The winter is always changing, but no matter how light or heavy the season is, chances are that you’ve had a sufficient amount by the end of it. And just when you think spring is around the corner, another cold front comes through. It’s important to stay on top of your furnace service, even during the end of the winter, because you really never know when you are going to require it next.
Through this time of shifting weather, the air and moisture are also in continuous flux, which might offer the ideal opportunity to get 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 in good health in the wintertime. Here are a few things to remember when deciding which humidifier to get for your home:
- Cost – of course you want to consider the price, but don’t forget to take into account the operating and maintenance costs that accompany 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 consider the needs of your home’s humidity as well as your budget to ensure that your investing in the ideal choice.
- Size – each humidifier is unique, but all will usually have a number that dictates the gallons per day that it can store. This number can typically be calculated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Finding this number and making sure that it matches the needs of your home will help indicate what size humidifier is right for you. Our professionals can also help you take into account the insulation in your home, which can sometimes impact the top product to choose.
If you’re still puzzled about which humidifier to purchase for your home, our experts at Evenaire Heating & Air Conditioning typically endorse a whole-home humidifier. They deliver the most dependable results throughout your full home and offers you the most bang for your buck. The coolest part is that it gets entirely integrated into your current system, making the installation and maintenance straightforward for long-term use.
Every home is different, naturally, and there are a range of factors that one can consider 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 ask our experts before deciding. Give us a call at our Pflugerville at 512-355-1482.