How to Increase Your Charlotte Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

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

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

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

Does your home’s air feel too dry in the winter or too wet when it’s hot? A whole-home humidifier from Komfort Air can solve your problems. We can help you find the right option for your household 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 more comfortable at a cooler temperature. This can save you more on energy expenses.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

Ideal humidity levels help soothe dry skin fast. It also nourishes your sinuses and nasal passages, helping alleviate respiratory illnesses.

3. Preserves Your Flooring

Insufficient can damage 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

Indoor plants grow better when humidity levels are even and may even last longer.

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Add Comfort with a Whole-Home Humidifier

Winter brings cold temperatures, irritating illnesses, and dry air. But Komfort Air has a machine that can help with all these setbacks—a whole-home humidifier!

Ask us about humidity control when you schedule your routine furnace service appointment. Give us a call at 704-705-8135 or request an appointment with us online to discover our humidification products.