Humidifier

Humidification in the Winter

Ensuring comfort in the colder season entails more than just a warm coat, gloves and a hat. In order to keep cozy, we have to be mindful of one of the most forgotten aspects of colder weather: dry air. The freezing weather extracts all the humidity out of the air, instigating many complications for your family and home. Dry air enhances the risk of everything from sickness to even shocks from static. All these possible problems can be counteracted with the use of a humidifier.

Why does the air dry out? What can you do about it?

When temperatures lower, the makeup and formation of the air itself changes. The cold air has less moisture than summer air, which is why lips and skin can get chapped and dry much more often in the chilly season. Our bodies aren’t the only items that dry during the chilly season – wood floors, furniture and paint in and near our homes have a larger risk of splitting and chipping in the dry air.

The greatest way to add moisture to your home is with humidification. Humidifiers provide whole-home air moisture and can give you back control of your home air. It is easy and painless to install to your present HVAC system to begin the circulation and dispersal of dependable air.

Added benefits with humidifiers

  • Maintaining humidity levels can save you money by not having to worry about ruined flooring, furniture or paint.
  • It can lower the chance of getting shocked through static electricity.
  • Utilizing a humidifier can help alleviate skin irritations and dry skin.
  • Humidifiers can promote a reliable environment for indoor plants. Properly humidified home air can present plants the greatest chance at survival.

Why settle with the side effects of dry air this season when proper humidification is a straightforward and effective solution? Keep your home comfortable and keep your family in good health this winter as the flu makes its rounds. Learn more about how to include a humidifier to your home in Wharton, give the pros at Faust Air Conditioning and Heating a call at 979-323-6130.

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