How to Increase Your Oklahoma City Home's Humidity

November 23, 2015

Your home's humidity plays a critical role in your family's coziness. As the weather changes, humidity levels fluctuate as well.  

Dry air during cooler weather in Oklahoma City can make your throat and nose feel scratchy. It can also put you at a higher risk for colds and other ailments.

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

Does your home’s air feel too dry as temperatures drop or too wet when it’s hot? A whole-home humidifier from Gordon's Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning can make it better. We can help you discover 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 energy costs.

2. Contributes to a Healthy Environment

Balanced humidity levels help soothe dry skin sooner. It also moisturizes your sinuses and nasal passages, helping relieve respiratory illnesses.

3. Preserves Your Flooring

Low humidity can destroy wood furniture, hardwood flooring and paint in your home.

4. Decreases Static Electricity

Humidity that’s at the appropriate level can limit the chance of static electricity and shocks.


5. Helps Plants Thrive

Houseplants flourish when humidity levels are even and may even last longer.

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Add Comfort with a Whole-Home Humidifier

Winter brings frigid temperatures, irritating illnesses, and dry air. But Gordon's Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning has an option that can help with all these problems—a whole-home humidifier!

Ask us about humidity control when you schedule your regular furnace service appointment. Give us a call at 405-432-2197 or request an appointment with us online to discover our humidification products.