Humidification in the Winter

Air Quality

Guaranteeing comfort in the cold winter demands more than just a warm coat, gloves and a hat. In order to keep comfortable, we have to be conscious of one of the most forgotten aspects of cooler weather: dry air. The frosty weather sucks all the humidity out of the air, causing many problems for your family and home. Dry air adds the chances of everything from disease to even shocks from static. All these possible concerns can be prevented 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 changes. The cold air has less moisture than hot air, which is why lips and skin can get chapped and arid much easier in the chilly season. Our bodies aren’t the only items that dry during the colder months – wood floors, furniture and paint in and near our homes have a higher risk of breaking and chipping in the dry air.

The most efficient way to insert moisture to your home is with humidification. Humidifiers offer whole-home air moisture and can bring you back control of your home air. It is simple and painless to install to your existing HVAC system to activitate the circulation and allocation of dependable air.

Added benefits with humidifiers

  • Upholding humidity levels can lower your spending by not having to worry about damaged flooring, furniture or paint.
  • It can reduce the possibility of getting shocked through static electricity.
  • Utilizing a humidifier can help lessen skin irritations and dry skin.
  • Humidifiers can promote a good environment for indoor plants. Properly humidified home air can present plants the greatest chance at survival.

Why deal 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 East Bernard, give the pros at E B Air Conditioning & Heating Service a call at 979-335-4262.

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