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

You did lots of thinking, maybe even talked us here at Brandywine Valley Heating & Air Conditioning, found the exact geothermal system for your West Chester home, had the reliable staff at Brandywine Valley Heating & Air Conditioning install your new [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] unit, and now that you have had it for a year or so, it’s time for fall maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be strenuous.)

Routine maintenance before heavy use, such as winter in West Chester, is key to getting the best performance from your geothermal system. The most effortless item to replace are air filters. Like all air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a beating from the debris in your air. Proper washing or replacement of old filters will keep your compressor operating great and reduce the accumulation of unwanted debris. While we think, D-I-Y is a good way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 repairs on your WaterFurnace system is best left to the professionals. What should you see when you reserve your fall tune up with Brandywine Valley Heating & Air Conditioning? We...

  • Replace or replenish the coolant in your geothermal system. (If your system needs coolant.)
  • Check the pipes outside if a issue is suspected.
  • Lubricate the moving parts, 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 geothermal system

Maintenance on your West Chester system is crucial not only for your system, but for your piece of mind. As always, your geothermal unit isn’t just what is in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes underground. Routine service help your WaterFurnace system stay efficient and last longer. Annual maintenance can also catch items that need to be replaced before they break, like fans and pumps.

Regardless the geothermal system that you chose, maintenance in the fall in West Chester is the perfect time to get your system tuned up for the cooler months of winter. Keeping your WaterFurnace unit running well will help cut energy bills and avoid major breaks in the future. Call us today to get your geothermal unit ready for fall.