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

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Should You Cover Your Outdoor A/C Unit in the Winter?

Autumn has arrived in Sacramento and winter is following close behind. As the leaves drop and cold temperatures creep in, homeowners start thinking about winterizing their homes. But what about winterizing your air conditioner? How does rain, cold, dirt and debris affect your outdoor AC unit? A/C units were built to withstand the rain and […]

14 Things You Should Never Flush Down the Toilet

There are plenty of things people flush down the toilet every day that should never be flushed in the first place. Don’t just flush it and forget it! Not only can many of these things lead to a clogged toilet, they can also have a negative impact on public sewer systems and the environment.  Just […]

Don’t Put These Foods Down Your Garbage Disposal

A garbage disposal is a great kitchen appliance that makes household duties less demanding. But if not operated or maintained properly a garbage disposal can easily break down, block, or clog your kitchen drain. Always be careful about what foods you put down the drain to keep your garbage disposal working smoothly for many years […]

What’s That Smell Coming From the Heater? Your Nose Might Know    

There are a variety of stinky smells that can occur when you first turn on the heater after it’s been idle all spring and summer long. Some smells are common and completely normal. But you should never ignore a foul odor coming from your furnace. Don’t just cover it up with a Yankee Candle! When […]

Get All Your Ducts in a Row

I’m sure you’ve heard the phrase, “get all your ducks in a row.” It means to be well prepared for something that is going to happen. Well, your ducts, not the quack quack kind, but the kind in the crawl space, attic, basement or garage, should be well-prepared for something that is going to happen…like […]

Bonney Plumbing, Heating and Air: We’re Good Deed Doers

Bonney Plumbing, Heating, and Air believes in the importance of community involvement and giving back to the Sacramento region through its philanthropic endeavors. At Bonney we care about the Sacramento community and the people who live in it. Because…community is people! A member of our community, Jami, needed a second opinion on an air conditioner […]

Breathe Easy with Bonney’s Indoor Air Quality Solutions

The most important thing in life is the air we breathe. Taking a deep breath in the great outdoors along a tree lined mountaintop is one of life’s simple pleasures.  Ahhhh…. fresh mountain air.  But, back to reality. Most people aren’t spending their lives in the beautiful Yosemite Valley or Sierra Nevada mountains breathing fresh, […]

Get Better Tasting Water with Bonney’s Water Quality Solutions

Does your tap water taste and smell funky? Some Sacramento residents have been complaining about a musty taste and funky smell coming from their tap water. According to local news reports, the foul tasting water has been coming from taps all over the Sacramento area, from South Land Park to the College Glen area. One […]

Bonney Plumbing, Heating, and Air: Reducing Our Carbon Footprint

At Bonney Plumbing, Heating and Air we feel it’s important to be environmentally and socially responsible within our community. We have implemented procedures to reduce pollution and waste and constantly strive to conserve resources to help make our world a little bit greener. When our customers decide to replace their worn-out air conditioning unit with […]

Summer is Winding Down, Time to Give Your Air Conditioner Some TLC

The Summer Olympics in Rio are over, the kids are heading back to school, and your air conditioner has worked hard all summer long to keep your family cool and comfortable. Repay the favor and treat your air conditioner to some well-deserved TLC. By the end of summer your air conditioning unit has logged hundreds […]