How to Increase Your the Niagara Region Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

Your home's humidity plays a critical role in your family's comfiness. As the temperatures change, humidity levels vary as well.  

Dry air during colder seasons in the Niagara Region can make your throat and nose feel coarse. It can also put you at a higher risk for colds and other ailments.

For ideal comfort, your rooms’ humidity levels should be between 35 and 50 percent.

Does your home’s air feel too dry when it’s cold or too wet when temperatures rise? A whole-home humidifier from Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning can solve your problems. We can help you find the ideal option for your household during a free home comfort assessment.

5 Benefits of Balanced Home Humidity

1. Makes Your Home More Comfortable and Saves Energy

Using a whole-home humidifier to heighten moisture levels can help your home feel cozier at a lower temperature. This can save you more on energy expenses.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

Balanced humidity levels help heal dry skin fast. It also nourishes your sinuses and nasal passages, helping relieve respiratory issues.

3. Preserves Your Flooring

Insufficient can damage wood furniture, hardwood flooring and paint in your home.

4. Decreases Static Electricity

Humidity that’s at the appropriate level can lower the chance of static electricity and shocks.


5. Helps Plants Thrive

Potted plants flourish when humidity levels are consistent and may even have a longer lifespan.

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Add Comfort with a Whole-Home Humidifier

Winter brings cold temperatures, miserable illnesses, and dry air. But Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning has a solution that can help with all these problems—a whole-home humidifier!

Ask us about humidity control when you request your annual furnace service appointment. Reach us at 289-273-2229 or schedule an appointment with us online to discover our humidification products.