The winter is always unpredictable, but no matter how light or intense 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 comes through. It’s crucial to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the last weeks of the winter, because you honestly never know when you are going to need it next.
During this time of shifting weather, the air and moisture are also in constant 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 well in the wintertime. Here are a number of things to keep in mind when choosing which humidifier to buy for your home:
- Cost – of course you want to take into account the price, but don’t forget to think about the operating and maintenance costs that accompany a new humidifier, too. There are various levels of efficiency that each humidifier functions on, not unlike 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 different, but all will commonly have a number that shows the gallons per day that it can store. This number can typically be determined 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 establish what size humidifier is best for you. Our experts can also help you think about the insulation in your home, which can sometimes impact the best product to choose.
If you’re still puzzled about which humidifier to get for your home, our professionals at Booneville Heating & Cooling LLC usually endorse a whole-home humidifier. They deliver the most dependable results throughout your whole home and provides you the most bang for your buck. The best part is that it gets completely integrated into your current system, making the installation and maintenance straightforward for long-term use.
Every home is different, of course, and there are a range of factors that one can consider before making a final decision on the best humidifier. They aren’t talked about as much as furnaces are, even though they are really just as important, so we understand if you have more questions or anxieties that you might want to ask our experts before deciding. Give us a call at our Booneville at 662-269-8716.