How to Increase Your Charlotte Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

Your home's humidity plays a critical function in your family's comfort. As the weather changes, humidity levels vary as well.  

Dry air during colder weather in Charlotte can make your throat and nose feel scratchy. It can also put you at a greater risk for colds and other ailments.

For ideal comfort, your rooms’ humidity levels should be between 35 and 50 percent.

Does your home’s air feel too dry when it’s cold or too wet when temperatures rise? A whole-home humidifier from Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning can solve your problems. We can help you choose the ideal option for your household during a free home comfort assessment.

5 Benefits of Balanced Home Humidity

1. Makes Your Home More Comfortable and Saves Energy

Using a whole-home humidifier to increase moisture levels can help your home feel comfier at a decreased temperature. This can save you more on utility bills.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

Ideal humidity levels help heal dry skin quickly. It also conditions your sinuses and nasal passages, helping relieve respiratory problems.

3. Preserves Your Flooring

Too little can destroy wood furniture, hardwood flooring and paint in your home.

4. Decreases Static Electricity

Humidity that’s at the appropriate level can decrease the chance of static electricity and shocks.


5. Helps Plants Thrive

Potted plants do better when humidity levels are even and may even live longer.

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Add Comfort with a Whole-Home Humidifier

Winter brings cold temperatures, irritating illnesses, and dry air. But Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning has an option that can help with all these issues—a whole-home humidifier!

Ask us about humidity control when you set up your regular furnace service appointment. Give us a call at 704-464-4307 or set up an appointment with us online to discover our humidification products.