Humidifier

Humidification in the Winter

Making certain of comfort in the colder season requires more than just a warm coat, gloves and a hat. In order to keep warm, we have to be mindful of one of the most overlooked aspects of chilly weather: dry air. The frigid weather sucks all the humidity out of the air, instigating many problems for your family and home. Dry air enhances the risk of everything from illness to even shocks from static. All these potential problems can be counteracted with the use of a humidifier.

Why does the air dry out? What can you do about it?

When temperatures drop, the structure and formation of the air itself changes. The cold air has less moisture than summer air, which is why lips and skin can get chapped and arid much easier in the chilly season. Our bodies aren’t the only things that dry during the chilly season – wood floors, furniture and paint in and around our homes have a higher risk of cracking and chipping in the dry air.

The greatest way to add moisture to your home is with humidification. Humidifiers deliver whole-home air moisture and can grant you back control of your home air. It is easy and painless to install to your present HVAC system to activitate the circulation and allocation of reliable air.

Added benefits with humidifiers

  • Maintaining humidity levels can lower your spending by not having to worry about ruined flooring, furniture or paint.
  • It can reduce the possibility of getting shocked through static electricity.
  • Inserting in a humidifier can help ease skin irritations and dry skin.
  • Humidifiers can create a reliable environment for indoor plants. Appropriately humidified home air can give plants the greatest chance at survival.

Why live with the side effects of dry air this season when proper humidification is an easy and effective answer? Keep your home comfy and keep your family healthy this winter as the flu circulates. Learn more about how to insert a humidifier to your home in Denton, give the experts at Oak Point Heating and Air LLC a call at 940-202-1202.

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