It’s not the heat, it’s the lack of humidity. Humidity is something that people only seem to indicate during the months of heat, but lack of humidity in your home could be harmfully altering your indoor air quality and your ease. As much time as we devote in our home, specifically when it’s cold outside, a whole-home humidifier could greatly upgrade your comfort and also your health.
Having the appropriate humidity levels in your home can help stop the spread of infection. Air deficient in humidity dries out the mucus membranes inside your sinuses, which sift out bacteria. Dry air also intensifies the frequency of colds and flus in the colder months. Also, bacteria and viruses have a tougher time moving in moist air. Maintaining your home at ideal humidity could help you continue feeling well all through the coming season.
Ease Static Electricity
Is your hair standing on end? Have you been upsetting your family and pets? Listening to your sweater crunch as you put it on? You may have a humidity problem. Moisture in the air lets static charges to ditch items because water conducts electricity; with no water in the air the charge is stuck where it is, and someone is bound to get shocked.
Whole-home humidifiers let your home feel warmer during the winter months. Just like a humid day in the summer feels warmer than it actually is, humidity in the winter will in fact make you feel more heat. Not only will the correct humidity level keep you comfortable, it could also decrease your spending. If you feel comfortable you won’t have to increase your thermostat to stay cozy.
There are numerous more advantages to keeping your home properly humidified. Our whole-home humidity products will improve both your indoor air quality and your comfort. They could also lower your monthly bills in the process. We’d love to help you with any inquires you may have about humidifiers or any other indoor air quality worries. Give us a call at 732-806-5536.