How to Increase Your Pierre Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

Your home's humidity plays a major part in your family's comfiness. As the seasons change, humidity levels fluctuate as well.  

Dry air during colder weather in Pierre can make your throat and nose feel scratchy. It can also put you at a increased risk for colds and other illnesses.

For ideal comfort, your home’s humidity levels should be between 35 and 50 percent.

Does your home’s air feel too dry in the winter or too wet in the summer? A whole-home humidifier from Peitz Service Experts can make it better. We can help you find the ideal option for your family during a free home comfort assessment.

5 Benefits of Balanced Home Humidity

1. Makes Your Home More Comfortable and Saves Energy

Using a whole-home humidifier to increase moisture levels can help your home feel comfier at a lower temperature. This can save you more on heating expenses.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

Correct humidity levels help alleviate dry skin fast. It also conditions your sinuses and nasal passages, helping ease respiratory problems.

3. Preserves Your Flooring

Insufficient can ruin wood furniture, hardwood flooring and paint in your home.

4. Decreases Static Electricity

Humidity that’s at the correct level can limit the opportunity for static electricity and shocks.


5. Helps Plants Thrive

Houseplants grow better when humidity levels are even and may even have a longer lifespan.

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Add Comfort with a Whole-Home Humidifier

Winter brings frigid temperatures, irritating illnesses, and dry air. But Peitz Service Experts has an option that can help with all these problems—a whole-home humidifier!

Ask us about humidity control when you schedule your routine furnace service appointment. Contact us at 605-223-0307 or set up an appointment with us online to learn about our humidification products.