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will a dehumidifier cool a room down that has no ac or windows?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:50 AM on Jun. 6, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • No. Dehumidmifiers are meant to pull moisture from the air. They are often used in basements where it tends to be more damp than the rest of the house.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:51 AM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • It'll feel more comfortable in the room,but won't technically be cooler
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 9:57 AM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • You will feel cooler, but the thermometer won't change. It does work to help you function or sleep. GL.
    kjrn79

    Answer by kjrn79 at 10:13 AM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • What about using a cool mist vaporizer? It will add moisture to the air and it is pretty cold coming out. I have to use on in the winter because we have forced heat and the house gets too dry and we all get stuffy noses. My Dad came over once and said I shouldn't use it because its cooling the air down. But we needed the moisture!!
    summerbudbud

    Answer by summerbudbud at 10:20 AM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • Evaporation may cool the room a degree or two. A properly sized ceiling fan will lower the temperature at least seven degrees.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 12:27 PM on Jun. 6, 2010

  • Do not use a vaporizer - adding moisture to the air will make it feel worse. A dehumidifier won't do much but dry the air out. You could try using a dehumidifier and a fan to move the air.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:09 PM on Jun. 6, 2010

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