How to Increase Your Jacksonville Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

Your home's humidity plays a critical function in your family's comfort. As the temperatures change, humidity levels shift as well.  

Dry air during colder weather in Jacksonville can make your throat and nose feel scratchy. It can also put you at a greater risk for colds and other ailments.

For ideal comfort, your rooms’ humidity levels should be between 35 and 50 percent.

Does your home’s air feel too dry as temperatures drop or too moist when temperatures rise? A whole-home humidifier from Air Engineers Service Experts can help. We can help you find the right option for your household during a free home comfort assessment.

5 Benefits of Balanced Home Humidity

1. Makes Your Home More Comfortable and Saves Energy

Using a whole-home humidifier to increase moisture levels can help your home feel comfier at a lower temperature. This can save you more on energy expenses.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

Correct humidity levels help soothe dry skin sooner. It also nourishes your sinuses and nasal passages, helping ease respiratory problems.

3. Preserves Your Flooring

Low humidity can ruin wood furniture, hardwood flooring and paint in your home.

4. Decreases Static Electricity

Humidity that’s at the correct level can limit the opportunity for static electricity and shocks.


5. Helps Plants Thrive

Potted plants grow better when humidity levels are consistent and may even have a longer lifespan.

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Add Comfort with a Whole-Home Humidifier

Winter brings cold temperatures, awful illnesses, and dry air. But Air Engineers Service Experts has a machine that can help with all these problems—a whole-home humidifier!

Ask us about humidity control when you request your regular furnace service appointment. Give us a call at 904-450-5672 or schedule an appointment with us online to find out about our humidification products.