Keeping a well-balanced humidity in our homes can be most needed in order to keep our health even more secure. When the humidity level in our homes is too low it can be a cause of having a dry skin and lips, sinus and lung problems can occur. There can also a bigger chance of getting colds. It can also affect your body temperature making you experience coldness.
The environment that you are living today can be at risk or even compromised because of low humidity level. It can damage the woods that you used in your home. It causes it to shrink or even crack and separate. If you are using wallpapers this can also cause it to strip off or makes it loose in its sidings. And most risky is it can be a very good for bacteria to live which may cause your health and your family’s health to be at risk.
When also having a too high humidity level, chances of getting asthma and allergies becomes higher. You can also see stains and wet spots on the wall because this is one of the effect of having a high humidity level. This also encourage mildew and molds to grow in our homes which can be very risky to our health.
Having a high humidity level and added with high temperature can be risky to those people having heart problems. It can lead them to get a stroke. It can also make your house buildings to start to rot.
What is the use of a Humidifier?
Humidifiers are devices which enables to increase humidity in a single room or even in an entire building. This can also add moisture to the air which prevents the dryness of lips and skin or any part of the body. Body irritations can be prevented also.
What are the effects and benefits of a Humidifier?
Keeping a balanced humidity level can help us avoid those risky things that can happen when having a high or a low humidity level.
Three types of home humidifiers?
- Steam Humidifier- this type of humidifiers is done by electrically boiling a water to create a humidity in a form of a steam which is picked up by a blower then moved out in the home ventilator. This kind of method is the fastest and the most effective way of increasing and maintaining a comfortable level of humidity in our homes.
- Bypass Humidifier- these are kind of a humidifiers which absorbs moisture and move it back into the air stream then into our homes. The warm air from the furnace is added with the moisture that this tool gives.
- Fan-Powered Humidifiers- this also works like the Bypass Humidifier and added with a fan that blows in the entire water panel to increase water evaporation. It can produce more than a gallon of humidity compared to the Bypass Humidifier.