Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Murrieta Home02/04/2016 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 almost here, another cold front zips through. It’s crucial to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the last weeks of the winter, because you really never know when you are going to need it next. Through this time of changing weather, the air and moisture are also in continual flux, which might deliver the best opportunity to invest in a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers offer important humidity to your house during the cold, dry air of the winter and can help keep you in good health in the wintertime. Here are a number of things to keep in mind 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, just like 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 unique, but all will usually have a number that dictates the gallons per day that it can store. This number can usually be estimated 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 determine what size humidifier is best for you. Our experts can also help you think about the insulation in your home, which can often impact the ideal product to choose. If you’re still stumped about which humidifier to get for your home, our pros at Cool Air Solutions usually recommend a whole-home humidifier. They deliver 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 straightforward for long-term use. Every home is different, obviously, and there are a range of factors that one can think about before making a final decision on the ideal humidifier. They aren’t considered as much as furnaces are, even though they are really just as important, so we understand if you have more questions or concerns that you might want to run by our speecialists before deciding. Give us a call at our Murrieta at 951-676-2665 or schedule an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.