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Inside Bergen Games I: BergenMania

 Minnie Splits, here. The last time you saw me I was reporting live on the scene, bringing you the date of the historic Bergen Games I: BergenMania. I now bring you another update on the most anticipated sporting event of the century. With just one week to go until the first Bergen Games, I gained […]

Bergen’s Best

  At Bergen Plumbing, Heating and Cooling, we know your home is your oasis. You have a hectic life and a busy schedule. Properly working heating and cooling units are a necessity for home comfort, which is why we’re inviting you to join Bergen’s Best Preventative Maintenance Agreement. We want all of our customers to […]

How to Impress Your Kids’ Friends

Many years ago, I was chauffeuring my 10 year old son and several of his classmates from school to our home for a sleep over. In the backseat, the boys began to do what boys of that age will do. They began to “One Up” each other. One boy’s dad just bought a new truck. […]

Monet in the Mechanical Room

When was the last time you grabbed some aged cheese, glass of wine, and made your way down to your mechanical room to admire the artwork?  I am not assuming that you keep your Dogs Playing Poker in with your furnace and water heater, I am literally talking about your furnace and water heater. I […]

With Protection – More is Better

My basement flooded. It wasn’t in 2008 like half of Eastern Iowa, it was in 2009 when we got an excessive amount of rain in a short period of time. The city storm sewers couldn’t handle the flow and started backing up into people’s homes that had never experienced water problems before. I had sewer […]

Your Car vs. Your Heating/Cooling System

  As spring approaches and we pull our cars out into the driveway to wash them off and shine them up, it is also a great time to make sure that your HVAC system is looked over and metaphorically given a new coat of wax. The similarities between your vehicle and your heating and cooling […]