Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Colorado Springs Home02/04/2016 The winter is always unpredictable, but no matter how manageable or brutal the season is, chances are that you’ve had a sufficient amount by the end of it. And just when you think spring is almost here, another cold front zips through. It’s crucial to stay on top of your furnace service, even during the conclusion of the winter, because you truly never know when you are going to need it next. During this time of varying weather, the air and moisture are also in continual flux, which might provide the perfect opportunity to get 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 well in the wintertime. Here are a number of things to recall when determining which humidifier to purchase for your home: Cost – of course you want to take into account the price, but don’t forget to consider the operating and maintenance costs that go with a new humidifier, too. There are various levels of efficiency that each humidifier runs on, just like 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 ideal choice. Size – each humidifier is unique, but all will commonly have a number that dictates the gallons per day that it can store. This number can usually be estimated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Recognizing this number and making sure that it agrees with the needs of your home will help indicate what size humidifier is perfect for you. Our technicians can also help you consider the insulation in your home, which can often impact the ideal product to choose. If you’re still confused about which humidifier to buy for your home, our experts at Triton HVAC & Refrigeration typically endorse a whole-home humidifier. They produce the most reliable results throughout your entire home and gives you the most bang for your buck. The coolest part is that it gets fully integrated into your existing 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 contemplate before making a final decision on the ideal humidifier. They aren’t discussed as much as furnaces are, even though they are really just as important, so we understand if you have more questions or anxieties that you might want to inquire about with our speecialists before deciding. Give us a call at our Colorado Springs at 719-332-3458 or arrange an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.