Humidifier

Humidification in the Winter

Ensuring 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 aware of one of the most forgotten aspects of cooler weather: dry air. The frosty weather extracts all the humidity out of the air, instigating 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 avoided 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 winter 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 cracking and chipping in the dry air.

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

Added benefits with humidifiers

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

Why live with the side effects of dry air this season when proper humidification is a straightforward and effective resolution? Keep your home comfortable and keep your family a little healthier 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, LLC a call at 979-335-4262.

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