Updated October 2016. When flooding occurs in your home or business, it’s important to remove the moisture from the structure as quickly as possible. Industrial dehumidifiers are sometimes necessary to get the job done. In other situations, a smaller commercial or home unit is sufficient.
In other circumstances, a dehumidifier is necessary for use in a home or place of business to reduce the normal levels of humidity. To help you find the type of dehumidifier is necessary for your situation, we have researched customer ratings from multiple sources to find out which models are the most reliable and popular. We primarily focused on models designed for use in a home or place of business. Read on for our easy to use dehumidifier buying guide.
Highest rated dehumidifiers at Amazon
People who bought dehumidifiers from Amazon gave the highest ratings to a unit from EcoSeb and a model from Whynter. Another EcoSeb dehumidifier is close behind in the ratings. Two dehumidifiers from Frigidaire follow with models from RCA and EcoSeb. The top ten best rated dehumidifiers sold at Amazon also includes a unit from Keystone, and additional models from Frigidaire and EcoSeb.
The most popular selling dehumidifiers from Amazon are two models offered by Frigidaire. A Keystone dehumidifier is the third top seller, followed by two more units from Frigidaire. Out of the top ten best selling dehumidifers at Amazon, six of them are Frigidaire units. The second half of the top ten bestselling list contains units from Ivation, Friedrich and Keystone, as well as the other Frigidaire dehumidifiers.
People who bought dehumidifiers from Best Buy gave the best customer ratings to units from Whynter, Honeywell and Royal Sovereign. High ratings were also awarded to a DeLonghi dehumidifier as well as another Whynter unit. The second half of the top ten best rated list from Best Buy includes four models from Frigidaire and a Danby unit.
Much like Amazon, Best Buy customers purchase more Frigidaire dehumidifiers than any other manufacturer. The four best selling units are Frigidaire models. Next most popular is a Keystone dehumidifier, followed by an offering from Royal Sovereign. Three models from SPT and a Hisense unit round out the top ten best sellers list from Best Buy.
Customers at AJ Madison bought a Frigidaire dehumidifier more often than any other unit. The second best selling model from AJ Madison is a dehumidifier from Danby. A Supentown unit is next, followed by another Danby model. A Whynter unit follows next in the list, after which are two more Danby models. The remainder of the top ten best selling dehumidifiers list from AJ Madison is comprised of a Frigidaire unit and two more offerings from Supentown.
People who bought dehumidifiers from Air-N-Water clearly favored models from NewAir over any other manufacturers. Two NewAir units claim the top spots in the top ten bestsellers list. A Frigidaire dehumidifier is next in line, followed by two other NewAir units. A Honeywell model comes next in the list, followed by a dehumidifier from Ideal Air. The rest of the top ten top selling dehumidifiers list from Air-N-Water is made up of units from Frigidaire and Soleus. Out of the sources we researched, Air-N-Water had a better selection of larger dehumidifiers that could be better for very big jobs or industrial applications.
Looking at which dehumidifiers are sold most often, Frigidaire is the clear standout, selling more units from major retailers such as Amazon and Best Buy. They also make the best selling model from AJ Madison, and the third most popular unit from Air-N-Water. Frigidaire units are also very prominent in the highest customer ratings realm from all of the sources we researched. Other popular dehumidifier manufacturers based on customer reviews and ratings are Keystone, Danby and NewAir.
Be sure to carefully check the specifications of the dehumidifiers you are looking at purchasing before you make your final decision. Different models are designed for varying sizes of rooms or buildings, but most of the models we looked at can be used for home or business use, depending on your specific needs.