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Dehumidifier Installation in Bettendorf, IA

How Do Dehumidifiers Work?

While air conditioners can dehumidify your home to an extent, greater dehumidification will require additional equipment.

Whole-home dehumidifiers can attach directly to your existing AC unit to pull moisture from the air before it’s circulated throughout the home. They work by drying humid air into the unit, where it will be passed over cold coils. As the air cools, moisture condenses on the coils, forming water droplets. These droplets are removed from the air and drip into a collection container.

Installing a whole-home dehumidifier can help keep your home comfortable and prevent issues like mold, mildew, and musty odors. 

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Whole-Home Dehumidifiers Vs. Portable Dehumidifiers

If your home feels more humid during the summer months, it can be easy to install a portable dehumidifier in a central part of the home in an attempt to lower humidity levels. While this can provide benefits to the specific room the unit is installed in, it likely won’t effectively address the overall humidity concerns throughout the entire house.

Whole-home systems, however, can pull moisture from the entire house, ensuring a more balanced and consistent humidity level in every room.

While portable dehumidifiers can be a great choice if only a single room struggles with excess humidity, whole-home systems are the better choice to manage larger areas.

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Ideal Humidity Levels

The ideal humidity levels can vary depending on personal preference but typically range from 30-50%. Keeping humidity levels within this range can provide several benefits, including reduced mold and mildew growth, limited dust mite activity, and a more comfortable living environment.

To avoid dehumidifying your air too much, be sure to set your whole-home dehumidifier to a level that balances moisture removal without making the air excessively dry. Your dehumidifier can be easily adjusted if the initial humidity levels are too low, and the team at Schebler can help you determine the right setting for the complete comfort of your home.

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Other Ways to Improve Your Air Quality

Beyond installing a dehumidifier, Schebler provides Bettendorf residents with other ways to improve their home’s air quality, including:

  • Air Cleaners
  • Air Purifiers
  • Duct Cleaning
  • Humidifiers
  • Thermostats

Whatever your indoor air quality needs might look like, Schebler Heating and Air provides a variety of systems and services designed to keep your home comfortable all year round. Schedule with us today to get started.

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Schedule Dehumidifier Installation Services in Bettendorf, IA

Looking for ways to improve your whole home’s comfort? Turn to Schebler Heating and Air for whole-home dehumidifier installation services in Bettendorf, IA. Our team provides services tailored to your exact needs and comfort requirements to ensure you’re completely satisfied with our services.

From dehumidifier installation to other indoor air quality methods, our team is ready to help your family breathe easier. Contact us today to schedule an appointment in Bettendorf, IA, and the surrounding areas.

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