How to Increase Your Ogden Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

Your home's humidity plays a critical part in your family's comfort. As the weather changes, humidity levels fluctuate as well.  

Dry air during winter months in Ogden can make your throat and nose feel raspy. It can also put you at a greater risk for colds and other ailments.

For the most comfort, your home’s humidity levels should be between 35 and 50 percent.

Does your home’s air feel too dry as temperatures drop or too moist when it’s hot? A whole-home humidifier from Barlow Service Experts can make it better. We can help you find the right option for your family 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 cooler temperature. This can save you more on utility expenses.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

Ideal humidity levels help heal dry skin fast. It also moisturizes your sinuses and nasal passages, helping relieve respiratory issues.

3. Preserves Your Flooring

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

4. Decreases Static Electricity

Humidity that’s at the right level can decrease the chance of static electricity and shocks.


5. Helps Plants Thrive

Indoor plants do better when humidity levels are consistent and may even live longer.

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Add Comfort with a Whole-Home Humidifier

Winter brings cold temperatures, irritating illnesses, and dry air. But Barlow Service Experts has a solution that can help with all these issues—a whole-home humidifier!

Ask us about humidity control when you set up your annual furnace service appointment. Reach us at 801-436-8985 or set up an appointment with us online to learn about our humidification products.