Is Your Dehumidifier Leaking Refrigerant? How to Detect and Fix It

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Compressor or refrigerant dehumidifiers use a basic refrigeration system to capture moisture from the air and store it in a water tank/drain it from a hose in order to dehumidify the local environment. This process requires the use of a refrigerant gas such as freon, and if this refrigerant gas is leaking from your dehumidifier … Read more

Why Is My Dehumidifier Leaking Water? And How To Fix It

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A lot is going on inside your dehumidifier. When all is working well, these parts work together to create a safer, more comfortable environment inside your home. But when they stop working and start leaking, you end up with a puzzle that can be very difficult to solve. There are a dozen refasons why a … Read more

How To Use a Dehumidifier Effectively – a simple guide for optimal usage

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Keeping the humidity levels optimal is not always the top priority for most homeowners. But it’s not something you’d want to skip or put at the bottom of your maintenance list. When you let humidity fluctuate, it can cause damage for both your home and health and, in worst-case scenarios, both simultaneously. Luckily, you don’t … Read more

HomeLabs 50-Pint Dehumidifier Review

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A Sleek, Simple Large-Capacity Dehumidifier Perfect for Home Use I had the chance to personally test out the hOmeLabs 50-Pint Dehumidifier, the largest-capacity dehumidifier the company produces. I found this sleek-looking machine surprisingly well-sized given the power rating. It also wasn’t overly heavy and, thanks to the built-in handles and castors, it was easy enough … Read more

How Does a Dehumidifier Work

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Regardless of the season, a damp basement or crawl space can really degrade the livability of your home. Luckily, there’s an appliance that has been designed to effectively and efficiently resolve this problem – the dehumidifier. Dehumidifiers are a purpose-built home appliance that are able to eliminate ambient moisture within a space, thus preventing undesirable … Read more

How To Get Rid Of Humidity In Your Basement Without a Dehumidifier

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So you think you have a moisture or humidity problem in your basement, but you don’t want to spend the money on a dehumidifier? That’s fine, there are ways you can get rid of the humidity in your basement without a dehumidifier. Whether you are looking for the quickest and easiest fix, or more of … Read more