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

You did a lot of digging, you may have even talked us here at O'Brien Service Company, found the exact geothermal system for your Wilmington home, had the trusty staff at O'Brien Service Company install your brand new [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] unit, and now that you have been enjoying your system for a year or so, it’s almost time for fall maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be hard.)

Annual maintenance before major use, such as winter in Wilmington, is the key to getting the most out of your geothermal home investment. The most effortless place to start are air filters. Like the majority of air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a beating from the debris in your air. Routine cleaning or replacement of old filters will keep your compressor running well and reduce the accumulation of udesirable debris. While we think, D-I-Y is a great way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 repairs on your WaterFurnace unit is best left to the pros. What can you expect when you schedule your autumn tune up with O'Brien Service Company? We...

  • Change or replenish the coolant in your geothermal system. (If your system needs coolant.)
  • Examine the pipes outside if a leak is suspected.
  • Lubricate the moving items, like the fans and pump.
  • examine, and if needed, tighten electrical connections.
  • If you have an open loop geothermal system, an acid flush may be needed to clean out mineral and debris deposits.
  • And other small checks that may be specific to your geothermal system

Maintenance on your Wilmington unit is vital not only for your investment, but for your piece of mind. Remember, 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. Routine maintenance can also find items that need to be replaced before they fail, like fans and pumps.

No matter the geothermal system that you have, maintenance in the autumn in Wilmington is the best time to get your system checked for the cooler months of winter. Keeping your WaterFurnace unit running well will help reduce energy costs and avoid major breaks later. Contact us today to get your geothermal system prepared for fall.