How to Increase Your Salt Lake City Home’s Humidity This Winter Published on November 23, 2015 When most people think about humidity, it’s typically the outdoor humidity and how muggy or dry it feels. But when you inquire with any of our expert furnace service technicians about home comfort, humidity plays a large role in keeping our body comfortable. As the months pass and our indoor air transforms, humidity levels change as well. For ideal comfort, the humidity levels in your home should be between 35 percent and 50 percent. Dry air during the cooler months in Salt Lake City can also affect respiratory comfort, as it can dry out the mucous membranes in your throat and nose, potentially meaning uncomfortable scratchy throats and noses. It also indicates that there might be a higher risk for colds and respiratory issues. Check out the advantages of ideal humidification, and speak with your Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning technician during your annual furnace service appointment to hear more. Proper 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 shocksLeave you with the best environment to support your indoor plants, helping them live longerHelp ease skin irritations and dry skin quickly and easily Adding a humidifier to your home could be the perfect solution to control your home’s humidity levels, so be sure to ask the experts at Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning about humidity control when you schedule your annual furnace service appointment. Humidity is a big contributor to your personal comfort, so be sure you’re ready for dryer air. Give us a call at 801-871-8425 or arrange an appointment with us online to hear about our humidification products and to set up your annual furnace service.