white dust on a woman’s finger

Humidifier Leaving White Dust – What Causes it and How to Fix it

If your humidifier is putting out white dust along with water vapor, you have a bigger problem than just dirty surfaces. That white powder could be negatively affecting your health. Humidifier white dust is caused by minerals in the water being aerosolized into the air. Not only is this dust unsightly but it can get … Read more

picture of a DIY wick humidifier featuring a fan and shirt

11 Homemade Humidifier Solutions – DIY Methods

Chapped lips, scratchy throat, and itchy skin—these are just some of the symptoms of living in a dry environment. If the air in your house is under 30% humidity, you’re likely dealing with these symptoms and more on a daily basis. A humidifier is one of the easiest ways to relieve these symptoms. But for … Read more

an ultrasonic humidifier on a table

Where to Put a Humidifier – Tips For Maximum Effectiveness

Humidifiers have been proven to reduce the spread of illness, and are key to finding relief in dry climates and during times of illness. But to work effectively without causing damage, these appliances have to be placed in the right location. When it comes to where to put a humidifier, the best place is on … Read more

an ultrasonic humidifier releasing a cool, fine mist in the living room

What Is a Humidifier Used For? The Benefits and the Risks Explained

A humidifier can be a relatively inexpensive home appliance but one that can be incredibly useful. In fact, when it comes to the question, “what is a humidifier used for?” the answer is a lot more extensive than you probably thought. Humidifiers are great to have on hand if someone falls ill, but these practical … Read more

water flowing from the faucet

What Is The Best Water for a Humidifier?

Humidifiers are a great way to fight dry air and support respiratory health, especially during dry winter months. But if you’re using the wrong kind of water in your humidifier, you could actually be doing more harm than good. So, what is the best water for humidifiers? Distilled water is the only type of water … Read more

Okaysou Aqua Q6 humidifier and its packaging, manual, remote, and filter on a table

Okaysou Aqua Q6 Humidifier Review – A Hands On Test

Effective, Quiet Dehumidifier That Falls Short On Some Features It’s rare that I review a product that leaves me quite as torn as the Okaysou Aqua Q6 Humidifier has. This product comes with a lot of promises. And it delivers… on some of them. As far as humidifying goes, it’s pretty effective. It produces a … Read more