Cold and flu season is winding down, but Dayton area residents aren’t out of the woods yet. To decrease your chances of contracting the flu and other nasty winter viruses, your home’s humidity level should be in the optimum 30 to 50 percent range. A whole-house humidifier maintains adequate humidity in your home to help […]
Air pollution is an issue inside the home as well as outside. Indoor air quality can be compromised by a host of pollutants with the potential to compromise you and your family members’ health. Educate yourself about what you can do to remedy poor air quality in your home.
Standard furnaces are either on or off, only sending air through the ducts at one set speed. A variable-speed furnace blower, powered by an electronically commutated motor, will adjust its speed to real-time conditions in your home. This offers multiple benefits:
Your heating and cooling systems rely on expensive and complex pieces of equipment, and as such, should be be regularly maintained and treated with care. Because of this, the Detmer and Sons Comfort Assurance Program was developed. Featuring expert service and maintenance at a lower cost, the Detmer and Sons Comfort Assurance Program will enable […]
Duct cleaning may be needed in your Dayton home if the indoor air quality has been declining. You may notice your rooms are more dusty than normal, a foul smell is in your home or your family has recurring respiratory ailments. While these are signs your ductwork may need cleaning or repairs, how do you […]
You come home from work and the house seems chilly. The room temperature is in the low 60s and the furnace isn’t blowing. Your furnace has quit on you. There are some things a homeowner can do to troubleshoot heating problems before calling for help.
The weather in southwest Ohio ranges from high heat in the summer to plunging temperatures in the winter, but no matter the season, optimizing the air quality in your home is always important. Whether you recently built a new home or remodeled your current home, there are some important things to keep in mind, especially if […]
If you’re thinking about putting in a furnace by yourself, please think again. Furnace installations are definitely a job for the experts. Not only are do-it-yourself furnace installations dangerous, they also require tools and skill sets most homeowners don’t possess. Without purchasing your furnace from a licensed contractor, homeowners can miss out on owning the […]