Berkey Resources

How-To Information

Learn about all things Berkey. Discover in-depth information about how Berkey works, what Berkey does, and why you need one.


How to Set Up a Berkey

Are you the proud owner of a new Berkey Water Filter System? Check out our Berkey Quick Start Guide to how to assemble it and get it up and running. Don't forget to watch the unboxing video to make sure you have all of the necessary components to your Berkey.

Berkey Quick Start Guide


Berkey Water Filter Systems

How to Prime Your Berkey Filters

Step by step guide on how to prime your Black Berkey® Elements and Fluoride Filters.

Instructions on how to clean the Berkey Water Filter Systems and Black Berkey® Elements.

How to Test the Black Berkey Filters

Detailed instructions on how to perform red dye test for the Black Berkey filtration elements.

Instruction Manuals

PDF manuals for all of the Berkey Essentials.