Choosing the Right Humidifier for Your Beaverton Home02/04/2016 The winter is always erratic, but no matter how gentle or intense the season is, chances are that you’ve had a sufficient amount by the end of it. And just when you think spring is approaching, another cold front zips through. It’s crucial to stay in front of your furnace service, even during the last weeks of the winter, because you really never know when you are going to need it next. Throughout this time of varying weather, the air and moisture are also in continuous flux, which might deliver the ideal opportunity to invest in a humidifier for your home. Humidifiers create important humidity to your house during the brisk, dry air of the winter and can help keep you healthy in the wintertime. Here are a few things to recall when determining which humidifier to buy for your home: Cost – of course you want to consider the price, but don’t forget to think about the operating and maintenance costs that accompany a new humidifier, too. There are various levels of efficiency that each humidifier functions on, not unlike other heating and cool equipment. You will want to consider the needs of your home’s humidity as well as your budget to guarantee that your investing in the best choice. Size – each humidifier is different, but all will commonly have a number that dictates the gallons per day that it can store. This number can usually be estimated by multiplying your home’s total square footage by the height of your ceiling. Identifying this number and making sure that it matches the needs of your home will help indicate what size humidifier is perfect for you. Our experts can also help you think about the insulation in your home, which can often impact the best product to choose. If you’re still puzzled about which humidifier to get for your home, our experts at Garoken Energy Co. Inc. usually endorse a whole-home humidifier. They produce the most reliable results throughout your entire home and provides you the most bang for your buck. The greatest part is that it gets fully integrated into your existing system, making the installation and maintenance simple for long-term use. Every home is different, of course, and there are a range of factors that one can contemplate before making a final decision on the perfect humidifier. They aren’t talked about as much as furnaces are, even though they are usually just as important, so we appreciate if you have more questions or anxieties that you might want to inquire about with our pros before deciding. Give us a call at our Beaverton at 503-848-3838 or arrange an appointment with us online and we’d be happy to help.