Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Dresden Home02/04/2016 The winter is always erratic, 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 approaching, another cold front comes through. It’s crucial to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the conclusion of the winter, because you honestly never know when you are going to have to use it next. Throughout this time of changing weather, the air and moisture are also in constant flux, which might deliver the ideal opportunity to capitalize on a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers create important humidity to your house during the chilly, dry air of the winter and can help keep you well in the wintertime. Here are a number of things to recall when choosing which humidifier to get for your home: Cost – of course you want to take into account 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 ensure that your investing in the best choice. Size – each humidifier is different, but all will typically have a number that shows the gallons per day that it can hold. This number can typically be calculated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Finding this number and making sure that it corresponds to the needs of your home will help establish what size humidifier is best for you. Our technicians can also help you think about the insulation in your home, which can often impact the best product to choose. If you’re still puzzled about which humidifier to buy for your home, our pros at McFadden Heating & Cooling usually recommend a whole-home humidifier. They give out the most dependable results throughout your whole home and provides you the most bang for your buck. The best 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 contemplate before making a final decision on the best humidifier. They aren’t talked about as much as furnaces are, even though they are really just as important, so we get it if you have more questions or anxieties that you might want to inquire about with our experts before deciding. Give us a call at our Dresden at 1-866-781-0111 or set up an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.