How to Make a Homemade Dehumidifier?

Last Updated on August 16, 2020 by The Dehumidifier Experts

If you can’t afford an electrical dehumidifier, build a DIY rock salt dehumidifier

Preventing mold and mildew growth is a never-ending battle and you may not be able to purchase a top-rated dehumidifier right now. But there are homemade remedies to reduce indoor humidity levels that are affordable that you can do to escape those hot humid summer nights.

Even a homemade dehumidifier will help you remove excess moisture from the air effectively as long as you follow the instructions correctly. Through this article, you will learn how to make your own dehumidifier the easiest way.

A Homemade Dehumidifier

The Materials and Tools You Will Need to Build a Dehumidifier

To make the best homemade dehumidifier possible, you need the right materials and use the right tools. Here is a list of those items so you can protect your home without spending a lot of money:

  • A power drill
  • One fan
  • Tin snips
  • Rock Salt (you can replace it with other moisture absorbers as you want, like calcium chloride or silica gel)
  • 2 Buckets
  • 1 Stand
  • One pen
  • A hygrometer
  • A screwdriver
  • Netting or chicken wire


How to Make Homemade Dehumidifier – the Steps to Follow

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