Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your West Palm Beach Home02/04/2016 The winter is always changing, but no matter how light or intense the season is, chances are that you’ve had quite enough by the end of it. And just when you think spring is around the corner, another cold front whisks 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. Through this time of changing weather, the air and moisture are also in continuous flux, which might deliver the perfect opportunity to invest in a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers offer important humidity to your house during the chilly, dry air of the winter and can help keep you in good health in the wintertime. Here are a few things to keep in mind when choosing which humidifier to buy for your home: Cost – of course you want to think about the price, but don’t forget to take into account the operating and maintenance costs that go with a new humidifier, too. There are numerous levels of efficiency that each humidifier operates on, similar to other heating and cool equipment. You will want to think about the needs of your home’s humidity as well as your budget to make sure that your investing in the ideal choice. Size – each humidifier is different, but all will typically have a number that indicates the gallons per day that it can hold. This number can usually be estimated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Recognizing this number and making sure that it matches the needs of your home will help determine what size humidifier is right for you. Our technicians can also help you consider the insulation in your home, which can occasionally impact the ideal product to choose. If you’re still stumped about which humidifier to buy for your home, our experts at Arnold's Air Conditioning of South Florida Inc often endorse a whole-home humidifier. They produce the most dependable results throughout your entire home and offers you the most bang for your buck. The greatest part is that it gets completely integrated into your existing system, making the installation and maintenance easy for long-term use. Every home is different, naturally, and there are a range of factors that one can consider before making a final decision on the ideal humidifier. They aren’t discussed as much as furnaces are, even though they are honestly just as important, so we appreciate if you have more questions or concerns that you might want to run by our experts before deciding. Give us a call at our West Palm Beach at 561-515-5527 or schedule an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.