ll be happy to come take a look at the plumbing…

A Central Air Spring Startup Checklist for Northern California

One of my favorite things to do when I get some time off is to throw the kids in the car and head on out on the open road for a family vacation. Although, “throw the kids in the car” makes it sound a whole lot easier than it is!…

The Best Replacement Windows for Stucco Homes and Walls

One of my absolute favorite things about living here in Sacramento is the sheer variety of home styles around our region. On any given day, when driving from appointment to appointment, I’ll spot everything from the old Victorians down in Midtown to the new modern developments rapidly going up along…

How Much Does It Cost to Install Central Air Conditioning in an Old House?

Here in Sacramento, we’re famous for a few things: the trees on our wide city streets, the farm-to-fork cuisine from all our nearby farms, our super hot summers, and our fabulous old Victorian houses. There’s a real irony, however, to those last two things; they just so happen to be…