Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort07/15/2015 Comfort is a personal issue and achieving your home’s model comfort level is something the team at Cool Power LLC is ready to support you in achieving. Of course, staying comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they expect from their home comfort system. There are obvious things that you can control to help your personal comfort, such as your thermostat, but a less obvious thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays an important role in how comfortable you feel in your house and it’s regularly overlooked. The moisture levels in your home could be hurting your comfort levels partnered with your indoor air quality, that’s where a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior. As the seasons alter in Hauppauge, we have stints where the humidity feels absolutely insufferable. While you may consider 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%. 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 wet Condensation or frost on your windows Peeling wall paper We often associate humidity with heat, but it doesn’t have to be hot to be humid. The heat just makes the humidity more 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 too much time searching for signs of excess humidity in your home, give the pros at Cool Power LLC in Hauppauge a call at 631-360-2665. Our educated experts can assist you on the most effective ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect amount of humidity. Or, if it’s easier for you, schedule an appointment with us online using our online scheduler.