For better results from a dehumidifier, it is necessary to install it in a proper way. Proper place, drainage are the main elements while installing a dehumidifier. If installing a dehumidifier is properly done, it will easily catch moisture from the air and you will save from heavy costly repairing expenses.
Sometimes many peoples say my dehumidifier did not work properly, 60-70% there is a chance that it is not installed properly. In this article, you will get proper guidance on how to install a dehumidifier in the right way.
Select a suitable model & position.
Portable dehumidifiers have castor wheel so they are very much comfortable to take from one place to another where we want dehumidification.
If you have a portable dehumidifier make sure that it is according to your room size, in which you want dehumidification. If you want dehumidification in a basement or in the storage room you need a huge capacity dehumidifier, but if you want dehumidification in a room, bedroom or home hall you need less capacity.
If your whole home is affected due to humidity, a small portable dehumidifier is not enough. If you depend on the HVAC system to control the inside air, you have to purchase a big dehumidifier. The unit directly connects with the HVAC system & then both can help to decrease humidity level. But we cannot personally install it & these are also very costly
Dehumidifiers collect moisture from the air; the unit collects this water in the water collection tank. Some companies provide direct drain facilities in their models. It is very easy for those who have no time to empty the water tank every time when it is full. So, you have to place the dehumidifier in which direct drain pipe can be easily fit. It is advisable to use a pipe which comes with your dehumidifier because its length & width match with your requirement.
Plug your dehumidifier and set the humidity level which you want. When the humidity of the room reaches which we set it automatically cut off and again starts when humidity level again increases & again cut off when humidity level reached. So this cycle continuously going on and on.
But after following the above all steps it is necessary to maintain the unit. It is advisable to clean the unit regularly to get a better result. Regular service will help the unit to function perfectly.