Whole-Home Dehumidifier Pros & Cons
In humid climates, a whole-home dehumidifier can make your home feel cooler and create a more comfortable environment by removing excess moisture. As a result, it can also help prevent mold and mildew growth on the surface of your cooling coil so that they do not become airborne and circulate throughout your home.
What Are the Pros of a Whole-Home Dehumidifier?
- Comfort—removing excess moisture can make the air inside your home feel cooler and more comfortable
- Protection—excess moisture can damage wood flooring, furniture, and other valuables in your home
- Efficiency—removing excess moisture from the air in your home can help improve the efficiency of your air conditioner
What Are the Cons of a Whole-Home Dehumidifier?
- Budget considerations—Installation costs and additional energy costs to run the dehumidifier.