Relief is a personal thing and achieving your home’s model comfort level is something the team at Redhawk Heating & Air Conditioning is ready to help you achieve. Of course, remaining comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they look for from their home comfort system. There are obvious things that you can adjust to improve your personal comfort, such as your thermostat, but a less visible thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays a crucial role in how comfortable you feel in your house and it’s frequently overlooked. The moisture levels in your home are possibly affecting your comfort levels in addition with your indoor air quality, that’s how a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior.
As the seasons alter in Odessa, we have days where the humidity feels absolutely unbearable. While you may consider lowering your thermostat is the answer, it might be time to consider a dehumidifier. The ideal humidity for your health and comfort is between 30-50%. In addition to feeling uncomfortable, how do you know if you have too much humidity in your home?
There are some signs to look for:
- Musty odors
- Cracked paint
- The air feels sticky
- Condensation or frost on your windows
- Peeling wall paper
We usually associate humidity with heat, but it doesn’t have to be hot to be humid. The heat just makes the humidity more uncomfortable. Fall and late spring are usually high humidity seasons and times when it’s raining or early in the morning and evening.
Before you spend all your time looking for signs of extra humidity in your home, give the team at Redhawk Heating & Air Conditioning in Odessa a call at 432-237-0168. Our knowledgeable experts can help you on the best ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect level of humidity.