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Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort

Comfort is a personal thing and achieving your home’s model comfort level is something the team at Custom Air Systems Inc is ready to assist you in achieving. Of course, remaining 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 change to help your personal comfort, including your thermostat, but a less obvious thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays a crucial role in how comfortable you feel in your living space and it’s frequently overlooked. The moisture levels in your home could be hindering your comfort levels in addition with your indoor air quality, that’s how a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior.

As the seasons alter in Indian River County, 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%. In addition to feeling uncomfortable, how do you know if you have too much humidity in your home?

There are several signs 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 extra uncomfortable. Fall and late spring are typically high humidity seasons and times when it’s raining or early in the morning and evening.

Before you spend a lot of time looking for signs of too much humidity in your home, give the team at Custom Air Systems Inc in Indian River County a call at 772-571-1080. Our knowledgeable experts can help you on the top ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect amount of humidity. Or, if it’s simpler for you, schedule an appointment with us online using our online scheduler.