Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Marshall Home02/04/2016 The winter is always unpredictable, but no matter how gentle or intense 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 comes through. It’s important to stay ahead of your furnace service, even during the last weeks of the winter, because you truly never know when you are going to require it next. Throughout this time of shifting weather, the air and moisture are also in constant flux, which might provide the perfect 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 well in the wintertime. Here are a number of things to keep in mind when choosing which humidifier to get 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 different levels of efficiency that each humidifier runs on, similar to 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 ideal choice. Size – each humidifier is distinct, but all will usually have a number that shows 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 matches the needs of your home will help determine what size humidifier is best for you. Our experts can also help you take into account the insulation in your home, which can sometimes impact the ideal product to choose. If you’re still puzzled about which humidifier to purchase for your home, our experts at All Elements Heating & Air LLC usually recommend a whole-home humidifier. They deliver the most consistent results throughout your entire 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 easy 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 ideal humidifier. They aren’t talked about as much as furnaces are, even though they are really just as important, so we get it if you have more questions or worries that you might want to run by our pros before deciding. Give us a call at our Marshall at 903-702-3941 or set up an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.