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

You did a lot of research, you may have even called us here at Total Energy Concepts, found the perfect geothermal system for your Portland, OR house, had the reliable employees at Total Energy Concepts set up your brand new [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] unit, and now that you have been enjoying your system for a while, it’s almost time for autumn maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be strenuous.)

Regular maintenance before considerable use, such as winter in Portland, OR, is key to getting the most from your geothermal system. The easiest place to start are air filters. Like most air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a hit from the debris in your air. Regular cleaning or disposal of old filters will keep your compressor operating perfecty and minimize the accumulation of udesirable dirt. While we think, 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 should you see when you arrange your autumn tune up with Total Energy Concepts? We...

  • Replace or top off the coolant in your system. (If your system requires coolant.)
  • Inspect the outdoor pipes if a issue is suspected.
  • Lubricate the moving parts, such as the fans and pump.
  • examine, and if necessary, tighten electrical connections.
  • If you have an open loop system, an acid flush is needed to remove mineral and debris deposits.
  • And other small checks that may be specific to your WaterFurnace system

Maintenance on your Portland, OR system is critical not only for your system, but for your piece of mind. Keep in mind, your geothermal system isn’t just what you see in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes in the ground. Regular service help your WaterFurnace unit stay efficient and last longer. Routine maintenance can also find parts that have 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 Portland, OR is the perfect time to get your geothermal system checked for the cooler months of winter. Keeping your WaterFurnace system running well will help cut energy bills and avoid major breaks later. Contact us today to get your geothermal unit ready for fall.