Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort07/15/2015 Comfort is a personal thing and achieving your home’s ideal comfort level is something the team at Dynamic Comfort Solutions is ready to support you in achieving. Of course, staying comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they want 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 apparent 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 are possibly hurting your comfort levels along with your indoor air quality, that’s how a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior. As the seasons change in Locust, we have stints where the humidity feels absolutely unbearable. While you may assume lowering your thermostat is the fix, it might be time to consider a dehumidifier. The optimal humidity for your health and comfort is between 30-50%. In addition to feeling uncomfortable, how do you know if you have too much humidity in your home? There are a few issues to look for: Musty odors Cracked paint The air feels sticky 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 extra 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 too much humidity in your home, give the pros at Dynamic Comfort Solutions in Locust a call at 704-485-5506. Our trained experts can guide you on the most effective 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.