Advantages of Home Dehumidifiers
A home dehumidifier can be a tremendous addition to any Northfield, OH home that adds to the quality of life of everyone that lives in the home. Home dehumidifiers can add to the lifespan of home components and appliances by reducing the moisture in the air. Additional advantages of home dehumidifiers include:
Attract Less Pests
A humid home that may have damp surfaces often will attract pests. A damp or humid environment can be the most common cause of any sort of pest infestation, because these pests need moisture to survive. To avoid a pest infestation in your Northfield, OH home, a home dehumidifier may be a smart investment.
If you notice condensation on your windows consistently, that is a sign your home could benefit from a dehumidifier. Not only can this condensation be annoying because you can’t see out your windows, but frequent and consistent condensation can also lead to decay in the wood that supports the structure of your home.
Lower Energy Bill
Dehumidifiers work to keep moisture out of the air in your home. Less moisture in the air in your home can allow your home’s HVAC system to run more efficiently. A more efficient heating and cooling solution will lower your home’s monthly energy bill.
Improve Comfort & Respiratory Health
High humidity in the air of a home can result in difficult and unhealthy breathing for those that live in the home. Not only can a dehumidifier lessen the respiratory problems for those in your home, it can also just make your home more comfortable to live in with reduced humidity.
Reduce Dust Mites, Mold, Mildew, and Musty Odors
Dehumidifiers are most useful to reduce harmful bacteria, funguses, and odors that can thrive in a damp environment. Dust mites, mold, and mildew can be harmful to those in your home and musty odors can be unpleasant for anyone. Dehumidifiers can reduce all of these irritants by removing much of the moisture from your home.
Regardless of your home dehumidifier’s condition, Jackson Comfort Services expert technicians will determine your needs before any work is done, so you can make the best decision possible for your family and your Northfield, OH home.