Ever walked into your home and felt like you’ve stepped into a tropical rainforest? If your living space feels more damp and musty than cosy, it’s time to call in the cavalry — a dehumidifier!

Living in Singapore can feel like a never-ending sauna due to our high humidity, still air, and warm temperatures. But it’s not just about discomfort; high humidity can attract mould and mildew, which can damage your belongings and cause musty odours. Having a dehumidifier in your room, or even a mini portable one for your office or car, can make all the difference.

Say farewell to mould, odours, and other unwanted guests with our 5 best dehumidifiers in Singapore for all budgets.

1. EuropAce 3-IN-1 EDH 6601S

Photo: EuropAce 3-IN-1 EDH 6601S

Looking for a powerful solution to manage humidity in large areas? Meet the EuropAce 3-IN-1 EDH 6601S Dehumidifier ($699), your new ally in maintaining a moisture-free environment, even in commercial spaces.

This robust machine, with its elegant rose-gold design, can efficiently control humidity levels, thanks to its larger capacity. It’s equipped with a 3-step air purification system that includes silver ions, a pre-filter, and a carbon charcoal filter, ensuring not just dry but also clean air. It’s like having a mini air spa right in your space.

But wait, there’s more! The EuropAce 3-IN-1 EDH 6601S Dehumidifier comes with a unique laundry mode to keep your clothes dry and fresh. It’s like having a sunny day indoors for your clothes.

EuropAce 3-IN-1 EDH 6601S Dehumidifier

2. Novita PuriDry ND2000 Air Purifier and Dehumidifier

Photo: Novita PuriDry ND2000 Air Purifier and Dehumidifier

If you’re just moving into a new home and haven’t bought your home essentials, we recommend a 2-in-1 device to save space and money. The Novita PuriDry ($599) is a solid pick that comes with an air purifier function.

It can absorb to 20l of moisture in a day and can keep a space of up to 50sqm dry. It’s also a whizz at drying wet laundry indoors, a lifesaver on cloudy days or for busy households.

Alongside its dehumidifying and drying powers, the PuriDry also packs a full-function HEPA filter and built-in ioniser for top-notch air sanitisation. It’s proven to remove 99.99% of fine airborne impurities within 1 minute.

Novita PuriDry ND2000 Air Purifier and Dehumidifier

3. Stera Sun Smart Dehumidifier

Photo: Stera Sun Smart Dehumidifier

Small but mighty, the Sterra Sun™ Dehumidifier ($349) is like the pocket rocket of dehumidifiers. It can zap up to 12 litres of moisture from the air everyday, which is equivalent to 24 bottles of 500ml mineral water!

Sterra Sun uses a super-efficient Dehumidifying Technology, whipped up by the world’s biggest and most advanced manufacturer of rotary compressors. Despite its power, it only produces 45 dB of noise, which is about as loud as a quiet room or a gentle rainfall.

It’s even got an Auto-Stop Technology, which means it’ll power down automatically once the water tank is full, saving you from any unnecessary electricity bills.

Stera Sun Smart Dehumidifier

4. LG Dual Inverter Dehumidifier

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Got some tricky spots at home? No worries! LG’s 30L Dual Inverter Dehumidifier with Ionizer ($699) is the superhero of dehumidifiers. It comes with extra hose attachments that ensures that every nook and cranny, such as your drawers, cabinets, or storeroom, has their humidity levels controlled. The Y-hose is perfect for shoes, while for T-hose for narrow closets.

Furthermore, unlike those ordinary compressors or single inverter compressors that typically tag along with dehumidifiers, LG’s 30L Dual Inverter Dehumidifier is a game-changer. It’s also a whizz at conserving energy and is as quiet as a library whisper. Lastly, this is the perfect dehumidifier if you have pets at home, as it also releases antibacterial nano ions to keep the air germ-free.

LG Dual Inverter Dehumidifier

5. Philips 2-in-1 Air Purifier and Dehumidifier

Photo: Philips 2-in-1 Air Purifier and Dehumidifier

Planning a home makeover? Why not save some cash and space with Philips’ 2-in-1 Air Purifier and Dehumidifier ($699)? It’s like getting two for the price of one!

This little wonder can slurp up to 25 litres of moisture a day, with 5 humidity levels for you to pick from: 40%, 50%, 60%, 70%, and 80%. It even has a ‘dry laundry’ mode that cranks up the fan speed to get your indoor laundry dry faster than you can say “Philips”.

Plus, its air purification feature is a true champ, scrubbing up to 270 cubic metres of air per hour squeaky clean, according to the Clean Air Delivery Rate (CADR). This means just one of these dehumidifiers can handle the hustle and bustle of a 4-room HDB flat.

Philips 2-in-1 Air Purifier and Dehumidifier

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