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

You did the research, maybe even reached out to us at Schlatters Plumbing Heating & AC, found the exact geothermal system for your Defiance home, had the dependable people at Schlatters Plumbing Heating & AC set up your new [[heating and cooling|geothermal107] system, and now that you have been enjoying your system for a year or so, it’s almost time for autumn maintenance. (We all know [[targetlocation winters can be tough.)

Proper maintenance before heavy use, such as wintertime in Defiance, is the key to getting the best out of your geothermal system. The simplest item to replace are air filters. Like many air filters, your geothermal air filters can take a hit from the debris in your air. Routine washing or disposal of old filters will keep your compressor operating perfecty and prevent the buildup of unwanted particulates. While we think, D-I-Y is a awesome way to save [[time and money|time|money]4 maintenance on your system is best left to the experts. What can you expect when you set up your fall tune up with Schlatters Plumbing Heating & AC? We...

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

Maintenance on your Defiance system is critical not only for your investment, but for your contentment. Remember, your geothermal system isn’t just what is in your home, it is the plumbing and pipes in the ground. Routine checkups help your system stay efficient and last a life time. Annual maintenance can also catch items that need to be replaced before they break, such as the fans and pumps.

No matter the geothermal system that you chose, maintenance in the fall in Defiance is the ideal time to get your system checked for the cold months of winter. Keeping your system working well will help cut energy bills and avoid huge breaks later. Call us today to get your geothermal unit prepared for fall.