Cool Mist vs. Warm Mist Humidifiers

Which option for moisturizing indoor air is right for you? With their ability to soothe troubling symptoms that come with dry air, such as nosebleeds and dry, itchy skin, humidifiers are an especially useful home appliance. Take a look at the many humidifiers on the market, however, and it can … [Read more...]

How Humidifiers Can Help With Dry Skin

Everyone is familiar with the humidifier as their little best friend when their noses become so stuffed up that breathing seems impossible. But did you know that this breathing aid can function as a beauty product as well? You may be surprised to find out that there are a number of benefits … [Read more...]

5 Mistakes People Make When Using A Humidifier

If you are using a humidifier to help improve annoying allergy symptoms caused by dry air, such as scratchy nasal passages or throat or dry, tight skin or eczema, watch out for mistakes you might be making in the care and use of your unit. You should follow each manufacturer's instructions for using … [Read more...]

Why You Should Have a Humidifier in Your Baby’s Nursery

photo credit When expectant parents are setting up the new nursery, they tend to pick out every detail with extreme care. Researching bassinet safety standards, asking for recommendations on rocking chairs and finding a dresser that will last well into the child’s teen years. There’s one item … [Read more...]

Relative Humidity: What It Is & How It’s Measured

While relative humidity can be measured with a hygrometer, most modern dehumidifiers use a built-in humidistat to measure relative humidity levels, allowing the user to set a specific desired humidity level for easy, automatic and hands-free operation. But what exactly is relative humidity, you ask? … [Read more...]

Heat & Humidity: A Dangerous Dynamic Duo

Without a sufficient cooling option, excessive heat can be bothersome. But even beyond that, heat and humidity together can be downright miserable. Based out of Texas, we know this better than almost anyone. That is precisely why all of the portable air conditioners we sell on our site dehumidify as … [Read more...]

The Adverse Effects of Excess Humidity

Controlling the quality of your indoor air, as well as the humidity levels, is a crucial and necessary step to living a healthy life. Unfortunately, the amount of humidity in the air may have an adverse affect on your health, and could even affect the structural integrity of your home and … [Read more...]

What is Relative Humidity?

Almost everyone knows what humidity is and what it feels like. We know it as a feeling of dampness that can be very uncomfortable. However, what most people do not know about is relative humidity. To the surprise of many, humidity and relative humidity are not synonymous. Additionally, most do not … [Read more...]