Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort07/15/2015 Comfort is a personal thing and achieving your home’s model comfort level is something the team at 1st Choice Service Group Inc is ready to help you achieve. Of course, being comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they look for from their home comfort system. There are obvious things that you can adjust to improve your personal comfort, such as your thermostat, but a less visible thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays a major role in how comfortable you feel in your living space and it’s regularly overlooked. The moisture levels in your home are possibly affecting your comfort levels in addition with your indoor air quality, that’s where a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior. As the seasons come and go in Asheville, 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 adequate humidity for your health and comfort is between 30-50%. Other than feeling uncomfortable, how do you know if you have too much humidity in your home? There are some issues to look for: Musty odors Cracked paint The air feels thick 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 very uncomfortable. Fall and late spring are typically high humidity seasons and times when it’s raining or early in the morning and evening. Before you spend too much time looking for signs of excess humidity in your home, give the experts at 1st Choice Service Group Inc in Asheville a call at 828-551-2913. Our knowledgeable experts can assist you on the most effective ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect measure of humidity. Or, if it’s simpler for you, schedule an appointment with us online using our online scheduler.