Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your West Valley City Home

The winter is always unpredictable, but no matter how manageable 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 zips through. It’s crucial to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the end of the winter, because you really never know when you are going to need it next.

Throughout this time of changing weather, the air and moisture are also in constant flux, which might provide the perfect opportunity to get a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers provide important humidity to your house during the chilly, dry air of the winter and can help keep you healthy in the wintertime. Here are a number of things to remember when deciding which humidifier to purchase 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 accompany a new humidifier, too. There are different levels of efficiency that each humidifier runs 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 right choice.
  • Size – each humidifier is different, but all will usually have a number that indicates the gallons per day that it can store. 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 perfect for you. Our technicians can also help you consider the insulation in your home, which can occasionally impact the best product to choose.

If you’re still confused about which humidifier to buy for your home, our professionals at Select Comfort System Heating & Air Conditioning typically endorse a whole-home humidifier. They produce the most dependable results throughout your full home and gives you the most bang for your buck. The coolest part is that it gets completely integrated into your existing system, making the installation and maintenance straightforward for long-term use.

Every home is different, naturally, and there are a variety of factors that one can consider before making a final decision on the best humidifier. They aren’t considered as much as furnaces are, even though they are honestly just as important, so we get it if you have more questions or anxieties that you might want to inquire about with our speecialists before deciding. Give us a call at our West Valley City at 801-305-4777.

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