The winter is always erratic, but no matter how light or brutal the season is, chances are that you’ve had plenty by the end of it. And just when you think spring is approaching, another cold front zips through. It’s critical to stay ahead of your furnace service, even during the end of the winter, because you really never know when you are going to require it next.
During this time of varying weather, the air and moisture are also in continual flux, which might deliver the best 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 in good health in the wintertime. Here are a few things to keep in mind when determining which humidifier to buy for your home:
- Cost – of course you want to take into account the price, but don’t forget to consider the operating and maintenance costs that go with a new humidifier, too. There are numerous levels of efficiency that each humidifier runs 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 guarantee that your investing in the ideal choice.
- Size – each humidifier is different, but all will typically have a number that indicates the gallons per day that it can retain. This number can generally be calculated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Recognizing this number and making sure that it matches the needs of your home will help establish what size humidifier is right for you. Our technicians can also help you consider the insulation in your home, which can occasionally impact the ideal product to choose.
If you’re still stumped about which humidifier to get for your home, our pros at Premium Air Services LLC usually recommend a whole-home humidifier. They give out the most reliable results throughout your whole home and offers you the most bang for your buck. The coolest part is that it gets completely integrated into your present system, making the installation and maintenance straightforward for long-term use.
Every home is different, naturally, and there are a variety of factors that one can consider before making a final decision on the perfect humidifier. They aren’t considered as much as furnaces are, even though they are usually just as important, so we appreciate if you have more questions or anxieties that you might want to ask our experts before deciding. Give us a call at our Tomball at 713-364-9957.