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 comfortable, we have to be aware of one of the most ignored aspects of cooler weather: dry air. The freezing weather pulls all the humidity out of the air, bringing many problems for your family and home. Dry air increases the risk of everything from sickness to even shocks from static. All these hypothetical concerns can be counteracted with the use of a humidifier.

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

When temperatures drop, the composition and formation of the air itself modifies. The chilly air has less moisture than warm air, which is why lips and skin can get chapped and arid much easier in the chilly season. Our bodies aren’t the only entities that dry during the winter – wood floors, furniture and paint in and around our homes have a greater risk of breaking 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 grant you back control of your home air. It is simple and painless to install to your present HVAC system to begin the circulation and distribution 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 possibility 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 give plants the best chance at survival.

Why live with the side effects of dry air this season when proper humidification is an easy and effective solution? Keep your home comfortable and keep your family a little healthier this winter as the flu makes its rounds. Learn more about how to insert a humidifier to your home in Lodi, give the professionals at Tokay Heating and Air Conditioning a call at 209-257-3156.

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