Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Odessa Home

February 04, 2016

The winter is always unpredictable, 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 almost here, another cold front comes through. It’s crucial to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the conclusion of the winter, because you really never know when you are going to require it next.

Through this time of varying weather, the air and moisture are also in continuous flux, which might deliver the ideal opportunity to get a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers provide important humidity to your house during the brisk, dry air of the winter and can help keep you healthy in the wintertime. Here are a couple of things to recall when deciding which humidifier to get for your home:

  • Cost – of course you want to consider the price, but don’t forget to think about the operating and maintenance costs that come with a new humidifier, too. There are various levels of efficiency that each humidifier functions on, just like other heating and cool equipment. You will want to think about the needs of your home’s humidity as well as your budget to make sure that your investing in the ideal choice.
  • Size – each humidifier is distinct, but all will usually have a number that dictates the gallons per day that it can hold. This number can typically be calculated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Finding this number and making sure that it corresponds to the needs of your home will help indicate what size humidifier is right for you. Our professionals can also help you consider the insulation in your home, which can often impact the best product to choose.

If you’re still confused about which humidifier to buy for your home, our experts at Redhawk Heating & Air Conditioning often endorse a whole-home humidifier. They produce the most dependable results throughout your full home and provides you the most bang for your buck. The greatest part is that it gets fully integrated into your existing system, making the installation and maintenance simple for long-term use.

Every home is different, of course, and there are a variety of factors that one can think about before making a final decision on the perfect humidifier. They aren’t talked about as much as furnaces are, even though they are really just as important, so we get it if you have more questions or concerns that you might want to run by our pros before deciding. Give us a call at our Odessa at 432-237-0168.