Dehumidifiers recalled due to fire risk
The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced 12 brands of dehumidifiers have been recalled, stating the devices can overheat, smoke and catch fire.
More than $2 million in property damage has already been reported.
The dehumidifiers were sold under the brand names Danby, De’Longhi, Fedders, Fellini, Frigidaire, Gree, Kenmore, Norpole, Premiere, Seabreeze, SoleusAir and SuperClima.
A refund will be offered on affected models.
For more information about the recall, visit greedehumidifierrecall.com.
Gree may also be contacted at (866) 853-2802 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.