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

You did the thinking, maybe even called us at American Energy Guard, found the best geothermal system for your Van Buren home, had the trusty technicians at American Energy Guard install your state of the art [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] unit, and now that you have been enjoying your system for a year or so, it’s time for fall maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be hard.)

Annual maintenance before major use, such as wintertime in Van Buren, is the key to getting the most out of your geothermal system. The easiest item to replace are air filters. Like the majority of air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a hit from the debris in your air. Proper washing or replacement of old filters will keep your compressor operating great and minimize the accumulation of udesirable dirt. While we think, D-I-Y is a good way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 repairs on your WaterFurnace system is best left to the professionals. What can you expect when you arrange your fall tune up with American Energy Guard? We...

  • Change or replenish the coolant in your geothermal system. (If your system needs coolant.)
  • Check the pipes outside if a hole is suspected.
  • Lubricate the moving items, like the fans and pump.
  • Check, 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 items that may be specific to your WaterFurnace system

Maintenance on your Van Buren unit is crucial not only for your system, but for your contentment. As always, your geothermal system isn’t just what is in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes underground. Annual checkups help your WaterFurnace unit stay efficient and last longer. Regular maintenance can also find items that have to be changed before they fail, like fans and pumps.

No matter the geothermal system that you have, maintenance in the autumn in Van Buren is the ideal time to get your system checked for the cooler months of winter. Keeping your WaterFurnace system running efficiently will help minimize energy bills and avoid huge breaks in the future. Get in touch with us today to get your geothermal unit ready for fall.