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Humidity control in small space

David Moreland | Posted in General Questions on

The space is a tool room that is 4′ x 20′. Its insulated well. Is there a dehumidifier for such a small space? Any other options? Zone 2A. 
  Comments and opinions are appreciated.

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  1. DCContrarian | | #1

    Oversizing a dehumidifier is not an issue. They have a humidistat control and will shut off when not needed.

  2. Steve Knapp CZ 3A Georgia | | #2

    Just buy an Energy Star rated dehumidifier to limit your electricity costs.

  3. Jon R | | #3

    Over-sizing will have some effect on efficiency. So I'd buy a smaller one if it has the same efficiency rating.

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