Benefits of a Whole-House Dehumidification

air qualityDo you notice frequent condensation on the windows in your home or see small mold spores growing on the walls around your bathtub or shower?If you do, you could benefit from a whole-house dehumidification system.

A whole-house humidifier is installed directly into your HVAC system and works by removing excess moisture from the air. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recommends keeping your home’s humidity between 30 – 50%.

Top 3 benefits of whole-house system:

Creates comfort – when the humidity is high, the air feels sticky. Balancing the humidity can make your home more comfortable during the day and will help you sleep better at night.

Makes your home healthier – dry air helps prevent the transmission of bacteria and viruses. It can also reduce the likelihood of allergy triggers like dust mites, mildew and mold, which thrive in high humidity.

Saves you money ­­­– when there’s less moisture in your home your home feels cooler, which will allow you to set your thermostat higher so your unit runs less often.And, because your AC is not working as hard to remove the moisture from the air, you will extend the life of your system.

To learn more about how a whole-house dehumidification system can help your home – Just Call Ranck.