The Unfiltered Blog

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.

Keep the hot water running with these simple maintenance tips
May 24, 2016
By Chuck Gassmann, CEO

Don’t let an aging water heater ruin a relaxing night or a busy morning scrambling to get out the door. Read these tips below for maintaining and replacing a water heater.

Dynamic Air filter for allergy relief
May 11, 2016
By Chuck Gassmann, CEO

Is there anything more irritating than allergies? I love seeing the trees in bloom and the grass turn green after a long winter. Sometimes I wonder, though, if it’s worth the scratchy throat and puffy eyes we endure during an Iowa spring.

Zone your home for better temperature control, efficiency
April 28, 2016
By Chuck Gassmann, CEO

Basketball season might have ended earlier this month, but I want to talk about zone defense when it comes to heating and cooling costs.