Small dehumidifier make much sense when it comes to reduce humidity at small spaces of house. Many times at our homes we found high humidity at small places instead of whole house. These places area like bathrooms, cupboards, area below wash basin, small store rooms etc. Buying portable dehumidifier for such application will be waste of money. It is often observed that we get bad smell from cupboard because of wetness in cloths which cause due to high humidity. Now putting 20 to 25 liter big dehumidifier in cupboard in not practical affair. Hence there is need of some small portable dehumidifier. These small room dehumidifier are effective to counter moderate humidity levels. In this article we are going to understand how to select these mini dehumidifier, what are types of these small dehumidifiers and its benefits.
Why you need small room dehumidifier?
Need of small dehumidifier is primarily due to space restriction. There are many examples as mentioned before we can not but high capacity portable demystification unit. For example in RV has small spaces in it. Each equipment in RVs selected and installed considering its physical size and its weight. RV prefers equipment with low physical size and low weight. Considering room size of RVs 20 to 25 liter dehumidifier will be more than access capacity than required at the same time it will not fit in criteria of size and weight required. Hence there are special small dehumidifier for RV has been developed. Small rooms and bathroom on holiday cruises which has always high humidity due to proximity to sea required small portable dehumidifiers.
Types of Small Portable dehumidifier.
There are basically three types of mini dehumidifiers; non rechargeable, chargeable and electric small dehumidifiers.
Non Rechargeable Small dehumidification unit: These are basically silica bags which use to reduce humidifier. Bags contains silica gel which is granular and porous, a form of silicon dioxide and synthetically made from sodium silicate. Silica gel has desiccant property which means it can absorb moisture from air. Due to it’s this quality, it is use to reduce humidity. But once silica gel bags absorbs humidity it can not be reuse technically. However many reuse these bag by drying in sunlight.
Rechargeable small dehumidifier: These unit also consists of silica gel but packed in attractive plastic container with facility to heat silica gel to remove humidity absorbed by silica gel granule from air. It is also called as wireless dehumidifier since while use it need not to connect to electric supply. Once dehumidifier absorb humidity from air to its full capacity then its shows red indication indicating that silica gel in it has no more capacity to absorb more moisture hence it need to dry. To dry silica gel, these unit connected to electric supply which generate heat and evaporated moisture from silica gel and make it reusable.
Electric Dehumidifier small or Peltier dehumidifier: This small dehumidifier need to connect continuously to electric supply for dehumidification. However power consumption of this unit is negligible. Some of unit can even run on batteries. Due to its working principle it also call as peltier dehumidifier or Thermo-electric dehumidifier. It consists of peltier module which is sandwiched between two heat sinks. When electricity passes through this module it create temperature difference on both sinks. When humid air passes over cold heat sinks then condensation happens and humidity get removed. This is best small dehumidifier.
Advantages of Small Dehumidifier.
Few advantages of Small dehumidifier area as follow:
- Compact Size: Small portable dehumidifiers are very compact in size hence it is suitable to place in crawl spaces. Due to its compact size it can incorporate in RVs and boat. These are best boat dehumidifier.
- Light weight: Small dehumidifier does not contains compressor or desiccant wheels. It is very light in weight.
- Electricity consumption: Small room crawl space dehumidifier consumes very negligible electric power as compared to refrigerant dehumidifier.
- Low cost: Small bathroom dehumidifiers are very affordable. It has much low cost than refrigerant dehumidifier.
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Featured product of CtrlTech Dehumidifiers:
Name of product: Industrial dehumidifier
Brand Name: CtrlTech Dehumidifiers.
Price: AED 7900.00
Availability: In Stock.
Item condition: New
Product ID: CD0085UAE-010116-790-W715
Description: CD-85L is industrial dehumidifier having extracting capacity of 85 liters per day. This commercial dehumidifier has built in hygrometer and humidistat. Strong wheel and push handle provided to this unit which makes it industrial portable dehumidifier. Unit has built in dehumidifier pump to push condensate. Intake of humid air from front side and discharge is from back side. CtrlTech also offer small dehumidifier for home and offices.