Before installing a permanent dehumidifier, consider the following:
Sizing: Ensure the dehumidifier for moldy basement is appropriately sized for the space to effectively control humidity.
Drainage: Most permanent dehumidifiers require a drainage system to remove the collected moisture. Ensure a suitable drainage option is available.
Power Supply: Ensure the availability of a reliable power source that meets the electrical requirements of the dehumidifier.
Professional Installation: For more complex installations or integration with HVAC systems, professional installation may be advisable.
Always refer to the manufacturer's installation instructions and, when in doubt, consult with a qualified HVAC professional for assistance.