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

You did the research, you may have even called us here at Latcham Enterprises, found the best geothermal system for your Grinnell home, had the dependable technicians at Latcham Enterprises install your brand new [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] unit, and now that you have been enjoying your system for about a year, it’s about time for autumn maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be strenuous.)

Proper maintenance before considerable use, such as wintertime in Grinnell, is key to getting the best from your geothermal home investment. The most effortless item to replace are air filters. Like many air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a hit from the debris in your air. Proper washing or disposal of old filters will keep your compressor running perfecty and reduce the accumulation of unwanted dirt. While we think, D-I-Y is a awesome way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 repairs on your WaterFurnace unit is best left to the experts. What should you see when you schedule your autumn tune up with Latcham Enterprises? We...

  • Replace or top off the coolant in your geothermal system. (If your system requires coolant.)
  • Check the pipes outside if a hole is suspected.
  • Lubricate the moving items, such as the fans and pump.
  • Check, and if needed, 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 WaterFurnace system

Maintenance on your Grinnell unit is crucial not only for your investment, but for your contentment. Remember, your geothermal unit isn’t just what you see in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes in the ground. Annual service help your WaterFurnace unit stay efficient and last a life time. Regular maintenance can also find items that have to be replaced before they break, like fans and pumps.

Regardless the geothermal system that you chose, maintenance in the fall in Grinnell is the best time to get your geothermal system tuned up for the cold months of winter. Keeping your WaterFurnace unit running without issue will help reduce energy costs and avoid major breaks later. Get in touch with us today to get your geothermal unit ready for fall.