It’s almost fall in Rochester, time for maintenance on your geothermal equipment.

You did a great deal of thinking, maybe even reached out to us at Earth Energy Heating & Cooling Inc., found the exact geothermal system for your Rochester house, had the credible people at Earth Energy Heating & Cooling Inc. set up your state of the art [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] system, and now that you have been enjoying your system for about a year, it’s time for autumn maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be hard.)

Annual maintenance before considerable use, such as wintertime in Rochester, is key to getting the most out of your geothermal system. The easiest things are air filters. Like most air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a hit from the stuff in your air. Annual washing or disposal of old filters will keep your compressor operating perfecty and minimize the buildup of udesirable dirt. While we encourage, D-I-Y is a good way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 maintenance and repairs on your WaterFurnace system is best left to the experts. What should you see when you set up your fall tune up with Earth Energy Heating & Cooling Inc.? We...

  • Change or top off the coolant in your system. (If your system requires coolant.)
  • Check the outdoor pipes if a leak is suspected.
  • Lubricate the moving items, such as the fans and pump.
  • Inspect, and if necessary, tighten electrical connections.
  • If you have an open loop geothermal system, an acid flush is needed to clean out mineral and debris deposits.
  • And other small checks that may be specific to your WaterFurnace system

Maintenance on your Rochester system is vital not only for your investment, but for your piece of mind. Remember, your geothermal unit isn’t just what you see in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes in the ground. Annual checkups help your WaterFurnace unit stay efficient and last a life time. Routine maintenance can also find items that need to be changed before they fail, like fans and pumps.

Regardless the geothermal system that you went with, maintenance in the autumn in Rochester is the best time to get your system checked for the cold months of winter. Keeping your WaterFurnace system running well will help reduce energy costs and avoid major breaks in the future. Get in touch with us today to get your geothermal system prepared for fall.