Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Ballwin Home02/04/2016 The winter is always changing, but no matter how gentle or heavy the season is, chances are that you’ve had plenty by the end of it. And just when you think spring is almost here, another cold front zips through. It’s critical to stay ahead of your furnace service, even during the end of the winter, because you really never know when you are going to need it next. During this time of changing weather, the air and moisture are also in continuous flux, which might offer the best opportunity to get a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers offer important humidity to your house during the brisk, dry air of the winter and can help keep you in good health in the wintertime. Here are a couple of things to remember when choosing which humidifier to buy for your home: Cost – of course you want to consider the price, but don’t forget to think about the operating and maintenance costs that go with a new humidifier, too. There are various levels of efficiency that each humidifier functions on, similar to 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 guarantee that your investing in the best choice. Size – each humidifier is distinct, but all will usually have a number that indicates the gallons per day that it can retain. This number can generally be determined by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Recognizing this number and making sure that it corresponds to the needs of your home will help determine what size humidifier is perfect for you. Our technicians can also help you take into account the insulation in your home, which can occasionally impact the ideal product to choose. If you’re still confused about which humidifier to buy for your home, our professionals at Holiday Heating & Air Conditioning usually endorse a whole-home humidifier. They deliver the most dependable results throughout your full home and gives you the most bang for your buck. The greatest part is that it gets entirely integrated into your existing system, making the installation and maintenance simple for long-term use. Every home is different, naturally, and there are a range of factors that one can contemplate 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 get it if you have more questions or worries that you might want to run by our speecialists before deciding. Give us a call at our Ballwin at 636-391-7377 or schedule an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.