Most people look forward to warm summer days and spending time outside.
Sitting out with the warm sunshine on your face is certainly a welcome feeling after spending months inside during the winter.
However, there is one aspect of the warmer weather that most people don’t welcome, humidity. This is likely the reason so many people retire to the Southwest. They can enjoy the warmth without all the moisture in the air. In fact, many people actually have humidifiers installed in their homes because they get too dry. Overly dry air can be harmful to your health at times too. People who suffer from certain breathing conditions can find it more difficult to breathe if the air it too dry. They need to extra moisture to ease the stress on their lungs. If you have a humidifier installed on your HVAC system you can regulate the amount of moisture in your home more easily. There are portable units on the market too, however, it is hard to regulate the amount of moisture with a unit that simply turns on and off. If you are in the market for a humidifier a simple call to your HVAC dealer can get you the information you need. This simple addition to your whole house HVAC system can improve the feel your home and your health in many cases. Did you know that having your house too dry can also damage your furniture and woodwork. It can cause cracks in the wood that can not be repaired. It is worth the time and investment to take care of these are yourself too.