How to Increase Your Provo Home’s Humidity This Winter Published on November 23, 2015 When most people think about humidity, it’s usually the outdoor humidity and how muggy or dry it seems. But when you ask any of our expert furnace service technicians about home comfort, humidity plays a big role in keeping our body comfortable. As the months pass and our indoor air changes, humidity levels change as well. For your best comfort, the humidity levels in your home must be between 35 percent and 50 percent. Dry air during the cooler months in Provo can also play a role in respiratory comfort, as it can dry out the mucous membranes in your throat and nose, likely resulting in uncomfortable scratchy throats and noses. It also indicates that there might be an increased risk for colds and respiratory discomfort. Check out these benefits of correct humidification, and chat with your Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning technician during your annual furnace service appointment to learn more. Ideal humidity levels in your home can:Save you from having to concerned about hurting wood furniture, flooring and paint in your homeReduce the chance for static electricity and shocksOffer you the perfect environment to sustain your indoor plants, helping them live longerHelp ease skin irritations and dry skin quickly and easily Purchasing a humidifier for your home might be the perfect solution to control your home’s humidity levels, so make sure to ask the team at Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning about humidity control when you schedule your annual furnace service appointment. Humidity is a huge contributor to your personal comfort, so ensure you’re prepared for dryer air. Give us a ring at 801-396-0637 or set up an appointment with us online to hear about our humidification options and to arrange your annual furnace service.