How to Increase Your Tempe Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

Your home's humidity plays a major part in your family's comfiness. As the weather changes, humidity levels vary as well.  

Dry air during winter months in Tempe can make your throat and nose feel coarse. It can also put you at a higher risk for colds and other sicknesses.

For greatest comfort, your residence’s humidity levels should be between 35 and 50 percent.

Does your home’s air feel too dry when it’s cold or too damp when it’s hot? A whole-home humidifier from Bob Brown Service Experts can help. We can help you find the right option for your home 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 heighten moisture levels can help your home feel comfier at a cooler temperature. This can save you more on utility costs.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

Correct humidity levels help alleviate dry skin fast. It also moisturizes your sinuses and nasal passages, helping alleviate respiratory problems.

3. Preserves Your Flooring

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

4. Decreases Static Electricity

Humidity that’s at the correct level can decrease the chance of static electricity and shocks.


5. Helps Plants Thrive

Houseplants grow better when humidity levels are steady and may even live longer.

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Add Comfort with a Whole-Home Humidifier

Winter brings cold temperatures, miserable illnesses, and dry air. But Bob Brown Service Experts has a solution that can help with all these issues—a whole-home humidifier!

Ask us about humidity control when you request your annual furnace service appointment. Contact us at 623-243-4517 or set up an appointment with us online to discover our humidification products.