Stuffy nose, itchy and watery eyes, sneezing…these are all signs that you could benefit from a dehumidifier. Excess moisture in the air can cause substantial damage to items in your home and your health.A good dehumidifier removes excess humidity from the air, which can help prevent mold and mildew buildup and eliminate allergens. Whether you’re sick, have allergies or just want to improve the air quality in your home, a dehumidifier may be the answer to help you feel better.
How do dehumidifiers work?
Dehumidifiers fan-force air over coolant-filled coils to remove moisture. The remaining condensed moisture then drips from the coils into a bucket or basin. This moisture may be pumped out of the unit depending on the model. As a result, drier air is expelled back into the room.
What to consider when buying a dehumidifier
Although they do the same thing, each one has its perks. Figure out what you need and then choose the one that fits your room.