Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort07/15/2015 Coziness is a personal issue and achieving your home’s perfect comfort level is something the team at Brian’s Heating & Cooling, Inc. is ready to support you in achieving. Of course, staying comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they want from their home comfort system. There are evident things that you can adjust to improve your personal comfort, such as your thermostat, but a less apparent thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays an important role in how comfortable you feel in your house and it’s regularly overlooked. The moisture levels in your home might be hindering your comfort levels partnered with your indoor air quality, that’s how a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior. As the seasons change in Madera, we have stints where the humidity feels absolutely unbearable. While you may think lowering your thermostat is the solution, it might be time to consider a dehumidifier. The adequate humidity for your health and comfort is between 30-50%. Besides feeling uncomfortable, how do you know if you have too much humidity in your home? There are some indicators to look for: Musty odors Cracked paint The air feels thick Condensation or frost on your windows Peeling wall paper We normally 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 too much time assessing signs of excess humidity in your home, give the team at Brian’s Heating & Cooling, Inc. in Madera a call at 559-675-1681. Our educated experts can assist you on the top ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect amount of humidity. Or, if it’s easier for you, schedule an appointment with us online using our online scheduler.