Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Litchfield Park Home02/04/2016 The winter is always changing, but no matter how gentle or heavy the season is, chances are that you’ve had quite enough by the end of it. And just when you think spring is around the corner, another cold front whisks through. It’s crucial to stay on top of your furnace service, even during the conclusion of the winter, because you really never know when you are going to have to use it next. Through this time of shifting weather, the air and moisture are also in constant flux, which might provide the perfect opportunity to capitalize on 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 well in the wintertime. Here are a couple of things to remember when determining which humidifier to purchase 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 runs 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 best choice. Size – each humidifier is different, but all will typically have a number that indicates the gallons per day that it can retain. 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 matches the needs of your home will help establish what size humidifier is right for you. Our experts can also help you think about the insulation in your home, which can often impact the top product to choose. If you’re still confused about which humidifier to get for your home, our pros at Cooler Tymes LLC usually advocate for a whole-home humidifier. They produce the most consistent results throughout your whole home and provides you the most bang for your buck. The coolest part is that it gets fully integrated into your current system, making the installation and maintenance straightforward for long-term use. Every home is different, obviously, and there are a variety of factors that one can contemplate before making a final decision on the ideal humidifier. They aren’t discussed as much as furnaces are, even though they are usually just as important, so we get it if you have more questions or anxieties that you might want to run by our pros before deciding. Give us a call at our Litchfield Park at 623-206-6770 or schedule an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.