Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Mobile Home02/04/2016 The winter is always changing, but no matter how manageable 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 approaching, another cold front whisks through. It’s important to stay on top of your furnace service, even during the end of the winter, because you honestly never know when you are going to have to use it next. Through this time of shifting weather, the air and moisture are also in continuous flux, which might provide the ideal 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 choosing which humidifier to buy for your home: Cost – of course you want to take into account the price, but don’t forget to think about the operating and maintenance costs that go with a new humidifier, too. There are numerous levels of efficiency that each humidifier functions on, not unlike other heating and cool equipment. You will want to think about 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 commonly have a number that indicates the gallons per day that it can retain. This number can generally be estimated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Identifying 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 professionals can also help you take into account the insulation in your home, which can often impact the best product to choose. If you’re still stumped about which humidifier to buy for your home, our experts at Farnell Heating & Air Conditioning Inc usually recommend a whole-home humidifier. They give out the most reliable results throughout your entire home and offers you the most bang for your buck. The coolest part is that it gets entirely integrated into your present system, making the installation and maintenance easy for long-term use. Every home is different, of course, and there are a range of factors that one can think about before making a final decision on the perfect humidifier. They aren’t discussed as much as furnaces are, even though they are usually 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 Mobile at 251-471-2674 or set up an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.