Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Manassas Park Home02/04/2016 The winter is always changing, but no matter how light 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 around the corner, another cold front zips through. It’s crucial to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the last weeks of the winter, because you really never know when you are going to require it next. During this time of changing weather, the air and moisture are also in constant flux, which might offer the ideal opportunity to get a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers provide important humidity to your house during the brisk, dry air of the winter and can help keep you in good health in the wintertime. Here are a number of things to keep in mind when determining which humidifier to get for your home: Cost – of course you want to think about the price, but don’t forget to think about the operating and maintenance costs that go with a new humidifier, too. There are various levels of efficiency that each humidifier runs on, similar to other heating and cool equipment. You will want to consider the needs of your home’s humidity as well as your budget to ensure that your investing in the best choice. Size – each humidifier is unique, but all will usually have a number that shows the gallons per day that it can retain. This number can generally be determined 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 professionals can also help you think about the insulation in your home, which can sometimes impact the top product to choose. If you’re still confused about which humidifier to get for your home, our experts at Woody's Sudden Service Inc often endorse a whole-home humidifier. They give out the most dependable results throughout your entire home and provides you the most bang for your buck. The greatest part is that it gets fully integrated into your current system, making the installation and maintenance simple for long-term use. Every home is different, naturally, and there are a variety of factors that one can consider before making a final decision on the ideal humidifier. They aren’t talked about as much as furnaces are, even though they are really just as important, so we get it if you have more questions or concerns that you might want to run by our pros before deciding. Give us a call at our Manassas Park at 703-369-5528 or arrange an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.