Using dehumidifiers is the most effective way to control dust mites and mold growth resulting from high humidity. As you already know, these devices depend on turning water vapor into liquid water while extracting moisture from the air. UPDATED : After reviewing over 200+ dehumidifiers, our recommendation for the best overall is the hOmeLabs HME020031N […]
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How to Get the Most From Your Dehumidifier - How to use a Dehumidifier?
DC offers tips for making appliances run better and efficiently, plus suggestions on how to deal with moisture. We may receive commissions when you click our partner links but 100% of the proceeds go towards supporting our non-profit mission. Humidity indoors isn't always caused by hot weather; sometimes it's just because of the air pressure […]
Drying Clothes in Laundry Room: Can You Use a Dehumidifier?
Summer is a great time to do some outdoor chores. One of those tasks might be laundry – drying clothes in a laundry room or utility room. If you have noticed your clothes taking longer to dry than usual, then your laundry room might be too humid. Humid laundry rooms are not only bad for […]
When to Use a Dehumidifier: Winter or Summer?
If the relative humidity (RH) level in your home is too high or too low, it can wreak havoc on your health and your life. A good dehumidifier can help if you live in an area that has especially high humidity, but does this mean you should only use one of these units during the […]
Can You Drink Water From a Dehumidifier? Uses & Is It Safe?
You can use your dehumidifier to collect water but is it safe to drink? The answer may surprise you, but a qualified NO! Not only is it not safe, but you may find that the water taste and smells like dirt or mold spores, especially if your dehumidifier has been sitting in a damp environment […]
Dehumidifier Setting - How to Set a Dehumidifier?
What is the best way to set up your dehumidifier? It all depends on what you want to do. If your goal is to remove excess humidity levels from your home, then you will need to get rid of humidity. To do this, you need a dehumidifier that can work on high levels of moisture. […]