Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Humble Home02/04/2016 The winter is always erratic, but no matter how manageable or intense 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 whisks through. It’s important to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the conclusion of the winter, because you truly never know when you are going to require it next. Throughout this time of varying weather, the air and moisture are also in continuous flux, which might provide the ideal opportunity to invest in a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers create important humidity to your house during the chilly, dry air of the winter and can help keep you healthy in the wintertime. Here are a couple of things to recall when deciding which humidifier to get for your home: Cost – of course you want to consider the price, but don’t forget to consider the operating and maintenance costs that accompany a new humidifier, too. There are different levels of efficiency that each humidifier functions on, similar to other heating and cool equipment. You will want to think about the needs of your home’s humidity as well as your budget to make sure that your investing in the ideal choice. Size – each humidifier is unique, but all will usually have a number that shows the gallons per day that it can store. This number can generally be estimated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Recognizing this number and making sure that it agrees with the needs of your home will help establish what size humidifier is best for you. Our professionals can also help you consider the insulation in your home, which can occasionally impact the top product to choose. If you’re still stumped about which humidifier to buy for your home, our experts at Air Houston Mechanical LLC typically advocate for a whole-home humidifier. They deliver the most reliable results throughout your full home and provides you the most bang for your buck. The best part is that it gets completely integrated into your present system, making the installation and maintenance simple for long-term use. Every home is different, naturally, and there are a number of factors that one can contemplate before making a final decision on the perfect humidifier. They aren’t discussed as much as furnaces are, even though they are usually just as important, so we appreciate if you have more questions or worries that you might want to inquire about with our speecialists before deciding. Give us a call at our Humble at 832-777-1521 or arrange an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.