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

You did your thinking, you may have even reached out to us here at Waccamaw Heating & Cooling, found the perfect geothermal system for your Georgetown County house, had the reliable staff at Waccamaw Heating & Cooling set up your state of the art [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] unit, and now that you have been enjoying your system for a year or so, it’s about time for fall maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be strenuous.)

Regular maintenance before major use, such as winter in Georgetown County, is the key to getting the best from your geothermal system. The simplest place to start are air filters. Like the majority of air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a beating from the dirt, grit, grime, and impurities in your air. Regular washing or replacement of old filters will keep your compressor running perfecty and prevent the accumulation of udesirable debris. While we agree, 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 experts. What should you see when you set up your fall tune up with Waccamaw Heating & Cooling? We...

  • Change or top off the coolant in your system. (If your system requires coolant.)
  • Examine the pipes outside if a hole is suspected.
  • Lubricate the moving parts, like 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 geothermal system

Maintenance on your Georgetown County system is critical not only for your investment, but for your piece of mind. As always, your geothermal system isn’t just what is in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes underground. Annual checkups help your WaterFurnace unit stay efficient and last longer. Regular maintenance can also find items that have to be changed before they fail, like fans and pumps.

Regardless the geothermal system that you have, maintenance in the autumn in Georgetown County is the perfect time to get your geothermal system checked for the cooler months of winter. Keeping your WaterFurnace system working without issue will help reduce energy costs and prevent major breaks in the future. Contact us today to get your geothermal system prepared for fall.