Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Cape Coral Home02/04/2016 The winter is always erratic, but no matter how manageable 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 zips 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 need it next. Throughout this time of varying weather, the air and moisture are also in continual flux, which might deliver the ideal opportunity to get 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 healthy in the wintertime. Here are a few things to keep in mind when choosing which humidifier to purchase for your home: Cost – of course you want to think about the price, but don’t forget to take into account the operating and maintenance costs that come with a new humidifier, too. There are various levels of efficiency that each humidifier operates on, similar to other heating and cool equipment. You will want to consider the needs of your home’s humidity as well as your budget to guarantee that your investing in the right choice. Size – each humidifier is distinct, but all will commonly have a number that shows the gallons per day that it can hold. This number can usually be determined 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 indicate what size humidifier is best for you. Our professionals can also help you think about the insulation in your home, which can often impact the ideal product to choose. If you’re still confused about which humidifier to purchase for your home, our pros at Comfort Zone Inc often recommend a whole-home humidifier. They produce the most reliable results throughout your whole home and gives you the most bang for your buck. The greatest part is that it gets completely integrated into your current system, making the installation and maintenance simple for long-term use. Every home is different, of course, and there are a variety of factors that one can consider before making a final decision on the best humidifier. They aren’t discussed 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 speecialists before deciding. Give us a call at our Cape Coral at 239-574-2327 or schedule an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.