Humidifiers Help Improve Comfort and Your Health…

humidifier installation by jm mechanical in logan utHumidity levels that are too high or too low can make you feel uncomfortable; fact is they can also be harmful to your health! Humidity levels that are too high or too low can help contribute to a host of health issues. Too much humidity can promote the growth of mold and mildew.

Humidity levels that are too low can lead to dry cracked skin, dry nose, sore throats and aggravated allergy and asthma symptoms. Many viruses thrive in low humidity levels increasing the likelihood of catching colds, flu, and other respiratory ailments.

Humidifiers do the important job of maintaining the proper humidity levels in your home, to help keep your family healthy.

How do Humidifiers affect your comfort level?

Humidifiers keep control the amount of moisture in your air, making you feel more comfortable at lower thermostat settings. For every degree you lower your thermostat, you can save up to 4% on your heating costs.

Proper humidity will also help protect your homes furnishings. Wood floors, furniture, trim, and doors are less likely to crack or split when the home’s humidity is controlled.

How Humidifiers Work

Whole-House Humidifiers are installed directly into the duct work for your furnace and air conditioning system. Humidity is distributed into your home’s air in the form of water vapor. The humidified air is then distributed through your home through your heating and cooling system’s ductwork.