- Updated May 8, 2018
- Posted by: Amy Keller
- Category: Frigidaire
When looking for the best dehumidifier, make sure you analyze the Frigidaire units because these are among the most efficient dehumidifiers and the Frigidaire FFAD7033R1 couldn’t be different. It’s one of the latest models that can absorb up to 70 pints per day and can keep your home safe from mold and mildew. As for the price, it ranges between $269 and $319, depending on the dealer and the discounts available. The following review will help you discover how effective this dehumidifier is and how well will it meet your needs.
The aspect of the Frigidaire dehumidifier is pretty simple and minimalist, in a neutral white color that easily fits in any home décor. The dimensions are 23.8” H x 15.2” D x 11.3” D and the weight is 47 pounds, ranking it among the average size dehumidifiers that can be used in large rooms like garages and basements. Thanks to the top handle, the integrated side handles, and the caster wheels, the dehumidifier can be easily transported to any room that requires moisture absorption, which means this is a dehumidifier for the entire house. The entire design is based on a SpaceWise idea that makes it very easy to maneuver. On top, there is a sleek control panel with user-friendly controls that enable you to make your selections with the simple touch of a button.
It comes with a 6.5′ long power cord with cord wrap that eliminates the necessity for extension cords. For added ease of use, the water bucket is conveniently placed at the front of the unit and you can easily take the bucket out by simply pulling by the carry handle. No water will be spilled due to the splash guard feature.
This model has been designed with convenience in mind and all the features are proof of this. The main idea is to be easy to use and functional, so it boasts some great features like the full tank alert system that notifies you when the tank capacity is almost full and you need to empty it. It also includes a continuous drain option so you can connect it to a drain and allow the bucket to empty itself. Moreover, the dehumidifier also includes an automatic shut-off feature that turns it off when the tank is full and it is not connected to a drain. All these features ensure ease of use and safety in use.
Thanks to the efficiency of this dehumidifier, you will be able to ensure a safer living environment for your family as it will also improve the air quality while reducing the air humidity. This is possible due to the removable and washable filter that collects bacteria, indoor odors, and other air impurities that temper with the quality of your indoor air.
To ensure the air will reach the right humidity level, the device comes with a built-in adjustable humidistat that allows you to select the desired room humidity it will have to reach. You simply select the air humidity percentage you wish it to reach and it will start absorbing air moisture until it reaches that particular level.
You can personalize the operating of this dehumidifier as you like since it enables you to select the fan speed and the amount of time you want it to operate for. Everything is very easy with this dehumidifier and you will be pleased with how well it fits your needs.
|Dimensions||23.8” x 15.2” x 11.3”|
|Dehumidification Capacity||70 Pints|
|Reservoir Capacity||13.1 Pints|
|Maximum Noise Output||51 dB|
|Full Bucket Indicator/Alert||Yes|
A very important aspect of household appliances is the energy efficiency that influences their operating. This one is an Energy Star certified unit that uses less energy and reduces the overall electricity usage so you will manage to lower your household electricity bill. The measured power draw of the dehumidifier is 632 watts while operating to reach a 50% relative humidity, which is an average consumption, compared to other similar models.
This item is a dehumidifier designed to operate in low temperatures of 41F, which makes it suitable for basements and garages. Also, it’s very silent and manages to yield very high without creating too much noise, so you can even use it in living rooms and bedrooms. An aspect that doesn’t impress too much is the warranty that is one of the shortest available, of only 1 year for parts and 1 year for labor. Still, customers who have been using this dehumidifier state that it operates without any issues for much longer than that.