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...]