How to Increase Your Fort Lauderdale Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

Your home's humidity plays a crucial role in your family's comfiness. As the temperatures change, humidity levels fluctuate as well.  

Dry air during cooler weather in Fort Lauderdale can make your throat and nose feel scratchy. It can also put you at a greater risk for colds and other illnesses.

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

Does your home’s air feel too dry when it’s cold or too damp in the summer? A whole-home humidifier from Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning can make it better. 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 comfier at a decreased temperature. This can save you more on heating expenses.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

Balanced humidity levels help soothe dry skin fast. It also conditions your sinuses and nasal passages, helping relieve respiratory issues.

3. Preserves Your Flooring

Insufficient can destroy 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

Potted plants do better when humidity levels are even and may even have a longer lifespan.

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Add Comfort with a Whole-Home Humidifier

Winter brings cold temperatures, irritating illnesses, and dry air. But Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning has an option that can help with all these setbacks—a whole-home humidifier!

Ask us about humidity control when you request your routine furnace service appointment. Reach us at 954-736-4314 or schedule an appointment with us online to learn about our humidification products.