A healthy level of humidity in your home will make you healthier while making you home more comfortable. In Western PA, we turn on the heat in our homes for 5-7 months of the year. That’s a lot of time spent with the windows closed, and hot air coming out of our vents. A whole home humidifier is one of the most effective ways to add the proper amount of humidity to your home.
Cold winter air brought into your home and heated likely has less than ideal Relative Humidity (RH) levels. This is due to the fact that colder air is less capable of holding moisture, making it so the colder the air is outside, the less humidity it has the capacity to hold. This is why homes in Western PA that undergo 5-7 months of cold weather should have a humidifier. A humidifier allows you to combat the dry air coming into your home, and add the proper amount of moisture to it, helping to keep your home comfortable.
Make Your Home More Comfortable.
By putting the correct level of humidity back into the air of your home, you prevent problems that can occur from dry air, such as:
• Dry air increases likelihood of getting sick. Viruses causing colds and the flu prosper in low humidity. Dry air has also been proven in studies to make you more susceptible to infection. Dry air can also exacerbate allergy and asthma symptoms.
• Dry air causes home damage. Just like dry air causes your skin to crack, it also can cause walls, woodwork, and hardwood floors to crack as well.
• Dry air can cause bigger energy bills. Low humidity often makes us feel more cold than you would with the proper amount of humidity, causing you to turn up the thermostat.
• Dry air makes you feel uncomfortable. From bloody noses, to dry
mouth and itchy eyes, sore throat, cracked, itchy skin, and static shocks, dry air is no fun for anyone.
Prevent the problems caused by dry air with a Home Humidifier installed by Top Notch, created by Aprilaire
Aprilaire makes the best Home Humidifiers on the market. Top Notch has been installing and maintaining Aprilaire Humidifiers into homes in the Western PA region for over 25 years. We stand by the brand because of its reliability as a humidifier manufacturer, and its top notch features. For example, only Aprilaire Humidifiers offers Fully Automatic Digital Humidifier Control. These humidifiers make it easy to maintain the correct RH for your home, ensuring that you always have the optimal indoor relative humidity in your home.
We supply compact units like the 65-pint unit for townhomes, condominiums, and homes with closet HVAC systems, up to 135-oint units, for very large homes, 4,000 square feet and up. If you live in the following counties and are looking for a top-notch home humidifier, look no further than Top Notch Heating and Cooling:
- Allegheny County
- Butler County
- Somerset County
- Armstrong County
- Fayette County
- Washington County
- Beaver County
- Greene County
- Westmoreland County
Learn more about the humidifiers we carry on our website here: Aprilaire Products in Pittsburgh.