Important tips for use

Around the house

  • Use DampRid in bathrooms, kitchens, bedrooms, basements, laundry rooms, closets, mud rooms, garages or wherever excess moisture or stubborn odors are a recurring problem
  • Protect valuable clothing and fabrics with DampRid in coat closets, linen closets and storage closets
  • Use Hi-Capacity products for large areas up to 1000 sq.ft.
  • DampRid products will need to be replaced more often in high-humidty or high temperature conditions
  • When refillable DampRid products are full of water, just pour the liquid out and refill with more of our all-natural crystals, for disposable products, simply discard it when the crystals are gone
  • Keep all DampRid products out of the reach of children and pets
  • DampRid does not absorb standing water, only moisture from the air
  • If you encounter standing water around your home, wear rubber boots, safety gloves and eye protection while addressing the issue

In vacation homes and rentals

  • Use DampRid products to eliminate excess moisture and protect your valuable investments like vacation homes or rental properties
  • Use DampRid in closets, garages, boats or storage areas where humidity or odors can be a prohlem
  • DampRid will need to be replaced more often in high humidty or high temperature conditions
  • When refillable DampRid products are full of water, just pour the liquid out and refill with more of our all-natural crystals, for disposable products, simply discard it when the crystals are gone
  • Keep all DampRid products out of the reach of children and pets

On the boat

  • Whether your boat is in storage or on the water, DampRid protects your valuable investment against mold and mildew
  • DampRid products will need to be replaced more often in high-humidty or high-temperature conditions
  • DampRid does not absorb standing water, only moisture from the air
  • When refillable DampRid products are full of water, just pour the liquid out and refill with more of our all-natural crystals, for disposable products, simply discard it when the crystals are gone
  • Keep all DampRid products out of the reach of children and pets

For RVs and campers

  • Whether your RV is in storage or on the road, DampRid eliminates excess moisture and strong odors
  • Use DampRid in the kitchen, closets and bathroom areas or wherever damp, musty air is a recurring problem
  • Place in an area it will not tip over when the RV is in motion, as a small amount of leakage is possible
  • DampRid will need to be replaced more often in high-humidty or high-temperature conditions
  • When refillable DampRid products are full of water, just pour the liquid out and refill with more of our all-natural crystals, for disposable products, simply discard it when the crystals are gone
  • Keep all DampRid products out of the reach of children and pets

In the car

  • Prevent or eliminate excess moisture or odors in your car with a DampRid Disposable Moisture Absorber under one of the seats, or for odor control only, use Odor Genie
  • When your car is not in use, close all the windows and sun-roof for more effective moisture or odor control
  • DampRid products will need to be replaced more often in high-humidty or high-temperature conditions
  • Use Odor Genie under a seat to keep cars in storage smelling fresh
  • DampRid products can reduce the moisture in car interiors accidentally exposed to the rain
  • When refillable DampRid products are full of water, just pour the liquid out and refill with more of our all-natural crystals, for disposable products, simply discard it when the crystals are gone
  • Keep all DampRid products out of the reach of children and pets

Before and after a storm

  • Remove moisture from small possessions, including cellphones and other electronic devices, by placing DampRid in an air-tight container with the item until it dries out
  • Eliminate moisture in car interiors accidentally exposed to the rain by closing the windows and sunroof and placing DampRid under the seat
  • DampRid does not absorb standing water, only moisture from the air
  • If you encounter standing water, wear rubber boots, safety gloves and eye protection while addressing the issue
  • Keep children and pets from affected areas until your cleanup is complete
  • Extract water from indoor spaces with a wet/dry vacuum or sump pump, if necessary
  • Dry items as soon as possible—do not leave wet boxes or piles, spread items out immediately to dry
  • Remove items that have been wet for 48 hours or more and can’t be properly cleaned or dried at home including carpet and padding, rugs, drywall, insulation, ceiling tiles, upholstery, bedding, wallpaper, clothing, books and more
  • Consult local authorities on how, when and where to responsibly dispose of storm debris
  • Open doors and vents to allow proper circulation and air flow, use fans and space heaters to speed up drying
  • Position fans to blow outdoors to help prevent the spread of mold
  • Use an electric dehumidifier for additional drying capacity if it is safe to do so and power is available
  • Use a wood moisture meter to determine the moisture level in your home’s framing—do not reseal it until the framing has dried out properly
  • Thoroughly clean all hard surfaces with hot water and soap, then disinfect with a solution of one cup of household bleach and five gallons of water
  • If mold is a concern, use Home Armor® cleaners to remove and prevent mold and mold staining, or consider using a professional mold remediation service