Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort07/15/2015 Relief is a personal issue and achieving your home’s model comfort level is something the team at Clean Air HVAC is ready to help you achieve. Of course, being comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they want from their home comfort system. There are simple things that you can change to help your personal comfort, like your thermostat, but a less visible thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays a crucial role in how comfortable you feel in your living space and it’s regularly overlooked. The moisture levels in your home are possibly hurting your comfort levels in addition with your indoor air quality, that’s when a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior. As the seasons change in Pacheco, we have times where the humidity feels absolutely miserable. While you may think 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%. 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 usually associate humidity with heat, but it doesn’t have to be hot to be humid. The heat just makes the humidity extra uncomfortable. Fall and late spring are usually high humidity seasons and times when it’s raining or early in the morning and evening. Before you spend all your time looking for signs of too much humidity in your home, give the experts at Clean Air HVAC in Pacheco a call at 925-689-7017. Our trained experts can help you on the top ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect level of humidity. Or, if it’s simpler for you, schedule an appointment with us online using our online scheduler.