The winter is always unpredictable, but no matter how light or brutal the season is, chances are that you’ve had a sufficient amount by the end of it. And just when you think spring is almost here, another cold front comes through. It’s crucial to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the conclusion of the winter, because you honestly never know when you are going to have to use it next.
Throughout this time of varying weather, the air and moisture are also in continual flux, which might offer the best opportunity to capitalize on a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers provide important humidity to your house during the cold, dry air of the winter and can help keep you healthy in the wintertime. Here are a few things to keep in mind when choosing which humidifier to get for your home:
- Cost – of course you want to think about the price, but don’t forget to think about the operating and maintenance costs that come with a new humidifier, too. There are various levels of efficiency that each humidifier functions on, not unlike other heating and cool equipment. You will want to take into account the needs of your home’s humidity as well as your budget to ensure that your investing in the best choice.
- Size – each humidifier is distinct, but all will commonly have a number that shows the gallons per day that it can store. This number can usually be determined by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Finding this number and making sure that it corresponds to the needs of your home will help indicate what size humidifier is right for you. Our technicians can also help you take into account the insulation in your home, which can sometimes impact the best product to choose.
If you’re still confused about which humidifier to purchase for your home, our experts at Air Concepts of Middle Georgia usually recommend a whole-home humidifier. They deliver the most reliable results throughout your full home and provides you the most bang for your buck. The coolest part is that it gets completely integrated into your current system, making the installation and maintenance straightforward for long-term use.
Every home is different, obviously, and there are a variety of factors that one can contemplate before making a final decision on the ideal humidifier. They aren’t considered as much as furnaces are, even though they are honestly just as important, so we appreciate if you have more questions or concerns that you might want to inquire about with our experts before deciding. Give us a call at our Middle Georgia at 478-200-5689.