Humidifier

Humidification in the Winter

Ensuring comfort in the wintertime entails more than just a warm coat, gloves and a hat. In order to keep warm, we have to be mindful of one of the most ignored aspects of chilly weather: dry air. The freezing weather sucks all the humidity out of the air, causing many difficulties for your family and home. Dry air increases the chances of everything from sickness to even shocks from static. All these hypothetical problems can be prevented with the use of a humidifier.

Why does the air dry out? What can you do about it?

When temperatures decrease, the composition and formation of the air itself modifies. The winter air has less moisture than summer air, which is why lips and skin can get chapped and dehydrated much more often in the winter. Our bodies aren’t the only items that dry during the chilly season – wood floors, furniture and paint in and near our homes have a higher risk of breaking and chipping in the dry air.

The best way to insert moisture to your home is with humidification. Humidifiers offer whole-home air moisture and can grant you back control of your home air. It is easy and painless to install to your current HVAC system to activitate the circulation and allocation of dependable air.

Added benefits with humidifiers

  • Maintaining humidity levels can lower your spending by not having to worry about ruined flooring, furniture or paint.
  • It can decrease the possibility of getting shocked through static electricity.
  • Utilizing a humidifier can help lessen skin irritations and dry skin.
  • Humidifiers can foster a reliable environment for indoor plants. Appropriately humidified home air can present plants the utmost chance at survival.

Why settle with the side effects of dry air this winter when proper humidification is an easy and effective resolution? Keep your home comfortable and keep your family in good health this winter as the flu makes its rounds. Learn more about how to insert a humidifier to your home in Cedar Rapids, give the professionals at Ilten's Incorporated a call at 319-208-3295.

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