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Not enough humidity

I have a bemus 14 gal humidifier. For some reason it is not using water like it used to. I put a new filter in it every year. I used to have to fill it twice a day but now its only once a day. Everything looks ok and the fan is working ok. The wick seems to be saturated but I cant get the humidity level up where it belongs. My house is appx. 1700 sqaure feet.

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    does not use water

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Thanks for your question,
seems to me you have a calcium build up inside the unit, something has slowed down the humidification process and that would be the most likely cause, you should run some diluted (CLR) through it and this should take care of the build up, leave it set for a while with the diluted solution in it then drain it out, and refill, give that a try and it should help, also check to make sure the fan is not getting cloged with dust and clean that too, thanks again for your question, please let us know how we did,
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