Can A Dehumidifier Spread Mold Spores?

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Can a dehumidifier spread mold spores? Well, I can see where this kind of question would come from. After all, a dehumidifier is a water-handling appliance. And water and mold go together! We have also mentioned severally that having high humidity outside and inside can cause the growth of mold. So do dehumidifiers spread mold? … Read more

Does A Baby Need A Humidifier in Summer?

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If you are a mom to a newborn, you might be asking: does a baby need a humidifier in summer? In many places, the humidity is high outside and inside during summer, so we are more likely to crank the dehumidifier than the humidifier. Babies are special though, very special. And fragile! Therefore, you might … Read more

Symptoms of Sleeping In A Dry Room

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There are many symptoms of sleeping in a dry room. You would be amazed how many people experience disturbing symptoms daily because of sleeping in bedrooms with low humidity. Humidity is a very sensitive issue. When there is high humidity, you can experience ill effects on your body. If there is low indoor humidity, you … Read more

High Humidity and Dust Mites? Sadly, Yes!

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What is the relationship between humidity and dust mites? What we mean to ask is: If you lower humidity, can it help to get rid of dust mites? If you raise the RH level in your house, what happens to dust mites? There are many allergens to contend with indoors. Dust mites are one of … Read more

Can a Bowl of Water Act As a Humidifier?

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Can a bowl of water act as a humidifier? Sometimes, you do not need to run the humidifier if you just want to raise the humidity slightly, say, from 45 to 50%. If your Pure Enrichment humidifier has failed and you cannot order a new one right away, you might try a DIY method to … Read more