Now that the weather is warming up and the signs of spring are everywhere, the furthest thing from your mind may be the furnace that got you through another winter. However, if you’ve been thinking about replacing or upgrading your furnace, there may be no better time to do so than at the beginning of […]
Regular maintenance is essential to keeping your furnace, air conditioner or heat pump operating efficiently and reliably during the cooling season. This applies equally to residential and commercial heating and cooling systems. One of the best ways to make sure your HVAC equipment receives that maintenance is to enroll in a planned maintenance program at […]
With summer approaching quickly, it’s a good idea to contact your trusted local HVAC contractor for an air conditioner check-up as soon as possible. If you schedule A/C maintenance before the peak of cooling season, it will provide a number of positive benefits, including:
Comparing air conditioners for your home presents a number of challenges you might not have expected when you started your search. Overcoming these challenges can be easy with expert advice from the air conditioning specialists here at Detmer & Sons, Inc. in Dayton. Here are some ways our professional consultation can help you.
Most air conditioning systems in the United States use R22, an industry-standard refrigerant. Until recently, R22 was plentiful, inexpensive, and readily available for recharging air conditioning systems with waning cooling capacity. This has begun to change, however, and indications are that R22 will become enormously expensive until it is no longer available in 2020.
As the technology behind programmable thermostats continues to evolve, these home temperature controllers are becoming smarter and more advanced. No longer simple on/off switches for your furnace or air conditioner, thermostats have become sophisticated control centers for your total home comfort system. Most are designed to work best with the newest models of high-efficiency heating […]
Is your house never quite the right temperature? Do you want to save more money on your cooling and heating bills? Do you want more control over the way your HVAC system operates? A programmable thermostat provides a handy solution, allowing you to program your household temperatures in order to suit your lifestyle, schedule and […]
Do you ever think about the air quality in your home, and the possible threat of mico-organisms to you and your family? Poor quality indoor air counts as one of the top five environmental health risks, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. But there are steps you can take to improve the air quality […]
Now that winter’s over and done with here in the Dayton area, it’s an ideal time to assess how your furnace performed over the past several months. If you’re unhappy with the furnace performance and are considering an upgrade, spring is a good time to find good deals on new furnaces. But make sure you […]