Its almost fall in Reading, time for maintenance on your geothermal equipment.

You did the thinking, maybe even talked us here at Paul W. Essig Inc., found the perfect geothermal system for your Reading house, had the dependable employees at Paul W. Essig Inc. set up your new [[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 tough.)

Proper maintenance before major use, such as wintertime in Reading, is key to getting the best performance out of your geothermal heating & cooling system. The easiest place to start are air filters. Like all 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 running great and minimize the buildup of unwanted dirt. While we encourage, D-I-Y is a great way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 maintenance and repairs on your unit is best left to the professionals. What can you expect when you set up your fall tune up with Paul W. Essig Inc.? We...

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

Maintenance on your Reading unit is important not only for your investment, but for your contentment. Remember, your geothermal system isn’t just what you see in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes underground. Annual service help your unit stay efficient and last longer. Regular maintenance can also catch parts that need to be changed before they fail, such as the fans and pumps.

Regardless the geothermal system that you went with, maintenance in the fall in Reading is the ideal time to get your geothermal system tuned up for the cooler months of winter. Keeping your system working well will help cut energy bills and avoid major breaks in the future. Contact us soon to get your geothermal system ready for fall.