Essick Air Humidifiers with 9+ Fan Speed Selections
In order to provide a very high moisture output level, console humidifiers require powerful fans and motors. These large, powerful fans move a lot of air on high speed, so they will make more fan noise the higher you set the fan speed. Simply put, all high output console humidifiers are loud on their top speed settings. Unfortunately, many humidifiers on the market have only 2 or 3 speed selections, which require you to choose between a quiet setting which is low in output and ineffective at maintaining comfortable humidity levels, or a high setting which can keep your humidity at a comfortable level but is accompanied by very loud fan noise which makes living with the humidifier virtually impossible.
All of the models listed below offer at least 9 speeds to choose from, which offers the ultimate in flexibility for choosing the best performance and noise level for your preferences: