Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Baltimore Home02/04/2016 The winter is always erratic, 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 approaching, another cold front zips through. It’s critical 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. Throughout this time of varying weather, the air and moisture are also in constant flux, which might deliver the perfect opportunity to capitalize on a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers provide important humidity to your house during the cold, dry air of the winter and can help keep you healthy in the wintertime. Here are a number of things to remember when determining which humidifier to get for your home: Cost – of course you want to consider the price, but don’t forget to consider the operating and maintenance costs that come with a new humidifier, too. There are numerous 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 make sure that your investing in the right choice. Size – each humidifier is unique, but all will usually have a number that dictates 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 matches the needs of your home will help establish what size humidifier is perfect 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 buy for your home, our pros at Quality Refrigeration typically endorse a whole-home humidifier. They deliver the most consistent results throughout your entire home and offers you the most bang for your buck. The greatest part is that it gets entirely integrated into your present 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 think about before making a final decision on the perfect humidifier. They aren’t talked about as much as furnaces are, even though they are usually just as important, so we understand if you have more questions or concerns that you might want to ask our speecialists before deciding. Give us a call at our Baltimore at 410-355-6010 or arrange an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.