Yes, all of our filters including Aprilaire are Genuine Original Filters. We purchase large quantities allowing us to sell original filters at the same price or lower than other competitors charge for generic filters.
With central heating, people are confined indoors with unnaturally dry
air for many months each year. Humidifiers help to keep comfortable
levels of moisture in the air, which is essential for your respiratory
health. Whole-house humidifiers work like old-fashioned room
humidifiers: They put moisture into the air, making harsh, dry air
easier to breathe.
Yes. The harder your water is,
the shorter the life of the filter. If you have very hard water, your
filters will probably need to be changed more frequently. Also, with
hard water, your filter may begin to turn brown.
Humidifiers are extremely quiet due to high-frequency
vibrations that can't be heard by humans. Cool and warm mist
humidifiers rely on a fan to push the moist air from the unit, thus
making a little more noise.
When cool outdoor air enters a home it tends to dry out as it warms up,
which increases the static electricity in the home and causes sinus
problems. Adding a humidifier with help to add moisture back into the
air and limit sinus problems. In the summer, even with outdoor relative
humidity hovering around the single digits, the humidity in your home
tends to be around 40%. The average comfort range for relative humidity
in a home is from 35 to 45%.