How to Increase Your Raleigh Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

Your home's humidity plays a crucial role in your family's comfort. As the temperatures change, humidity levels shift as well.  

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

For the most 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 moist in the summer? A whole-home humidifier from Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning can solve your problems. We can help you discover the right 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 cozier at a decreased temperature. This can save you more on heating costs.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

Correct humidity levels help heal dry skin quickly. It also moisturizes your sinuses and nasal passages, helping ease respiratory issues.

3. Preserves Your Flooring

Insufficient can ruin wood furniture, hardwood flooring and paint in your home.

4. Decreases Static Electricity

Humidity that’s at the right level can decrease the opportunity for static electricity and shocks.


5. Helps Plants Thrive

Houseplants do better when humidity levels are even and may even last longer.

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Add Comfort with a Whole-Home Humidifier

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

Ask us about humidity control when you request your regular furnace service appointment. Reach us at 919-578-4329 or request an appointment with us online to learn about our humidification products.