Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort07/15/2015 Coziness is a personal deal and achieving your home’s model comfort level is something the team at Thornberry Bros Inc is ready to help you achieve. Of course, being comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they expect from their home comfort system. There are simple things that you can control to improve your personal comfort, like your thermostat, but a less obvious thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays a crucial role in how comfortable you feel in your living space and it’s often overlooked. The moisture levels in your home could be hurting 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 change in Winchester, we have times where the humidity feels absolutely unbearable. While you may think lowering your thermostat is the fix, it might be time to consider a dehumidifier. The adequate humidity for your health and comfort is between 30-50%. Other than feeling uncomfortable, how do you know if you have too much humidity in your home? There are some issues 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 very uncomfortable. Fall and late spring are typically high humidity seasons and times when it’s raining or early in the morning and evening. Before you spend too much time assessing signs of extra humidity in your home, give the pros at Thornberry Bros Inc in Winchester a call at 859-745-1564. Our educated experts can guide you on the top ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect level of humidity. Or, if it’s easier for you, schedule an appointment with us online using our online scheduler.