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Best Whole House Fan

What is the best whole house fan? To find out, we interviewed five HVAC contractors in different parts of the country, asking them for their advice and recommendations. Which fans were best? Easiest to install?

We then spent another 19 hours researching the fans they recommended, comparing features and feedback from consumers. Here are our recommendations.

FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for the home and families since 1994. To keep our reviews independent, we don’t take money or freebies from the brands we review. Our work is 100% reader-supported!

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Best Vaporizer Humidifier

What’s the best vaporizer humidifier? And what is a vaporizer anyway? How does it differ from other humidifiers? We’ll answer those questions and recommend the best bets for vaporizers.

FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for the home and families since 1994. To keep things independent, we don’t take money or freebies from brands we review! Our work is 100% reader-supported!

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Best Basement Dehumidifier

What’s the best dehumidifiers for basements? To find out, we asked our readers what worked best in the real world. Which dehumidifier worked best in muggy basements in the summer?

We took their suggestions and then did another 7 hours of research—we compared features, performance and value. Here are the winners.

FYI: We’ve been rating and reviewing products for homes and families since 1994. We don’t take money or freebies from the brands we review to keep our reviews honest and independent. Our research is 100% reader-supported. We appreciate you reading this article.

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Best Whole House Humidifier

What’s the best whole house humidifier? When you need to humidify 2000, 3000, or more square feet, you have a couple of options. Duct-installed humidifiers are a great low-hassle way to add humidity to a house. If you prefer a more portable solution, large pedestal-style humidifiers can work up to 2400 square feet. We tried a couple of these solutions to humidify the air in our Colorado test home. And then we talked with HVAC contractors to get their input on which models worked best. Here are the whole house humidifiers we’d recommend.

FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for the home and families since 1994. To keep things independent, we don’t take money or freebies from brands we review! Our work is 100% reader-supported!

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Best Commercial Dehumidifier

What’s the best commercial dehumidifier? Do you need a commercial dehumidifier, or would a residential-style model work just as well?

To ask, we interviewed seven contractors that use commercial dehumidifiers. Then we did 17 hours of research, comparing models and build-quality. What works best for flood restoration? Light industrial use in a warehouse? An indoor pool? Here are the ones we would recommend.

FYI: We’ve been rating and reviewing products like dehumidifiers and humidifiers since 1994. We don’t take money or freebies from the brands we review—that keeps our reviews independent. Our work is 100% reader-supported!

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Best Travel Humidifier

What’s the best travel humidifier? We tried out several portable humidifiers designed to be taken on the road. Which were most effective? Had USB-power as an option? Can work with a water bottle? Here are the travel humidifiers we think are best.

FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for the home and families since 1994. To keep things independent, we don’t take money or freebies from brands we review! Our work is 100% reader-supported!

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Best Whole House Dehumidifiers

What is the best whole house dehumidifier? We interviewed five HVAC contractors in different parts of the country to find out. We took their recommendations and then researched features and reliability. Finally, we asked our own readers for their recommendations for more portable whole house dehumidifier solutions. Here are the ones we’d recommend!

FYI: We’ve been rating and reviewing products for the home and families since 1994. We don’t take money or freebies from the brands we review—that keeps our work independent. Our reviews are 100% reader-supported.

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Best Humidifier Cleaner

What’s the best humidifier cleaner? The struggle is real—humidifiers do wonders for your comfort in the winter, but it is a constant battle to keep them clean. We tried out several humidifiers cleaners to see what worked best. Which were easiest to use? Most effective? Here are the ones we’d recommend.

FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for the home and families since 1994. To keep things independent, we don’t take money or freebies from brands we review! Our work is 100% reader-supported!

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Best Dehumidifiers For Home

What are the best dehumidifiers for the home? We surveyed the parent readers of our books (2.1 million strong!) to find what works best in the real world. Then we did another 15 hours of additional research to compare models, features and reliability. Here are the ones we’d recommend!

FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for the home, parents and families since 1994. We don’t take money or freebies from the brands we review—that keeps our work independent! Our reviews are 100% reader-supported . . . so we appreciate you reading this article!

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Best Box Fan

What’s the best box fan? To find out, we tried out several top brands, comparing them for air flow, noise and value. Then we asked our parent readers for additional feedback on what’s worked well for them. Here are the best bets.

FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for families, kids and the home since 1994. We don’t take money or freebies from the brands we review. Our work is 100% reader-supported—so we greatly appreciate you reading this article!

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Best Infrared Thermometer

FYI: These thermometers are NOT to measure human temperature. Infrared thermometers (also called laser thermometers) like these are designed to measure the temperature of HVAC air flow, aquariums, and grills. Other uses include cooking and crafts like candle making.

So what is the best infrared thermometer? We tried out several brands to see what was easiest to use. Most accurate? Simple to read? Here are the ones we’d recommend!

FYI: We’ve been reviewing and rating products for the home and families since 1994. To keep things independent, we don’t take money or freebies from brands we review! Our work is 100% reader-supported . . . so we thank you for reading this article.

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Best Dehumidifier for Basements

When it comes to a musty smelling basement, you need a dehumidifier with enough power to tackle the problem. We tested 15 dehumidifiers in the toughest environment we could find: houses with basements in New England. In July. We tested for performance and value—and the capacity to deal with basements of different sizes. Here are the winners.

FYI: We’ve been rating and reviewing products for homes and families since 1994. We don’t take money or freebies from the brands we review to keep our reviews honest and independent. Our research is 100% reader-supported. We appreciate you reading this article.

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