Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Stuart Home02/04/2016 The winter is always changing, but no matter how gentle or brutal the season is, chances are that you’ve had plenty by the end of it. And just when you think spring is around the corner, another cold front whisks through. It’s critical to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the conclusion of the winter, because you really never know when you are going to require it next. During this time of shifting weather, the air and moisture are also in constant flux, which might offer the perfect opportunity to invest in a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers create 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 recall when choosing which humidifier to get for your home: Cost – of course you want to think about the price, but don’t forget to consider the operating and maintenance costs that come with a new humidifier, too. There are different levels of efficiency that each humidifier operates 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 right choice. Size – each humidifier is distinct, but all will typically have a number that dictates the gallons per day that it can retain. This number can usually be estimated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Recognizing this number and making sure that it matches the needs of your home will help determine what size humidifier is perfect for you. Our experts can also help you think about the insulation in your home, which can occasionally impact the top product to choose. If you’re still stumped about which humidifier to get for your home, our pros at Nisair Air Conditioning usually advocate for a whole-home humidifier. They give out the most consistent results throughout your entire home and provides you the most bang for your buck. The coolest part is that it gets fully integrated into your existing system, making the installation and maintenance straightforward for long-term use. Every home is different, obviously, and there are a number of factors that one can consider before making a final decision on the perfect 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 ask our experts before deciding. Give us a call at our Stuart at 772-318-4252 or schedule an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.