Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort

Air Quality
Repair

Relief is a personal thing and achieving your home’s model comfort level is something the team at Innovative Mechanical, LLC is ready to assist you in achieving. Of course, being comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they look for from their home comfort system. There are obvious things that you can adjust to help your personal comfort, including your thermostat, but a less visible thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays an important role in how comfortable you feel in your living space and it’s frequently overlooked. The moisture levels in your home could be hurting your comfort levels in addition with your indoor air quality, that’s where a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior.

As the seasons come and go in Dallas and Atlanta surrounding areas, we have stints where the humidity feels absolutely miserable. While you may assume lowering your thermostat is the fix, it might be time to consider a dehumidifier. The adequate humidity for your health and comfort is between 30-50%. Other than feeling uncomfortable, how do you know if you have too much humidity in your home?

There are some issues to look for:

  • Musty odors
  • Cracked paint
  • The air feels wet
  • Condensation or frost on your windows
  • Peeling wall paper

We often associate humidity with heat, but it doesn’t have to be hot to be humid. The heat just makes the humidity more uncomfortable. Fall and late spring are usually high humidity seasons and times when it’s raining or early in the morning and evening.

Before you spend all your time assessing signs of too much humidity in your home, give the pros at Innovative Mechanical, LLC in Dallas and Atlanta surrounding areas a call at 770-726-7407. Our trained experts can help you on the top ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect amount of humidity. 

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