Posts in the Tips & Tricks Category

Fall Time Reminder

It’s that time of year to… Check the operation of your smoke detectors, and change the batteries. Install additional detectors if needed. Inspect and ready your heating system. Empty the ashes, and clean the soot from your fireplace. Check the weather-stripping around doors and windows, and replace those that are worn. …and remember to set […]

Going Green: Saving Energy and Money with Eco-Friendly Home Updates

You’ve got an older home, but you’ve got eco-friendliness on your mind, and you want to do everything possible to add improvements that will benefit the environment. Check out these great ideas for accomplishing your eco-friendly goals: HVAC If you live in an older home, you probably had a small thermostat that looked like this: […]

Going Solar in Your Apartment: 5 Ways to Get Started

If you own a home, going solar is a no-brainer. Upon installation of a solar system you immediately begin to reduce your energy bills. As an investment, solar can provide an amazing return every month as you see your energy bill shrinking. You are automatically protected against rising energy prices, and a good solar system […]

Going Green: 7 Tips to Create a More Eco-Friendly Home or Apartment

The quest for eco-friendly apartments and homes is spreading fast, and we have seven great ideas to quickly and constructively join the green movement. Check these out: Outside If you are in an arid climate, it may be hard to keep a green lawn, but try to resist the urge to rip out the grass […]

Looking For A Special Treat For Mom?

Looking For A Special Treat For Mom? Every Mom is different. Every family is different. Mom’s special day should be unique, just for her and her family.  But, what can a family plan for a one-of-a-kind day in addition to a beautiful bouquet. Fort Worth Magazine has some ideas.  44 of them. From restaurants to […]

Have The Sniffles? You’re Not The Only One

If you live in the DFW area, you probably have allergies. We live in a big, dusty, city surrounded by machines billowing exhaust and pollen from plants and trees. We also have dust and pollens blowing in from hundreds of miles away. D Magazine published an article explaining why we have so many allergies. Why […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Flood And Gas Safety

You do not want to hire just anyone to repair your home after a flooding disaster. These types of services must be performed by qualified licensed specialists. Your life depends on the quality of their work. All Berkeys plumbers, air conditioning technicians and electricians are licensed and have passed thorough background checks. Electric If you […]

The Latest in Air Conditioning Technology

Everyone wants the latest, most energy saving (and cost saving) technologies, right? The HVAC industry is no different. New technologies are being developed all the time. Most homes are traps for allergens, dust, and other contaminates, which can make allergies a whole lot worse than they need to be. Honeywell’s Whole House Air Cleaner systems […]

Solar Power Your Home

When most people think of Texas, they think of our rich history of cowboys and Indians, huge herds of cattle, and the oil fields. Since those early days, Texas has changed dramatically. We’ve grown to be one of the biggest and populous states. But, we also use a lot of resources. Unfortunately, we have largely […]

How To Keep Allergens Out Of Your Home

Allergy season isn’t going away anytime soon, so Neeha Curtis got with President of ,  Berkeys Air Conditioning, Plumbing, and Electrical, Jaime Wooldridge, to find out the best ways to keep your Dallas / Fort Worth area home’s air quality high and allergen free. Jaime says our first line of defense are the mats we put […]