Prepare For Summer Shutdown: Make Sure You Have Everything On This Checklist!

By:Warren Walborn

Prepare For Summer Shutdown: 

Make Sure You Have Everything On This Checklist

 

Summer Shutdown time is coming!  Here is a simple checklist of items you will need to prepare your furnace to be off for the summer months:

1. Shovel / Rake/ Hoe (or whatever tools you use to clean the firebox)
2. Shop Vac
3. Wire Brush for tube cleaning (GX Only - GX10 HERE and GX15/30 HERE)
4. Flexible Rod tube cleaning tool (GX Series Only - available HERE)
5. Cleaning Brush D-Plate (HE/GH Series Only - available HERE)
6. Water Treatment (Available HERE)
7. Metal container for ashes
8. Door Seal Replacement Parts (if needed - Available HERE)
9. Door Seal Replacement Instructions (Found HERE)
10. Flat Head Screwdriver (if needed to remove old door seal)
11. Make sure your Chimney Cap is in place (If not, available HERE)
12. Wire brush for cleaning inside of chimney.