static electricity

August 14, 2014

A Humidifier in the Summer Can Help More Than You Think

If you live in Peachtree City or surrounding areas, summers can be a hassle. It can be difficult to stay cool and comfortable as air temperatures rise. Many homeowners turn to air conditioners when the weather heats up, but  humidifiers can also be an important part of staying comfortable in the Georgia heat. A humidifier can do several things to help you enjoy your summer a little more: 1) It can reduce dry air in the home. If you run […]
January 30, 2014

Humidity Can Help Boost Your Comfort and Savings in Winter

With winter well under way, you may begin to long for the humidity of summer that made you so sticky and sweaty back in July. When it’s cold outside, the air becomes dry, and forced-air heating removes even more moisture from indoor air. But why is having the right amount of humidity so important? Without proper moisture in your home, you could find yourself with a persistent cough, painful sinuses, dry and itchy skin, and chapped lips. In Winter, your […]
April 9, 2013

A Whole-House Humidifier Improves Indoor Comfort

With winter making a rapid retreat, you can say goodbye to dry indoor air. However, if you survived this past winter without a whole-house humidifier to add moisture to your indoor air, you should probably give thought to upgrading to one of these comfort-providing, energy-saving devices before next winter comes around. During the winter months, without indoor humidification, homes in Georgia can become extremely dry. When we raise the temperature on the thermostat, our homes become warmer, as well as […]
February 19, 2013

Static Electricity: More Than a Nuisance – It Can Also Be Costly

You’re familiar with the crackle of static electricity: shirts that cling together in the washer, hair that won’t stay tamed and doorknobs that shock you when you open them. But what you may not know is the danger that static can pose to computers and other electronics. It is capable of shorting out sensitive components and incurring costly repair bills. Static electricity is the buildup of electric charge on a surface, such as the aforementioned shirts, hair or skin. The […]