How Does a Water Heater Work?

When it comes to home appliances, we can’t think of anything that gets more use than your water heater. Between washing dishes, washing clothes and taking showers, your water heater is there. Though you may not spend a lot of time thinking about your water heater, we believe in providing…

When Should I Replace My Garbage Disposal?

Chances are you probably don’t think about your garbage disposal too much until something goes wrong. The garbage disposal is a small appliance with a big job. Most of the time, with proper care and maintenance, a garbage disposal can last up to 15 years. However, we see many of…

What’s the Difference Between an iWave and an Air Scrubber?

Given our current situation, Americans are spending more time indoors; nearly 90% percent. As we transition to more time inside, one question we always hear is how can we improve our indoor air? While we would like to give an easy answer, the solution isn’t so simple. At Bell Brothers,…

My AC is Blowing Warm Air. Now What?

If there’s anything we can all agree on, it’s that summers in Central California are hot. For some of our vulnerable populations, a working AC can make a huge impact on their health. But what happens when you turn on your AC and only feel warm air? If you’re worried…

How Do Radiant Barriers Work?

Sacramento summers are hot, there’s no way around it. In fact, we could say the same thing about the entirety of Central California. We’ve heard from many of our local homeowners they just want to push the heat away from their home. What if we told you there’s a product…

How to Make Your Windows and HVAC Work Together for Optimal Efficiency

When it comes to home comfort, you can’t get better than great windows and an efficient HVAC system. If you put the two together, and use them efficiently, you’re in for the most comfortable living situation imaginable. Bonus, energy efficient windows can help lower your HVAC bills and reduce your…

Is it Mold or Mildew, and What Does it Have to Do with My HVAC?

There is a fungus lurking among us, its mold and we are here to answer your questions about it. During the summer, many of our Sacramento, Stockton, and Vacaville homeowners see an uptick of mold and mildew cases in their homes. It’s easy to find mold and mildew lurking in…

Best Ways to Fix a Slow Drain

One of our most common plumbing calls are about slow, sluggish drains. While any drain can get a backup or clog, it’s most common to see blockages in the bathroom sink. Why you may ask? It’s because the bathroom sink is the one used the most. Think of how many…

Why you may want to think twice before moving your outdoor AC unit

More than ever, we’re spending as much time at home as possible. For some, this leads to quiet moments of reading, or journaling–others, not so much. Many homeowners are taking on DIY—or do it yourself—home projects during this extra time inside. While we strongly encourage homeowners to take on many…

What is an iWave Air Purifier?

Your home should be your sanctuary. Your place of safety away from the world. This is especially true now, more than ever before. Hand sanitizer and Lysol are great for keeping germs off surfaces and yourself, but what about the air you breathe? According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA),…