Dehumidifiers: Keeping your home dry for more home comfort07/15/2015 Comfort is a personal deal and achieving your home’s ideal comfort level is something the team at Langford Cooling is ready to help you achieve. Of course, remaining comfortable and avoiding AC repair is something all homeowners can agree they look for from their home comfort system. There are evident things that you can control to help your personal comfort, such as your thermostat, but a less apparent thing is the humidity levels. Humidity plays a crucial role in how comfortable you feel in your house and it’s often overlooked. The moisture levels in your home could be hindering your comfort levels in addition with your indoor air quality, that’s when a whole-home dehumidifier comes in as a comfort savior. As the seasons alter in Tampa Bay, we have times where the humidity feels absolutely miserable. While you may think 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%. Besides feeling uncomfortable, how do you know if you have too much humidity in your home? There are a few signs to look for: Musty odors Cracked paint The air feels thick Condensation or frost on your windows Peeling wall paper We often associate humidity with heat, but it doesn’t have to be hot to be humid. The heat just makes the humidity more uncomfortable. Fall and late spring are regularly high humidity seasons and times when it’s raining or early in the morning and evening. Before you spend too much time searching for signs of excess humidity in your home, give the experts at Langford Cooling in Tampa Bay a call at 813-898-9553. Our knowledgeable experts can assist you on the top ways to keep your home comfortable at the perfect level of humidity. Or, if it’s easier for you, schedule an appointment with us online using our online scheduler.