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The Pros and Cons of Using a Furnace Humidifier
Furnace Humidifier

Despite its numerous benefits, furnace humidifiers in Calgary are not without their drawbacks. Drawbacks include mineral buildup, bacteria and mould growth, leaking water lines, and clogged drain lines. However, you can mitigate these issues with proper maintenance and annual inspections. Read on to learn more about the furnace humidifiers pros and cons. We’ll also discuss some of the other features of furnace humidifiers.

Bypass humidifiers have a water panel

Bypass furnace humidifiers have a ductwork water panel. These humidifiers use the pressure created in supply and return ductwork to draw warm air through the water panel. The water is then vaporized by the humidistat and directed through the ductwork. Bypass humidifiers are only effective when the furnace is on. In that case, you won’t need to install a bypass duct.

They produce less humidity than furnace humidifiers

While they produce less humidity than furnace humidifiers, whole-house humidifiers can still … read full article

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