Just like any heating system, a major part of properly maintaining any machine is to keep it clean. The Heat Pump in your Washington State home is no exception. Heat pumps need routine maintenance and yearly check-ups to operate as efficiently and safely as possible. A yearly heat pump maintenance can help prevent future costly repairs or an entire system replacement.Simple cleaning is an easy and effective step to heat pump maintenance, dirty filters, coils, and fans reduce airflow through the system. Reduced airflow means a decrease in system performance, which can damage your system’s compressor. Outdoor components should be maintained and up kept regularly; remove any vegetation and clutter from around the unit.During a heat pump maintenance check, one of our expert technician will inspect the whole heat pump system for problems. They will clean the compressor and coils, tighten any connections that may have loosened up and change the filters as needed. In addition, they will be able to detect any early signs of trouble and make necessary repairs to prevent break downs. These small repairs can prevent big problems later on, thereby preventing some serious discomfort and a possible big expense.Don’t wait until the heat pump in your Washington State home stops working, call the Heat Pump experts at Black Hills Inc, Heating & Air Conditioning at (360) 558-3242. Servicing the Tacoma, Puyallup, Olympia, and the greater Washington area .