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

You did a great deal of research, maybe even talked us at Energy Smarts Mechanical, found the best geothermal system for your New Jersey house, had the credible staff at Energy Smarts Mechanical set up your new [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] system, and now that you have had it for a while, it’s about time for autumn maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be strenuous.)

Regular maintenance before heavy use, such as winter in New Jersey, is key to getting the best performance out of your WaterFurnace geothermal system. The most painless place to start are air filters. Like all air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a beating from the stuff in your air. Regular cleaning or disposal of old filters will keep your compressor running great and curtail the buildup of unwanted debris. While we encourage, D-I-Y is a good way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 maintenance on your WaterFurnace unit is best left to the professionals. What should you see when you arrange your autumn tune up with Energy Smarts Mechanical? We...

  • Change or top off the coolant in your geothermal system. (If your system needs coolant.)
  • Check the outdoor pipes if a issue is suspected.
  • Lubricate the moving items, like the fans and pump.
  • Check, 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 items that may be specific to your unit

Maintenance on your New Jersey unit is important not only for your system, but for your piece of mind. As always, your geothermal system isn’t just what you see in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes in the ground. Routine checkups help your WaterFurnace unit stay efficient and last longer. Routine maintenance can also find parts that have to be replaced before they fail, like fans and pumps.

Regardless the geothermal system that you chose, maintenance in the autumn in New Jersey is the best time to get your geothermal system checked for the fridged months of winter. Keeping your WaterFurnace system running efficiently will help reduce energy costs and avoid huge breaks in the future. Call us today to get your geothermal unit prepared for fall.