The Unfiltered Blog

Home energy audits: what are they and why should I get one?
August 31, 2016
By Jason Gassmann, President

There are many steps we can take to decrease the amount of energy we use in our homes.

What’s in your home’s ductwork — and what to do about it
August 17, 2016
By Chuck Gassmann, CEO

Like committing to regular maintenance for a vehicle, there are steps you can take to make sure your HVAC system is operating at its peak performance — including a duct cleaning.

We’re a fan of ceiling fans
August 4, 2016
By Chuck Gassmann, CEO

Find out why we view ceiling fans as a great supplement to your air conditioning system during Iowa's hot summer months.

Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds visits Bell Brothers training facility
July 25, 2016
By Chuck Gassmann, CEO

It’s not every day you meet the lieutenant governor of Iowa to teach her about your company and how the government can help your industry. But that’s exactly what Bell Brothers had the chance to do recently.

Right-sizing your HVAC system
June 8, 2016
By Chuck Gassmann, CEO

When we’re considering buying a vehicle, one of the first factors we consider is the gas mileage. The gas mileage, when it comes to both to city and highway driving, is an indication of efficiency. Cars are much more efficient when cruising at a consistent speed on the highway as opposed to the stop-and-go of city driving. People are usually very concerned with the efficiency of their vehicle but often overlook the importance of selecting the right heating and cooling system to maximize efficiency.