Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Corpus Christi Home02/04/2016 The winter is always changing, but no matter how light 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 approaching, another cold front comes through. It’s important to stay ahead of your furnace service, even during the end of the winter, because you truly never know when you are going to need it next. Through this time of changing weather, the air and moisture are also in continual flux, which might deliver the perfect opportunity to invest in a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers offer important humidity to your house during the chilly, dry air of the winter and can help keep you well in the wintertime. Here are a number of things to remember when choosing which humidifier to get for your home: Cost – of course you want to consider the price, but don’t forget to think about the operating and maintenance costs that come with a new humidifier, too. There are various levels of efficiency that each humidifier operates on, similar to other heating and cool equipment. You will want to think about the needs of your home’s humidity as well as your budget to make sure that your investing in the best choice. Size – each humidifier is unique, but all will usually have a number that indicates the gallons per day that it can hold. This number can usually be calculated 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 establish what size humidifier is right for you. Our experts can also help you take into account the insulation in your home, which can often impact the ideal product to choose. If you’re still confused about which humidifier to purchase for your home, our experts at McNatt Inc usually recommend a whole-home humidifier. They produce the most dependable results throughout your entire home and gives you the most bang for your buck. The greatest part is that it gets entirely integrated into your current system, making the installation and maintenance simple for long-term use. Every home is different, of course, and there are a number of factors that one can consider 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 ask our pros before deciding. Give us a call at our Corpus Christi at 361-888-4808 or arrange an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.