AZ Air Conditioning and Heating Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Humidifier’

How Does Dry Air Affect Your Home?

Monday, December 12th, 2016

It’s easy to forget that Southern California is basically a desert, and that dry air still affects towns like Torrance, CA in ways we don’t always acknowledge. Temperature control is usually the name of the game in household comfort: keeping our homes cool in the summer and warm in the winter. But dry air can be a much bigger problem this season than cool air. Our winter temperatures are quite mild, but low humidity levels are a problem you can’t always ignore.

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How Does Humidity Affect My Home?

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Los Angeles, CA is well-known for its scorching heat, and we’re essentially a desert community, which means the air can get very dry as well (especially in the winter). But we also have periods of high humidity, when the air is muggy and it feels 10 degrees warmer than it actually is. That can have a huge impact on your household comfort level, as much or more than the temperature itself. A trained technician can install a humidifier and/or a dehumidifier to regulate indoor air quality in your household. But it helps to understand how variations in humidity affect your home, and those living in it.

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How Does Humidity Affect Home Comfort Levels?

Monday, June 1st, 2015

Los Angeles, CA, is a hot city and we’re not just talking about movie stars. Temperatures can often climb into the triple digits and our summer heat waves can be absolutely excruciating. But while a good air conditioning system can keep you cool and comfortable, there’s another factor involved in keeping your home comfortable: humidity. We don’t think about humidity levels here in LA the way they do in the Midwest or the Deep South, but it can affect your comfort levels in numerous ways. The more you know about them, the better you can prepare for the effects they have on your home.

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