The winter is always changing, but no matter how gentle or brutal the season is, chances are that you’ve had quite enough by the end of it. And just when you think spring is approaching, another cold front zips through. It’s critical to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the conclusion of the winter, because you honestly never know when you are going to require it next.
Throughout this time of shifting weather, the air and moisture are also in constant flux, which might provide the perfect 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 healthy in the wintertime. Here are a few things to recall when deciding which humidifier to purchase for your home:
- Cost – of course you want to think about the price, but don’t forget to take into account the operating and maintenance costs that accompany a new humidifier, too. There are various levels of efficiency that each humidifier runs on, not unlike 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 best choice.
- Size – each humidifier is different, but all will usually have a number that indicates the gallons per day that it can store. This number can usually be calculated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Identifying this number and making sure that it matches the needs of your home will help determine what size humidifier is right for you. Our professionals can also help you take into account the insulation in your home, which can often impact the best product to choose.
If you’re still puzzled about which humidifier to purchase for your home, our professionals at Bell Air Conditioning Inc often endorse a whole-home humidifier. They produce the most reliable results throughout your full home and gives you the most bang for your buck. The coolest part is that it gets fully integrated into your present system, making the installation and maintenance simple for long-term use.
Every home is different, obviously, and there are a range of factors that one can think about 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 concerns that you might want to inquire about with our experts before deciding. Give us a call at our Temple/Belton at 254-307-9572.