Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Manassas Home02/04/2016 The winter is always erratic, but no matter how gentle 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 in front of your furnace service, even during the conclusion of the winter, because you honestly never know when you are going to have to use it next. Throughout this time of shifting weather, the air and moisture are also in constant flux, which might offer the ideal opportunity to capitalize on a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers create important humidity to your house during the cold, dry air of the winter and can help keep you healthy in the wintertime. Here are a number of things to recall when choosing which humidifier to get for your home: Cost – of course you want to think about the price, but don’t forget to consider the operating and maintenance costs that accompany a new humidifier, too. There are different levels of efficiency that each humidifier operates on, not unlike other heating and cool equipment. You will want to take into account the needs of your home’s humidity as well as your budget to guarantee that your investing in the best choice. Size – each humidifier is distinct, but all will typically have a number that indicates the gallons per day that it can retain. This number can usually be calculated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Finding this number and making sure that it matches the needs of your home will help determine what size humidifier is right for you. Our professionals can also help you consider the insulation in your home, which can often impact the best product to choose. If you’re still puzzled about which humidifier to get for your home, our professionals at Twin Air LLC often recommend a whole-home humidifier. They deliver the most consistent results throughout your full home and gives you the most bang for your buck. The coolest part is that it gets fully integrated into your current system, making the installation and maintenance straightforward for long-term use. Every home is different, naturally, and there are a variety of factors that one can think about before making a final decision on the ideal humidifier. They aren’t considered as much as furnaces are, even though they are usually just as important, so we appreciate if you have more questions or anxieties that you might want to run by our pros before deciding. Give us a call at our Manassas at 703-754-1062 or arrange an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.