Best Dehumidifier Reviews.
Having a good, dependable home dehumidifier is an affordable luxury today.
There are obvious health benefits, but a dehumidifier also decreases the risk of humidity damage:
mold & mildew, dust mites, damage to walls/paint, rotting wood
With so many options, here is my list of the best dehumidifier units. Most are offered in multiple sizes.
Dehumidifier prices on my list range, $149 to $379.
Best dehumidifier reviews:
The Homelabs 4000 sq. ft. dehumidifier is one of the most affordable on my list.
It is an Energy Star rated dehumidifier — perfect for basements or high-humidity locations!
Sizes: 30, 50, 70 pint
Buyers say it is very versatile and works well in all home of scenarios:
basements, offices, garages + high ceiling rooms
Dehumidifiers are also very quiet – perfect for bedroom dehumidifiers (confirmed by buyers)
HomeLabs dehumidifiers include 24-hr continuous cycle (all-day), turbo mode + remote control
Lots of positive reviews w/ very affordable price.
The Frigidaire FFAD7033R1 dehumidifier is the top seller this year.
Buyers love its affordable price and claim it to be the best basement dehumidifier with pump for drainage — you can run it continuously without having to empty the tank.
Sizes: 30, 50, 70 pint
Using the remote control, you can set your desired humidity level (instead of increasing/decreasing speed)
Includes LCD control panel which shows you the current room humidity level.
Buyers also confirm how quietly it runs – only 51 decibels!
The built-in pump makes the Frigidaire pint the best dehumidifier for basements.
Medium price w/ lots of positive reviews.
The Danby dehumidifier units have come out of nowhere to be top sellers in 2019.
Ideal for large rooms and basements, the Danby 70 pint dehumidifier has a drainage function and 12.7 pint water tank.
Area size: 4,000 – 4,500 sq. ft.
Buyers enjoy the new “Smart Dehumidify” feature — the Danby dehumidifiers will automatically adjust for the ideal humidity level.
If the Danby 70 pint dehumidifier is too big, they smaller sizes:
DDR030BDWDB: 30 pint dehumidifier (small rooms)
DDR045BDWDB: 45 pint dehumidifier (small rooms)
DDR050BGWDB: 50 pint dehumidifier (medium size)
DDR060BDWDB: 60 pint dehumidifier (basements)
DDR070BDWDB: 70 pint dehumidifier (basements)
Other features include:
direct drainage for basements, auto de-icer, wheels for portability
Danby dehumidifier units are energy efficient and run quietly at night.
Affordable dehumidifier with lots of positive reviews.
The Shinco dehumidifier was launched in March, but has quickly become a top seller on Amazon.
Buyers say it is a good basement dehumidifier – it is easy to set up continuous drainage, is low maintenance and very easy to set humidity levels.
Purchase includes drain hose!
Shinco 50 pint is the favorite online, but also available as 30 and 70 pint.
Buyers love how they operate very quietly — one buyer says it is practically silent.
Versatile dehumidifier buyers have used for:
basements, bedrooms (good for light-sleepers), entertainment rooms, small offices
Very popular model w/ affordable price.
The Friedrich dehumidifier was another top seller last year.
At max power, it is capable of removing up to 70 pints of moisture in large areas.
Capacity: 1,000 – 2,000 sq. ft.
Using the control panel you can adjust the humidity level.
Includes three drainage options + washable filters (saving you money long-term).
Buyers say it is very versatile — large enough as a basement dehumidifier and quiet as a bedroom dehumidifier.
Also comes with washable filters!
The Frigidaire quiet dehumidifier is another top seller.
It is a little more affordable than other Frigidaire models and includes all the basic features you’d want.
Frigidaire dehumidifier is available in three sizes:
- FAD704DWDE: Frigidaire 70 Pint
- FAD504DWDE: Frigidaire 50 Pint
- FAD301NWD: Frigidaire 30 Pint
Most popular is the 70 pint — perfect for rooms of 1400 sq. ft.
It comes w/ Easy-Select controls which let you set exact moisture levels (i.e. bedrooms are lower level)
Includes auto shut-off feature (if water tank is full) + continuous drain for all-day usage.
Lots of happy buyer reviews + very affordable price.
The Ivation dehumidifier is a newer model, but already has good buyer reviews.
As an Energy Star Rated dehumidifier it uses an eco-friendly refrigerant and programmable humidistat.
Ivation 70 pint is the most popular model, but it is offered in three sizes.
Ivation 30 Pint: 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Ivation 50 Pint: 3,000 Sq. Ft.
Ivation 70 Pint: 4,500 Sq. Ft.
LCD interface lets you set the humidity level. Buyers say it is simple enough for anyone to use.
Ivation Dehumidifier also includes specialized air filters to prevent mold — it is also removes dust, allergens and dander.
Good dehumidifier for allergy season!
Only a few reviews, but positive feedback so far.
The LG Energy Star dehumidifiers are specially designed to save electricity (to lower your energy bill!)
Includes two dehumidify options — the “high” option removes up to 70 pints of air moisture.
Ideal for larger areas up to 2,000 sq. ft.
As an Energy Star rated dehumidifier, the LG offers low power consumption and good performance!
Also works as an air purifier — removes 99% of airborne particles. (perfect for allergies or respiratory issues)
LG Puricare is a top seller online w/ many positive buyer reviews.
The Tosot Dehumidifiers are offered in three sizes: 30, 50, and 70 pint
Tosot 30 Pint: 3.75 gal. daily
Tosot 50 Pint: 6.25 gal. daily
Tosot 70 Pint: 8.75 gal. daily
Energy Star rated, the Tosot dehumidifiers are very energy efficient + easy maintenance.
Tosot units are designed with a large drain bucket and drain hose (for continuous drainage), making them ideal for basements or dehumidifying larger rooms.
As home units, each Tosot dehumidifier unit is very quiet, making it perfect for bedrooms or home offices.
Even at max power, sound level is 52 dBs (much lower decibels than similar units).
Tosot dehumidifiers are medium-priced + have very good reviews.
The DeLonghi 70 pint dehumidifier is the best for energy efficiency + humidity control.
Each unit comes with an “ideal humidity” control — simply select your ideal humidity level and let it do the rest!
FYI: Ideal humidity for homes is 40-50% RH (relative humidity)
DeLonghi dehumidifiers also great for continuous drainage.
As a basement dehumidifier, the DeLonghi models come with a specialized pump system which can discharge water to a drain or up to 16 ft. overhead.
DeLonghi dehumidifiers are available in three sizes:
|Dehumidifier||Capacity||Room Size||Noise Level (dB)|
|DDX45PE||45 Pint||500 sq. ft.||52 - 55 decibels|
|DDX50PE||50 Pint||700 sq. ft.||52 - 55 decibels|
|DDX70PE||70 Pint||1000 sq. ft.||52 - 55 decibels|
They also help purify your air — the first dehumidifiers certified “Asthma and Allergy Friendly”.
For convenience and efficiency, the DeLonghi dehumidifiers are second to none.
Downside is the higher price tag.