Humidifiers - Recent Questions, Troubleshooting & Support
Why does my homedics humidifier shut off after 5 min?
Mine would stop because the float that shuts it off when the water is too low did not float high enough. There is a little cap that pulls off, then a white ring that has a small magnet in it. Take that off and put a nylon washer on the stem first, then the magnet ring, then replace the cap. Nylon floats and helps the magnet stay high enough to keep it running.
1 hour ago
I was cleaning my
For replacement parts contacting the manufacturer of the humidifier would be the best thing to do. They know what parts can be replaced and if they have service repair facilities or if you would need to work directly with the company. Germ Guardian website is www.germguardian.com
. Toll free 1-866-603-5900.
on Jan 16, 2019
Humidifier leaves film everywhere!
I talked to Kaz, a manufacturer of humidifiers, and they said this is referred to as "white dust". It's simply the minerals from your water settling on your furniture...I had to same problem so I called the manufacturer.
He said it's not dangerous but that I should use distilled water in my humidifier from now on since my water will always do that. He also stressed the importance of cleaning the unit weekly with a bleach and vinegar solution per the manufacturers specs.
on Jan 13, 2019
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