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

You did your thinking, maybe even reached out to us at Custom Climate Heating & Air, found the exact geothermal system for your Charleston home, had the dependable staff at Custom Climate Heating & Air install your state of the art [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] unit, and now that you have had it for a while, it’s time for fall maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be tough.)

Routine maintenance before major use, such as wintertime in Charleston, is the key to getting the most out of your geothermal system. The simplest things are air filters. Like most air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a hit from the dirt, grit, grime, and impurities in your air. Proper washing or replacement of old filters will keep your compressor operating perfecty and prevent the buildup of udesirable dirt. While we agree, D-I-Y is a great way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 maintenance and repairs on your WaterFurnace system is best left to the experts. What can you expect when you reserve your autumn tune up with Custom Climate Heating & Air? We...

  • Change or replenish the coolant in your geothermal system. (If your system needs coolant.)
  • Examine the outdoor pipes 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 remove mineral and debris deposits.
  • And other small items that may be specific to your geothermal system

Maintenance on your Charleston system is crucial not only for your investment, but for your contentment. Keep in mind, your geothermal system isn’t just what is in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes underground. Regular checkups help your WaterFurnace system stay efficient and last longer. Annual maintenance can also find items that have to be replaced before they fail, such as the fans and pumps.

No matter the geothermal system that you went with, maintenance in the autumn in Charleston is the perfect time to get your system checked for the fridged months of winter. Keeping your WaterFurnace unit running without issue will help minimize energy charges and avoid major breaks in the future. Get in touch with us today to get your geothermal system ready for fall.