Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Rock Hill Home02/04/2016 The winter is always changing, but no matter how light or heavy the season is, chances are that you’ve had plenty by the end of it. And just when you think spring is almost here, another cold front zips through. It’s crucial to stay on top of your furnace service, even during the last weeks of the winter, because you truly never know when you are going to need it next. During this time of shifting weather, the air and moisture are also in continuous flux, which might provide the ideal opportunity to capitalize on a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers create important humidity to your house during the chilly, dry air of the winter and can help keep you in good health in the wintertime. Here are a few things to remember when deciding which humidifier to get for your home: Cost – of course you want to consider the price, but don’t forget to consider the operating and maintenance costs that accompany a new humidifier, too. There are numerous levels of efficiency that each humidifier functions on, just like other heating and cool equipment. You will want to take into account 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. Identifying this number and making sure that it corresponds to the needs of your home will help establish what size humidifier is best for you. Our technicians can also help you take into account the insulation in your home, which can sometimes impact the ideal product to choose. If you’re still confused about which humidifier to get for your home, our professionals at US Air Heating and Cooling often endorse a whole-home humidifier. They give out the most reliable results throughout your whole home and gives you the most bang for your buck. The coolest part is that it gets completely integrated into your current system, making the installation and maintenance straightforward for long-term use. Every home is different, naturally, and there are a number of factors that one can contemplate before making a final decision on the ideal humidifier. They aren’t considered as much as furnaces are, even though they are usually just as important, so we understand if you have more questions or concerns that you might want to inquire about with our experts before deciding. Give us a call at our Rock Hill at 803-980-4328 or arrange an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.