How to Increase Your Kingston Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

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

Dry air during colder months in Kingston can make your throat and nose feel scratchy. It can also put you at a higher risk for colds and other illnesses.

For the most comfort, your home’s humidity levels should be between 35 and 50 percent.

Does your home’s air feel too dry as temperatures drop or too wet when it’s hot? A whole-home humidifier from Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning can solve your problems. We can help you discover the ideal option for your family 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 comfier at a lower temperature. This can save you more on energy bills.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

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

3. Preserves Your Flooring

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

4. Decreases Static Electricity

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


5. Helps Plants Thrive

Indoor plants do better when humidity levels are even 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 Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning has a solution that can help with all these problems—a whole-home humidifier!

Ask us about humidity control when you schedule your regular furnace service appointment. Give us a call at 613-817-1591 or request an appointment with us online to discover our humidification products.