It’s that time of year again when the cold weather is starting to creep in and our skin is becoming dry. One way to combat dryness is by using a humidifier. Humidifiers help add moisture back into the air, which can help with your skin, breathing, and even sleeping. But with all of the different humidifiers on the market, how do you know which one to buy? This guide will walk you through everything you need to know about humidifiers so that you can pick the best humidifier for your needs!
What to Look For in a Humidifier
When shopping for a house humidifier, the first thing you’ll want to consider is what type of space you’re looking to use it in. There are different models available that are designed for living rooms, bedrooms, offices, babies’ rooms, and even while traveling. Each of these types of spaces requires a specific type of humidifier with features specifically suited to the space.
Cool vs. Warm mist
One of the main features to consider when buying a humidifier is whether you want a cool mist or warm mist model. Cool mist models use ultrasonic action to make fine water droplets that are then released into the air as moisture. These models are great for larger spaces since they can usually cover a wider area than warm mist models. Warm mist humidifiers use a heating element to boil water and then turn it into steam, which is then released as moisture. These models are great for smaller spaces since they can be more effective at adding moisture back into the air. It is important to note that if you have children or pets, you should avoid warm mist humidifiers as they can be a safety hazard. Since the water is boiled, the hot steam can be dangerous if it is not used properly.
Another important factor to consider is how loud the humidifier is. Humidifiers come with different levels of noise, so it’s important to look for one that won’t be too disruptive in the space you’re using it in. If you’re looking to use a humidifier in your bedroom while you sleep, it’s best to look for one that is designed to be quiet. If you are someone that likes white noise when you sleep, consider buying one with a built-in sound machine.
It’s also important to consider the coverage area of your humidifier. Generally, larger humidifiers can cover wider areas, but you should still check the specs of each model before making a purchase. It’s also good to look for models that have adjustable settings so that you can adjust the output depending on the size of your room or space.
Finally, you’ll want to consider how often the humidifier needs to be cleaned and maintained. Most models require regular cleaning and maintenance to work properly. Look for humidifiers that have easy-to-clean components so that you can keep them running smoothly without having to give them too much attention.
By considering these factors, you should be able to pick the perfect humidifier for your space. Make sure to read all of the specifications and reviews before purchasing so that you can be sure it’s the right fit for your needs! If you’re looking for recommendations, here are a few of our favorite humidifiers!
The Best Humidifier By Room Type
When looking for a humidifier, you’ll want to make sure that it is the right fit for the room or space you’re using it in. Here are some of our top picks for each type of room!
Living Room Humidifier
For living rooms, you’ll want to look for a humidifier with adjustable humidity levels, so that you can find the perfect amount of moisture for your room. You may also want to consider one that has a timer feature so that you can set it to turn off automatically when you don’t need it. Our Tower Humidifier is the perfect option for living rooms, and its sleek design looks great in any decor. It has a large 2-gallon capacity tank that runs for up to 48 hours, and it has adjustable humidity levels so that you can find the perfect balance for your space. The nice thing about this humidifier is that it also comes with a remote control, so you can adjust the settings without ever having to leave your couch.
For bedrooms, you’ll want to look for a humidifier that is both quiet and efficient. Look for one with adjustable settings so that you can control the humidity levels, as well as one with an auto-shutoff feature so that it doesn’t run all night long. For a larger bedroom, our Top Fill Humidifier is the perfect choice for bedrooms since it is both quiet and effective. It has a 1.2-gallon tank, soothing color-changing nightlight, and adjustable humidity levels, so you can find just the right amount of moisture for your bedroom. Its sleek design also fits nicely into any decor, and the top-fill tank opening makes filling and cleaning super simple.
Kid’s Room Humidifier
If you’re looking for a humidifier for your kid’s room, it’s important to look for one that is both safe and gentle. Look for one that is an ultrasonic cool mist model, since this type of humidifier is the safest for young children. Our Adorable Humidifiers are perfect for kid’s rooms since it has an adorable design and a cool mist that won’t irritate sensitive skin. It also comes with adjustable settings so that you can find the perfect amount of humidity for your kid’s room. This model also features an auto-shutoff safety feature, so that you can rest easy knowing your child is safe.
Baby Nursery Humidifier
If you’re looking for a humidifier for your baby’s nursery, it’s important to look for one that is specifically designed for babies. Look for one that is an ultrasonic cool mist model, since this type of humidifier is the safest. Our 4-in-1 Humidifiers are perfect for baby nurseries since they not only have an adjustable humidity setting, but also come with a color changing nightlight, vapor pad tray, and soothing sound machine function. The best part is that it is designed to be whisper quiet, so your baby won’t be disturbed while sleeping. This model also comes with an auto-shutoff feature for added safety, so you can rest assured that your baby is safe and comfortable.
If you’re looking for a humidifier for your plants, it’s important to look for one that has the most features specifically for plants. Our 1.2 Warm & Cool Mist Top Fill Humidifier is perfect for plant lovers since it features many different modes, but most importantly, has an automatic setting to set your desired humidity level. This plant humidifier also has a built-in timer and water level indicator, so you’ll always know when your plants need more moisture. It also has a remote control, so you can adjust the settings without ever having to leave your chair.
Office or Travel Humidifier
For offices or travel, you’ll need a humidifier that is both powerful and discreet. Look for one with powerful humidity settings for your space, but also portable and can easily be stored. Our Collapsible Humidifier is perfect for offices or a hotel room. The collapsible tank reduces to half of its size, so that it can easily be stored or packed in a suitcase. It has a large 1-gallon tank that lasts up to 24 hours, and its sleek design won’t take up too much space. It is also whisper quiet so you can always keep your space peaceful and relaxing.
Choosing the right humidifier for your space can be tricky, but it doesn’t have to be. With our guide, you now know how to pick the right humidifier for each room in your home or office. Whether you’re looking for a living room humidifier, bedroom humidifier, baby nursery humidifier, plant humidifier or office humidifier, you can now find the perfect one for your needs. So go ahead and enjoy the benefits of a properly humidified environment today!