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Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort

Relief is a personal thing and achieving your home’s perfect comfort level is something the team at Air Houston Mechanical LLC is ready to assist you in achieving. Of course, being comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they expect from their home comfort system. There are simple things that you can adjust to advance your personal comfort, like your thermostat, but a less visible thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays a crucial role in how comfortable you feel in your home and it’s frequently overlooked. The moisture levels in your home might be affecting your comfort levels in addition with your indoor air quality, that’s where a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior.

As the seasons alter in Humble, we have times where the humidity feels absolutely insufferable. While you may think lowering your thermostat is the answer, it might be time to consider a dehumidifier. The ideal humidity for your health and comfort is between 30-50%. In addition to feeling uncomfortable, how do you know if you have too much humidity in your home?

There are some signs to look for:

  • Musty odors
  • Cracked paint
  • The air feels sticky
  • Condensation or frost on your windows
  • Peeling wall paper

We normally associate humidity with heat, but it doesn’t have to be hot to be humid. The heat just makes the humidity extra uncomfortable. Fall and late spring are typically high humidity seasons and times when it’s raining or early in the morning and evening.

Before you spend all your time searching for signs of extra humidity in your home, give the team at Air Houston Mechanical LLC in Humble a call at 832-777-1521. Our knowledgeable experts can assist you on the best ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect amount of humidity. Or, if it’s simpler for you, schedule an appointment with us online using our online scheduler.