Installation, repair and maintenance of the humidifier in Montreal

Generally, in Winter when it is very cold and the heating is running at full throttle, the air dries out and breathing becomes difficult. The humidity then drops below 30% . In this case, opening windows or doors will not solve the problem, as the indoor air will be even drier when it comes into contact with the outside temperature of around 0-degree celsius. It is therefore essential for the well-being of the occupants of your home to equip yourself with an air humidifier. In Montreal, our specialists are involved in the installation, repair and maintenance of this device. Let’s find out in this article how they do it.

What is a humidifier?

A air humidifier refers to a device that is used to soften the atmosphere, especially if it becomes too dry. Indeed, it is a device that improves breathing by bringing more moisture to the air present in a room. The air humidifier is equipped with a hygrometer that will determine the humidity level in a room or living room for example.

If this level is too low, the unit is put in place to increase humidity. The air humidifier is therefore a mandatory device for all those who wish to avoid drought at home. The air humidifier also helps to combat the drought that appears in winter, in case of falling temperatures. It also prevents the skin from drying out.

This is why its use will be especially effective for people who are fragile and sensitive to moisture. The main advantage of the air humidifier remains its ability to trigger itself when it detects that the atmosphere is too dry. In addition, it is possible to adjust the air humidifier according to the needs of its user. To make it work, simply install it on a central furnace.

Once the device is turned on, the water in the tank will be sprayed throughout the room. However, avoid placing the appliance near a wall or furniture to prevent it from inhibiting the spread of moisture

Installing a central humidifier


The Climatization Solutionair, experts take full care of the installation, repair and maintenance of your central humidifier.

There are two types of central humidifier: Water curtain models and Hot Steam models. They must all be installed directly at the furnace on the ventilation ducts. To homogenize moisture in the house.

Wet installation: how to do it?

For optimal efficiency, the installation of your air humidifier must be taken seriously. We only sell central humidifiers. And in this case the humidifiers are controlled by what you call a hygrostat it is similar to a thermostat but for humidity control. The hygrostat requires the same attention and does the same task as a thermostat but simply for the humidifier. Some thermostat has built-in hygrostat option.


Like any water-using device, air humidifiers need basic maintenance and regular disinfection to work as well as possible. Cleaning your air humidifier is a quick and simple process when proceeding to a regular maintenance.

How do I maintain the air humidifier?

Like any water-using device, air humidifiers need basic maintenance and regular disinfection to work as well as possible. Cleaning your air humidifier is a quick and simple process when regularly maintained. For The water curtain models, the maintenance is easy, the water filter and the cartridge must be changed on a yearly basis. Whilst the system is open, we cease the opportunity to clean internal parts.

For hot steam model on the other hand, the maintenance can become a little tricky. We have to open the steam bucket and clean it to remove limestone formation, in addition to changing the water filter.

In both of these situations our technicians are available to assist you in your process.


Why repair the air humidifier?

The humidifier is designed to keep your home’s moisture level under control. If he no longer plays this role, you should immediately call on a humidifier repairer in Montreal. Because if you continue to use an inadequate humidifier, you and your family members are exposed to health problems. It is mandatory to call HVAC experts when you notice a problem with the system. These repairs may include:  replacement of the cartridge, water filter, level measurement, inspection and cleaning of holes, verification of valves and hygrostat, etc.


Why do we need to maintain the air exchangers?

No matter what room they’re in, it is essential to carry out regular maintenance of the air exchangers. This interview must be done at least four times a year. By cleaning the filters you make sure that the accumulation of dust will not create any bigger issues. When this maintenance is not done properly, adverse consequences are to be expected. For example: the filter may be clogged to the point where the air is having trouble passing. Another example: the drain filter can be clogged with large dust particles.
In this case, the air exchangers become completely useless since they will no longer be able to accomplish their mission.


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