Importance of Dehumidifiers
High humidity can cause discomfort and health issues. Managing your indoor comfort doesn’t only depend on temperature, but also indoor humidity levels. Air conditioners can control humidity to a certain extent but they are no match for truly elevated levels.
In extreme cases, dehumidifiers are needed to reduce moisture in the air. The following are a few reasons why a dehumidifier can be extremely beneficial and effective.
Help the Body Cool Itself Naturally
Hot and humid environments are tricky to cool down. You can set the thermostat to a very low temperature but it can still feel uncomfortable. The reason is that the environmental conditions are preventing sweat from evaporating from the skin, which prevents the body from being able to cool down.
Since evaporative cooling can’t happen with a humid environment, the sweat becomes trapped and you feel hot and sticky. Therefore, a specialized unit that ensures proper humidity levels can provide a clear solution.
Prevent Allergens from Spreading
Another undesirable effect of high humidity is the growth and spread of allergens. This can make life very uncomfortable for those with sensitivities and allergies. Some common allergies in the household include mold, mildew and dust mites. If your building, apartment, home, or office are filled with these allergens, occupants are likely to suffer from a variety of respiratory issues.
Luckily, keeping the air dry with a humidifier is an effective way to ensure a healthy environment and reduced allergens.
Contact Us For Dehumidifier Installation
Blue Frost Heating & Cooling are air care pros and can help you pick the right dehumidifier for your needs. Whether it’s for a small house, a big office building, or anything in between, we have solutions that you can choose from. We can provide recommendations and explain the features present in each.
Clients have depended on Blue Frost and building relationships since 1973 to take care of their heating and cooling needs, whether it be installation, replacement, repair, or maintenance of air conditioners, furnaces, boilers, dehumidifiers, and other related equipment. Contact us today to schedule your appointment!