You did a lot of research, maybe even called us here at Patriot Air Comfort Systems, found the best geothermal system for your Columbus house, had the trusty people at Patriot Air Comfort Systems install your new [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] unit, and now that you have had it for a while, it’s almost time for autumn maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be tough.)
Routine maintenance before considerable use, such as wintertime in Columbus, is key to getting the best out of your geothermal home investment. The most effortless item to replace are air filters. Like all air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a hit from the dirt, grit, grime, and impurities in your air. Regular washing or replacement of old filters will keep your compressor operating great and reduce the buildup of unwanted particulates. While we agree, D-I-Y is a great way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 repairs on your system is best left to the professionals. What can you expect when you arrange your fall tune up with Patriot Air Comfort Systems? We...
- Change or replenish the coolant in your geothermal system. (If your system requires coolant.)
- Examine the outdoor pipes if a hole is suspected.
- Lubricate the moving parts, like the fans and pump.
- examine, and if necessary, tighten electrical connections.
- If you have an open loop system, an acid flush is needed to clean out mineral and debris deposits.
- And other small items that may be specific to your system
Maintenance on your Columbus system is vital not only for your system, but for your contentment. Keep in mind, your geothermal system isn’t just what is in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes in the ground. Routine service help your unit stay efficient and last longer. Regular maintenance can also find parts that need to be replaced before they fail, like fans and pumps.
Regardless the geothermal system that you have, maintenance in the autumn in Columbus is the best time to get your system tuned up for the cold months of winter. Keeping your unit running well will help cut energy bills and avoid huge breaks in the future. Get in touch with us soon to get your geothermal unit ready for fall.