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

You did lots of thinking, you may have even reached out to us at Crabbe Service, found the exact geothermal system for your Burlington house, had the dependable staff at Crabbe Service install your new [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] system, and now that you have had it for a year or so, it’s almost time for fall maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be tough.)

Annual maintenance before considerable use, such as wintertime in Burlington, is the key to getting the best from your geothermal system. The simplest item to replace are air filters. Like all air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a hit from the stuff in your air. Routine cleaning or disposal of old filters will keep your compressor running perfecty and prevent the accumulation of unwanted particulates. While we encourage, D-I-Y is a good way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 maintenance and repairs on your unit is best left to the experts. What should you see when you schedule your autumn tune up with Crabbe Service? We...

  • Replace or replenish the coolant in your system. (If your system requires coolant.)
  • Inspect the pipes outside if a hole is suspected.
  • Lubricate the moving items, like the fans and pump.
  • Check, and if needed, tighten electrical connections.
  • If you have an open loop 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 Burlington system is important 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 underground. Regular service help your system stay efficient and last longer. Routine maintenance can also find parts that have to be replaced before they break, like fans and pumps.

Regardless the geothermal system that you went with, maintenance in the fall in Burlington is the best time to get your system checked for the fridged months of winter. Keeping your unit working efficiently will help minimize energy costs and avoid major breaks in the future. Call us soon to get your geothermal unit prepared for fall.