The Bonney Blog: Sacramento’s Premier Plumbing, Heating, Air Conditioning and Sewer Blog

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Best Ways to Improve Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality

There’s a host of different air cleaners and filters designed to improve indoor air quality for those suffering from respiratory ailments like asthma and allergies. With so many options available, it can be difficult to tell which one is best for your home. This guide illustrates the effectiveness of each option so you can make […]

5 Household Problems That Require an Electrician

If you have ever gone without electricity for an extended period, you understand how necessary it is for daily activities. Watching television, keeping food cool in the refrigerator and charging our phones – just to name a few common niceties of modern life – would be impossible without electricity. That is why it is important […]

Can Upgrading Your A/C Unit Increase Energy Efficiency?

The short answer is yes – upgrading to a new A/C unit could increase the efficiency of your home and lower energy costs. However, it’s not as simple as choosing any unit at random. Understanding the Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) is one of the most important aspects of choosing a new HVAC system for […]

Bonney Saves the Day for a Local Army Veteran in Need

Bonney recently performed a good deed for a local Iraqi War veteran in Sacramento because Bonney cares…especially about our U.S. Veterans. We received word that a local Army veteran was down on her luck and suffering from the brutal heat in Sacramento. Her air conditioner, which was older than dirt, would just run and run and run, […]

Common Causes of Sewer Line Clogs

When a clog develops in your sewer line, it can cause filthy sewage to back up from your drains and into your home. This often causes extensive damage to your flooring, walls and appliances. Not to mention the costs of addressing the clog and damaged plumbing. A simple way to avoid this disaster is to […]

Memorial Day – We will not Forget

Memorial Day is so much more than a long weekend of barbecues with friends. Memorial Day is a day to remember the brave men and women who paid the ultimate sacrifice fighting for our freedoms. This nation has been and will always be defended by those who love liberty more than life and freedom more than […]

Does Your Home Have Dirty Sock Syndrome?

Your air-conditioner has been dormant all winter long waiting patiently for the hot weather to arrive in Sacramento. When the weather starts to heat up it’s time to flip the switch and enjoy the cool relaxing breeze of your A/C system. That’s when you flip on the AC system and a stinky smell permeates the […]

Why is My Dishwasher Clogged?

Dishwasher clogs are a bit different than typical clogs because unlike a slow draining kitchen or bathroom sink, it’s more difficult to see a dishwasher clog developing. You might not realize it’s clogged until it’s too late, and a routine wash cycle ends up flooding your kitchen floor. When this happens to you, it’s important […]

Signs Your Sewer Line Needs Repair

Sewer line repairs can be tricky considering they’re not usually visible until it’s too late. In fact, many homeowners forget they have a sewer line until raw sewage backs up into the bathroom or kitchen drains, causing costly repairs to the furniture, electrical systems, flooring and other parts of the home. Not to mention, sewage […]

Is Your House Prone to Crawl Space Flooding After Heavy Rains?

It was cold, wet, and rainy in the Sacramento Valley last week. Torrential downpours! More heavy rain is happening this week and rain gutters are getting quite a workout. We still need the rain in Sacramento, but you don’t need the excess water that could be creating troubles right underneath you while you sleep. Some […]