Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Huntingburg Home

February 04, 2016

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 approaching, another cold front comes through. It’s crucial to stay on top of your furnace service, even during the conclusion of the winter, because you honestly never know when you are going to require it next.

During this time of shifting weather, the air and moisture are also in continual flux, which might provide the perfect 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 couple of things to keep in mind when determining which humidifier to buy 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 different levels of efficiency that each humidifier operates on, similar to 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 make sure that your investing in the ideal choice.
  • Size – each humidifier is unique, but all will commonly have a number that dictates the gallons per day that it can hold. This number can usually be determined 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 indicate what size humidifier is right for you. Our technicians can also help you consider the insulation in your home, which can often impact the ideal product to choose.

If you’re still puzzled about which humidifier to buy for your home, our pros at Dearing's Service & Solutions usually recommend a whole-home humidifier. They produce the most dependable results throughout your entire home and provides you the most bang for your buck. The best part is that it gets entirely integrated into your existing system, making the installation and maintenance easy for long-term use.

Every home is different, of course, 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 honestly just as important, so we understand if you have more questions or anxieties that you might want to run by our pros before deciding. Give us a call at our Huntingburg at 812-200-5844.