Last updated on June 22nd, 2022
Is it possible to use an air purifier and humidifier together? Will my humidifier work with an air purifier? Can you turn on humidifier and air purifiers in the same room? These are all important questions that many homeowners have. In this article, we will answer these questions as well as provide some safety precautions for operating both of these devices.
It is very likely that your humidifier will work with an air purifier since they perform completely different tasks.
Using Air Purifier & Humidifier At The Same Time: Tips
Down below I have listed some important factors to consider before using both of these devices together:
- Do not use humidifiers and air cleaners (or any other type of device) on high settings near each other because this may cause increased airflow which can lead to a decrease in effectiveness for both types of machines.
- It’s best to place them at least 15 feet away from one another so they don’t compete against each other or remove allergens/particles from different areas in the same room.
- Consider having a separate humidifying system outside the bedroom if you have allergies or asthma so that you can humidify the air in other areas without affecting your health.
- If you want to humidify a large space, use multiple units rather than all one type of machine so that they don’t compete against each other for airflow and moisture levels.
So to answer the questions ‘Will my humidifier work with an air purifier?‘ or ‘Can I use air purifier and humidifier together safely?‘ the answer would be ‘Yes, you can!‘