Berkeys' Blog

Articles on Berkeys Blog by Jamie Wooldridge and the Berkeys plumbing and HVAC specialists are meant to provide educational, entertaining, newsworthy and helpful information regarding residential air conditioning and plumbing for homeowners in Dallas, Ft. Worth. Always consult a professional, licensed plumbing or HVAC contractor like Berkeys before doing any work on your home.

Air Conditioner Health Benefits And Risk

  Air Conditioner Health Benefits And Risk For Dallas Homeowners Air conditioning doesn’t have the best reputation. You only have to google something like “health risks air conditioning” to see an awful lot of scaremongering from various sections of the press on the subject, much of it unfounded or at least misinterpreted.

Berkeys Cares About Our Community

We Support Our DFW Neighbors  At Berkeys, customer service, value and top quality service are our priorities for our business. But before any of that comes our community. Together our employees and our customers build the community we serve. Each of our team members support their part of the community in their own way – […]

How To Replace Your Air Conditioner Filters

Air Conditioner Filter Replacement For Dallas Homeowners The air conditioning unit in your house is one of those things that you may only notice when it stops working. In order to keep from reaching this sort of impasse, or at least making it less likely to happen, you need to perform regular maintenance to make […]

Do Tankless Water Heaters Really Save You Money?

Does Your Tankless Water Heater Saves You Money? Making your home more energy efficient is great—not only because it helps the environment, but because it lowers your gas and electric bills, as well. It is no secret that energy-rated appliances are often a big upfront investment, as they can cost more than double what an […]

Don’t Forget To Get an Electrical Inspection Before Purchasing a Home

Electrical Inspection For Dallas Homeowners If you are thinking of buying a house you’ve probably called in the building surveyor to give the house a quick once over to make sure that everything is structurally sound; but what about the electrics? It might not be the first think you consider, but having an electrical inspection […]

How To Flush Water Heater

Flushing Water Heater For Dallas Homeowners You can enhance the efficiency and prolong the life of your water heater by flushing it out. This is especially important if you do not have a water filter on the incoming line of your water supply to your house. Any sediment in the cold water entering the water […]

Keep Warm, North Texas

Heat Your Home Safely This Winter It’s that time of year again and the temperature keeps dropping. Most of us can keep toasty warm, but there are some areas of the house that seem to be cold, especially in older homes. Older homes have shifted with weather changes and slab floors have cracked, which leads […]

Cleaning Window Air Conditioner

Window Air Conditioner Cleaning For Dallas Homeowners Exposure to mold in the home can cause serious health problems. One hidden place that mold can grow is within your air conditioner; with air constantly circulating through the unit into your home, mold spores are picked up and pushed into your living areas.

Repair Or Replace Your Air Conditioner

Repair Or Replace Your Air Conditioner For Dallas Homeowners So much has changed in the world of air conditioning in recent years that if your system has almost any significant breakdown — or if it’s just not keeping you as cool as it used to — it may be worth replacing it instead of repairing […]

Maintaining Your Central Air Conditioner

  Central Air Conditioner Maintenance For Dallas Homeowners An air conditioner’s filters, coils, and fins require regular maintenance for the unit to function effectively and efficiently throughout its years of service. Neglecting necessary maintenance ensures a steady decline in air conditioning performance while energy use steadily increases.