Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort

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Relief is a personal deal and achieving your home’s ideal comfort level is something the team at Carefree Heating and Cooling, LLC is ready to help you achieve. Of course, being comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they expect from their home comfort system. There are obvious things that you can control to help your personal comfort, such as your thermostat, but a less visible thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays an important role in how comfortable you feel in your home and it’s frequently overlooked. The moisture levels in your home might be affecting 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 alter in Hamilton, we have days where the humidity feels absolutely insufferable. While you may consider lowering your thermostat is the answer, 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 a few indicators to look for:

  • Musty odors
  • Cracked paint
  • The air feels thick
  • 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 very 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 a lot of time searching for signs of excess humidity in your home, give the pros at Carefree Heating and Cooling, LLC in Hamilton a call at 513-275-3601. Our knowledgeable experts can help you on the best ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect measure of humidity. 

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