During the winter months do you wake up with any of the following, dry nose, dry mouth, itchy dry skin, chapped lips, static shocks? If you answered yes to even one, you may be dealing with a dry winter home.
Humidifiers add much needed moisture to the air in your home. As the temps outside dip, the airs ability to hold moisture drops, when we raise the temperature inside the home the humidity doesn’t increase, but does the opposite it decreases, this is what relative humidity is in a nutshell.
A dry home can be more than just uncomfortable for you, but can actually be harmful to many parts of the house itself, such as wood floors or furniture can split, paint can chip. A dry house can also leave you more susceptible to becoming sick as viruses and germs can thrive.