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It would seem I can't get my humidifier to work.It is a Essick Air ED11800.I have got it against a interior wall away from any heating vents,changed the filter,and set the humidity level at 60%,ran it for up to 48 hrs on high and it will not, or has not, left 45% humidity. It uses the heck out of the water ,I am with in the square footage suggested,so I am at a loss! Any Ideas would be very helpful!

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If you are using large amounts of water and it is not leaking anywhere than I would be inclined to think that your humidity indicator is not correct. Do you notice any differences since you have been using it,such as less static electricity,skin and hair not as dry as usual or house plants looking better if you have any. Also not knowing what area you live in I don't have any idea what your normal atmospheric temperature or humidity are. Other factors to consider is how well your house is insulated,number of doors and windows and how many times doors are opened. Without knowing these things your humidifier may be doing all it can. Hope this is of some help.Thank

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