Keystone KSTAD70B 70-Pint Dehumidifier review

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Who wants their home full of ill-smelling, mold, and unhealthy and allergic environment and rusty tools in the basement? Surely, no one will want this situation, but what to do if you have a large basement in that area where annoying humidity level always remains high. If dust mites, odor, mold and mildew bothering you, this is the right time to buy a large capacity basement dehumidifier.

The Keystone Energy Star KSTAD70B 70-pint dehumidifier will be your ultimate choice when you will see its high efficiency, durability, quick response, necessary indicators and alerts, auto restart and shut-off, electronic controls, and ease of use.

Keystone KSTAD70B 70-Pint

Although this unit comes with a smaller water bucket, it has other option for drain, as it comes with a built-in pump for continuous drainage. The Keystone Energy Star KSTAD70B 70-pint dehumidifier is relatively higher proficient model when we compare with the other brands of similar capacity.

Specs and Features of Keystone KSTAD70B

  • Removes 70 pints of moisture in 24-hours
  • Comes with digital display and simple electronic controls
  • Energy efficient and ease of use
  • Fan runs with normal and turbo speed, when turned on turbo humidity decreased more rapidly
  • Water bucket full indicator with auto shut-off function, bucket is front loaded providing easy access for emptying manually
  • Effortless washable filter with indicator and alert to tell the time to clean the filter
  • Gives smooth operation up to minimum 41°F (5°C)
  • 24-hour ON/OFF timer with a delay to prevent compressor from overloading
  • Auto defrost mode to defrost frozen moisture from the coils
  • Auto restart function in case the power goes off
  • Energy Star certified and follows the criteria maintained by the US Department of Energy and the US Environmental Protection Agency.

How Keystone KSTAD70B Dehumidifier Works

Once the Keystone KSTAD70B is turned on it will start sucking humid air through its fan. If you want to a rapid change in humidity level, turn the fan speed on turbo. The fan will let the air go toward coils to suck the vapor out of air. The defrost mode will be activated if the moist is freezing due to low temperature. Afterwards, the air will be reheated by heating coil. The dust in the air is sucked through mesh filter. Now the warm and clean air is thrown back into the room. Set the required humidity level from humidistat. When the humidity level will be maintained the unit will automatically turn off.

Things I Like in the Keystone KSTAD70B Dehumidifier

Energy Efficient: This model stands out from the group in energy efficiency and you can save lots of cash on utility bills

Noise Output: Gives quiet operation with minimal noise

Value: Very economical product even with high efficiency

Moisture Removal: Maintains humidity level and reduces moisture from the air more quickly and efficiently than many of same capacity brands

Defrost Mode: Highly recommended due to defrosting mode in this price tag, which allows the unit to run smoothly in low temperature

Durability & Portability: More reliable, compatible, portable, and durable as the customers have given high rating in these areas to this model. Light in weight when we compare with other 70-pint models

Things I don’t Like

Size of Water Bucket: Water bucket of Keystone KSTAD70B Dehumidifier is not a match with its large capacity. It comes with the size of nearly 10-pints. If you have no suitable drain and clearing water bucket manually then it will be a hassle.

Poor Quality Adapter: Gravity hose needs a separate adapter to be fitted. Gravity drainage adapter comes with the unit, but its quality is not up to the required level

The Keystone KSTAD70B Comparison with Other 70-Pint Dehumidifiers

Value: When you will compare the prices of all 70-pint dehumidifiers whether they are superior to the Keystone KSTAD70B or inferior in other areas, this model stands out from the whole crowd having price tag just low than $200.

Noise Output: The Keystone is one of the most noise-free dehumidifiers. Most of the same class dehumidifiers i.e. Danby DDR70A2GP, Honeywell DH70W, Haier HM70EP, GE ADEL70LR, RCA RDH705, Haier DE65EM, Whirlpool AD70GUSB, Friedrich D70BP, Delonghi DD70PE produce more noise than our Keystone KSTAD70B.

Energy Efficiency: This model is among the first four brands those are more energy efficient dehumidifiers. Haier HM70EP, SPT SD-72PE, GE ADEL70LR, RCA RDH705, Kenmore KM70, Hisense DH-70KP1SLE, Friedrich D70BP, and Delonghi DD70PE consume more power than the Keystone.

Portability: This brand is one of the lightest dehumidifiers among the large capacity class dehumidifiers. With caster wheels and compact design, it is very easy to maneuver the unit anywhere.

Final Thoughts

The Keystone KSTAD70B dehumidifier is fully equipped with auto features to provide the comfort and convenience. It needs little maintenance and care except its low-capacity water bucket. If we compare this large capacity unit with the other 70-pint brands, we’ll find it standing out from the crowd. With a number of powerful features and high-efficiency, price of this model is a great attraction for its buyers. You will not only save your money at the time of purchasing this unit, but it also will save you a lot in your monthly electricity bills.

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