January IAQ Product of the Month

January 3, 2017

Aprilaire Steam Humidifiers

Are you tired of living in a home plagued by dry, uncomfortable air during the winter? Humidification may be the solution you’ve been looking for and there’s no better time than now to see what an Aprilaire steam humidifier can do for your home’s indoor air quality.

The Importance of Indoor Air Quality

Indoor air quality is something that homeowners in and around Harrisonburg, VA tend to take for granted. After all, no one wants to think that they’re putting their family at risk simply due to the air that they’re breathing, but this can sometimes be the case. When the dryness of winter hits, indoor air quality can take a turn for the worse, which can be especially problematic for anyone who suffers from allergies, asthma or other respiratory issues.

Fortunately, improving indoor air quality is far from impossible, no matter how new or old your home happens to be. The solution can be multifaceted, and humidification is often a major part of the process especially during the winter.

The Benefits of Whole Home Humidification

When humidity levels fall too low within a home, the likelihood of getting a cold or other respiratory illness can quickly increase. This is because viruses thrive in low-humidity environments, as does energy waste and even potential damage to the home—your woodwork and hardwood floors, for example. Humidifying the home with a whole home Aprilaire steam humidifier can help to nip these issues in the bud, cutting out other problems such as static shock, itchy skin and dry eyes, too.

If you’ve been living in a home where dry air has been a consistent problem for years, it’s time to take action. With an Aprilaire steam humidifier, you can outfit your home with the right humidification system more reasonably than ever, and the team at Excel will assist in the process from start to finish.

Don’t wait — contact us today to learn more about whole home humidification to make every winter at home pleasant and comfortable!