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Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers in Columbia, MD
When you think of comfort in your home, you probably think of heating it in the winter and cooling it in the summer. These are obviously important steps to take when it comes to living comfortably, but so too is maintaining proper humidity levels throughout your home all year long. In fact, humidity levels that are too high or too low could be detrimental not only to your comfort, but to your property and your health, as well.
Of course, the toughest part of balancing humidity is realizing that you need a humidifier or dehumidifier in the first place. Today, we’ll talk about signs that humidity in your home is too high or too low, why you’ll want to use a whole-house humidifier or dehumidifier, and why you need professionals to install and service your system. If you do need a humidifier or dehumidifier in Columbia, MD, get MBS Mechanical, Inc on the job for a job well done.
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Signs You Need a Humidifier
If you need a humidifier installed in your home, then we’ll definitely help you to find the best humidifier for the job. First and foremost, however, you’ll need to recognize the need for a whole–house humidifier to begin with. Be on the lookout for any of the following warning signs of excessively dry air in your home:
- Dry, itchy skin, or skin that is cracking.
- Increased instances of static shock.
- Splitting wooden fixtures or floorboards.
- Trouble maintaining warmth in the winter.
- Chipping paint/cracking wallpaper.
Signs You Need a Dehumidifier
Again, we’re more than happy to help you find the best dehumidifier for your needs—but we’re not psychic, so you need to alert us to your concerns before we do so. Fortunately—or, at least, fortunately in this particular scenario—there are plenty of warning signs that you may recognize when you know what you’re looking for. Here are some signs you may need a whole–house dehumidifier in your home:
- Muggy, uncomfortable conditions.
- The development of mold.
- Wood rot.
- Water stains.
- Long AC cycles.
We Install and Service Whole–House Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers
You may be thinking that if you encounter these problems in your home, you can simply purchase one or more of those standalone, portable humidifiers or dehumidifiers. That may be fine for a dorm room, a damp basement, or a baby’s nursery, but it is not a whole–house solution. Whole–house humidifiers and dehumidifiers are not only more effective, but more efficient and convenient as well. Simply put, a whole–house system is superior in every conceivable way.
Our team will make sure you get the best performance possible from your systems by installing them properly. Need dehumidifier repair work completed? We can handle that as well. Routine maintenance for whole–house humidifiers and dehumidifiers is minimal, but you’ll still want to make sure that they’re evaluated during annual HVAC maintenance. Leave everything to us and know that the job will be done right. Our comfort specialists stand by their work, and we offer a 100% money back guarantee.