Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort07/15/2015 Relief is a personal thing and achieving your home’s ideal comfort level is something the team at Hix Air Conditioning Service, Inc. is ready to support you in achieving. Of course, being comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they expect from their home comfort system. There are obvious things that you can change to improve your personal comfort, such as your thermostat, but a less obvious thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays an important role in how comfortable you feel in your home and it’s frequently overlooked. The moisture levels in your home are possibly hindering your comfort levels partnered with your indoor air quality, that’s how a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior. As the seasons come and go in Muskogee, we have stints where the humidity feels absolutely miserable. While you may assume lowering your thermostat is the solution, it might be time to consider a dehumidifier. The ideal humidity for your health and comfort is between 30-50%. Besides feeling uncomfortable, how do you know if you have too much humidity in your home? There are a few indicators to look for: Musty odors Cracked paint The air feels wet Condensation or frost on your windows Peeling wall paper We normally associate humidity with heat, but it doesn’t have to be hot to be humid. The heat just makes the humidity more uncomfortable. Fall and late spring are regularly high humidity seasons and times when it’s raining or early in the morning and evening. Before you spend a lot of time looking for signs of extra humidity in your home, give the pros at Hix Air Conditioning Service, Inc. in Muskogee a call at 918-682-8238. Our trained experts can assist you on the top ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect level of humidity. Or, if it’s more convenient for you, schedule an appointment with us online using our online scheduler.