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

You did the digging, maybe even called us here at DeltaTemp, found the best geothermal system for your Richmond house, had the dependable people at DeltaTemp set up your new [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] unit, and now that you have been enjoying your system for a while, it’s almost time for autumn maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be tough.)

Regular maintenance before major use, such as winter in Richmond, is key to getting the best out of your geothermal home investment. The most painless item to replace are air filters. Like the majority of air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a beating from the debris in your air. Proper cleaning or disposal of old filters will keep your compressor running perfecty and curtail the accumulation of udesirable dust. While we think, D-I-Y is a good way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 repairs on your WaterFurnace unit is best left to the experts. What can you expect when you set up your autumn tune up with DeltaTemp? We...

  • Replace or replenish the coolant in your geothermal system. (If your system needs coolant.)
  • Check the pipes outside if a leak is suspected.
  • Lubricate the moving items, such as the fans and pump.
  • examine, and if necessary, tighten electrical connections.
  • If you have an open loop geothermal system, an acid flush may be needed to remove mineral and debris deposits.
  • And other small checks that may be specific to your unit

Maintenance on your Richmond system is critical not only for your investment, but for your contentment. Remember, your geothermal system isn’t just what is in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes in the ground. Routine checkups help your WaterFurnace unit stay efficient and last a life time. Annual maintenance can also find parts that have to be changed before they break, such as the fans and pumps.

No matter the geothermal system that you went with, maintenance in the fall in Richmond is the ideal time to get your geothermal system tuned up for the cold months of winter. Keeping your WaterFurnace system running without issue will help reduce energy costs and prevent major breaks in the future. Call us today to get your geothermal system prepared for fall.