There are different ways that a Humid atmospheres can affect us. There are a lot of insects that loves a humid place. Roaches, moths and fleas flock a damp environment. A place that is not dry will delay the time that the clothes will be dried. There are also some people who can’t sleep in a humid environment.
The level of humidity should be changed to your preference with a dehumidifier. 40% is the best at summer. While 30% is food for winter.
Moisture from air is being collected by the dehumidifier. So this means the tank has to be drained regularly. A larger tank means you do not have to empty it frequently.
There are also some dehumidifiers that has filters. These filters will keep the delicate condensing coils from dirt and other particles. Other dehumidifiers have washable filters so a replacement is not needed.
Noise and energy efficiency should be remembered when buying a new dehumidifier. Some dehumidifiers run for long hours. People sleeping and working near one has to have a quiet dehumidifier. Testing the appliance is a good idea. As always, looking for the Energy Star is essential for certified energy efficient appliances. It uses less electric energy.