Dehumidifier Services

It’s essential to maintain the proper levels of humidity in your home. Your home can feel very uncomfortable without the appropriate amount of humidity. Too much humidity (50%) can cause damage to your home and your health. It can ruin the walls of a house as well as cause mold. Indoor mold can cause health problems.

You can remedy these issues with a dehumidifier. Dehumidifiers allow you to control the amount of humidity in your home. These can prevent mold and structural damage. We are a Charleston HVAC contractor that offers dehumidifier services and installations.

What Does a Dehumidifier Do?

What is a dehumidifier? Dehumidifiers are machines that remove excess moisture from the air. It takes the moisture out of the air and stores it in water, which you can discard.

Humidifiers are beneficial machines because they can contribute to your health. They can help prevent things such as:

  • Growth of mold and microbes
  • Allergens from mold
  • Respiratory infections
  • Buckled floors and walls
  • Pests due to humidity

When is a Dehumidifier Needed?

When there is too much humidity in the home, several problems can arise. These can include discomfort, seeing moisture on surfaces like walls, and seeing mold appear in the house.

Here are some signs that your home or business would reap the benefits of dehumidifier installation:

  • You may notice excess moisture on the ceiling or walls
  • There is visible mold growing
  • Your house doesn’t have good ventilation
  • Rooms with moisture, like bathrooms, do not have windows

Dehumidifier Services We Offer

At Smoak’s Comfort Control, we offer dehumidifier services in Charleston and the surrounding areas. We provide solutions to problems caused by excess humidity and moisture. We offer a wide array of services such as:

  • Dehumidifier replacement & installation
  • Dehumidifier repair
  • Dehumidifier maintenance

Dehumidifier Repair

We also offer dehumidifier repair services. If your dehumidifier needs service, our highly-trained HVAC professionals can help. We will investigate the problem, review repair options with you, and provide an honest and upfront quote.

What are Signs Dehumidifier Repairs are Needed?

Some things to look out for if you suspect that your dehumidifier needs repairs:

  • If your dehumidifier is malfunctioning or seems to freeze up
  • Your system is making strange loud noises
  • Bad/strange smells can be a sign that your unit has dirty parts that need replacing
  • If you notice your unit is leaking water

Contact a Professional

Excess moisture is a bad thing in any home or business. It can affect the integrity of your property and harm the health of everyone inside. We offer dehumidifier services to homeowners and business owners in Charleston, SC, and the surrounding areas. If your existing dehumidifier is malfunctioning or you feel that high humidity levels are an issue, it may be time to contact our professional team.