Originally Posted by NavyLCDR
Just make sure that the dehumidifier either restarts automatically after a power outage, or that someone restarts it. My dehumidifier will not restart itself after a power outage.
Mine are dumb dehumidifiers. The only control is a rotary switch, on/off at the left extreme, further rotation adjusts the humidistat.
I get them, sometimes for free, sometimes for $20-25, on Craigslist.