Posts in the Indoor Air Quality Category

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 […]

AC Energy Myths…Busted by Bonney!

There are many energy myths that get handed down from generation to generation. Dad or Grandpa always seemed to have advice about things around the home…especially air conditioning. And don’t you dare touch the thermostat! One of those little tips handed down is closing the air conditioning vent in an unused room to save on […]

Go Ductless with Mini-Split Technology

Have you ever considered installing a ductless mini-split heating and cooling system for a sunroom, bonus room, garage, or mancave? A mini-split unit could be the perfect solution to man-cave comfort! Even though mini split technology has been around for 30 years, many people are not that familiar with it.  Mini-splits are very popular in […]

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 […]

The Benefits of Changing Your Air Filter

The hot sizzling summer is right around the corner. Temperatures will be soaring in the Sacramento Valley. Your air conditioning unit will be working hard all summer long cranking out icy cold air to keep you cool. Is your air filter ready for all the action? You should check your air filter monthly and change […]

Bonney Brings You Tips for Clean Living in Your Home

Living a Healthy Lifestyle Doesn’t Stop at a Better Diet Many people count spring as their favorite season. It’s a time when flowers are blooming, the weather is becoming warmer and days are becoming longer. It’s also the time that people begin to see the dust that has settled in their home over the winter […]

Duct Work Design

Duct work in a residential home is very important for the proper, efficient operation of any central heating and air system. And many times one of the most neglected items as well because many homeowners don’t see the ductwork at all being that it is in the attic, crawlspace and/or in the walls. Another thing […]

Central Air Supply Registers

One very important and often overlooked item in central heating and air conditioning systems is the supply registers that are attached to the ductwork. Many homeowners call them “vents” and they will be in each conditioned room in your home. Why are these important? Well, they are the end of the line of the duct […]