Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Show Low Home02/04/2016 The winter is always unpredictable, but no matter how gentle 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 whisks through. It’s critical to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the end of the winter, because you honestly never know when you are going to require it next. Throughout this time of varying weather, the air and moisture are also in continual flux, which might provide the perfect opportunity to capitalize on 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 well in the wintertime. Here are a number of things to remember when choosing which humidifier to get 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 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 make sure that your investing in the best choice. Size – each humidifier is different, but all will usually have a number that indicates the gallons per day that it can hold. This number can typically 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 indicate what size humidifier is perfect for you. Our experts can also help you take into account the insulation in your home, which can often impact the ideal product to choose. If you’re still puzzled about which humidifier to purchase for your home, our pros at Rim Country Mechanical, Inc. usually endorse a whole-home humidifier. They give out the most dependable results throughout your full home and offers you the most bang for your buck. The greatest part is that it gets fully integrated into your current system, making the installation and maintenance simple for long-term use. Every home is different, obviously, and there are a number of factors that one can consider before making a final decision on the best 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 ask our pros before deciding. Give us a call at our Show Low at 928-537-1803 or schedule an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.