Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort07/15/2015 Relief is a personal issue and achieving your home’s model comfort level is something the team at Davis Heating & Air Conditioning is ready to help you achieve. Of course, staying comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they want from their home comfort system. There are simple things that you can control to improve your personal comfort, like your thermostat, but a less visible thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays an important role in how comfortable you feel in your living space and it’s often overlooked. The moisture levels in your home are possibly hurting your comfort levels partnered with your indoor air quality, that’s how a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior. As the seasons change in Rocky Mount, we have days where the humidity feels absolutely miserable. While you may assume lowering your thermostat is the fix, 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 a few signs to look for: Musty odors Cracked paint The air feels wet 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 very uncomfortable. Fall and late spring are usually high humidity seasons and times when it’s raining or early in the morning and evening. Before you spend all your time looking for signs of extra humidity in your home, give the team at Davis Heating & Air Conditioning in Rocky Mount a call at 540-483-5605. Our trained experts can assist you on the best ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect measure of humidity. Or, if it’s simpler for you, schedule an appointment with us online using our online scheduler.