Lasko DH201 Small Space Dehumidifier Manual


Lasko DH201 Small Space Dehumidifier Manual


Failure to comply with the warnings listed below may result in electric shock or serious injury.


When using this dehumidifier, always follow basic safety precautions, including the following:

  • Keep this product out of the reach of children and pets.
  • Use this appliance only for its intended purpose as described in the instruction manual.
  • Never operate this dehumidifier in an area that is likely to accumulate standing water. If this condition develops, for your safety disconnect the power supply before stepping into the water.
  • Never unplug your dehumidifier by pulling on the power cord. Always grip plug firmly and pull
    straight out from the receptacle.
  •  Replace immediately all electric service cords that have become frayed or otherwise damaged.A damaged power supply cord must be replaced with a new power supply cord obtained from the manufacturer and not repaired. Do no use a cord that shows cracks or abrasion damage along its length or at either the plug or connector end.
  • Do not handle the plug with wet hands.
  •  If the receptacle does not match the plug, the receptacle must be changed out by a qualified electrician.
  •  Turn the dehumidifier OFF and unplug it before cleaning.
  •  Do not submerse this product in water. Do not clean the unit or tank with detergents or chemicals of any kind. Do not use sharp-edged objects to clean the product.
  • Do not treat the tank with any chemicals, oils, fragrances, etc. They will damage the unit and void the manufacturer’s warranty.
  • Always place this dehumidifier on a firm, flat & level surface. Do not place this product directly
    against a wall or underneath a wall cupboard or similar. The device needs sufficient clearance.
  • Disassembly, repair or remodeling by an unauthorized person may result in serious harm and will void the manufactures warranty.
  •  For your safety, do not store or use combustible materials, gasoline or other flammable vapors or liquids in the vicinity of this or any other appliance.
  • Do not use outdoors.


  • DEHUMIDIFYING TECHNOLOGY: Peltier (thermo-electric)
  • POWER SUPPLY: 12V DC, 60Hz, 5A
  • DIMENSIONS: 5.24″ L x 8.11″ W x 13.39″ H
  • WEIGHT: 4.15 lbs. (not including packaging)


Lasko-DH201Small Space Dehumidifier



  1.  Select a firm, level and flat location for the dehumidifier
    CAUTION: For proper air flow, locate the unit at least 1 foot from any wall or furniture.
  2. Make sure the vents on the back of the product free of dirt and are not blocked.
  3. Connect the power cord to the dehumidifier then plug the power cord into a 120V AC outlet.

Your device is fitted with an interlock and will only work properly if the condensation tank is inserted correctly.
Best results will be obtained when the windows and doors are closed in the room where the dehumidifier is being used.
When moving the dehumidifier, always lift unit by the carrying handle located on the back.


  1. Turn the unit power ON.
  2. The green power-on light shows that the device is operating.
  3. To switch off the device, press the ON/OFF switch.


The green power-on light will turn to red when the condensation tank is full.

  1.  Turn off the device and disconnect from the power supply.
  2.  Remove and empty the condensation tank.
  3.  Replace the tank and plug it back in.

To prevent the water tank from becoming accidentally dislodged, once fitted into the housing,it is secured to prevent any possible movement. When removing the tank, grip the two hand holds provided and then pull the tank away from the body to release it from the housing.In this way you reduce the amount of force necessary to overcome the locking device and then you can remove the water tank in one motion.


Always turn off then disconnect the power supply when not in use or before cleaning or storing.Allow the device to cool down to room temperature before you clean it and or/stow it away.Always empty the condensation tank. Risk of Electric Shock!

  1.  Disconnect the power supply.
  2. Allow device to cool down.
  3.  Use a dry cloth to remove dust on the outside of the device.
  4.  Clean the ventilation slots at regular intervals with vacuum or soft brush to remove dust and dirt.
  5. Make sure to remove all water from the condensation tank before storing.


The device does not seem to be working.The main plug is not connected with the main power supply.

The condensation tank is full or not inserted correctly.

Insert the main plug into the main power supply.


Empty the condensation tank. Insert into the device correctly.

The device has switched off during operation.The condensation tank is full.Empty the condensation tank.



To the consumer, Guardian Technologies LLC warrants this product to be free of defects in materials or workmanship commencing upon the date of the original purchase. In order to be eligible for this Limited
Warranty, an original sales receipt or comparable substitute proof of purchase bearing the date of original purchase is required. Refer to the original product carton or specific product/model page on the Guardian
Technologies website for warranty length for your particular model. This warranty applies only to the original purchaser of this product from the original date of purchase. This warranty covers product purchased from
authorized distributors only.This warranty applies to repair or replacement of product found to be defective in materials or workmanship.This warranty does not apply to damage resulting from unusual wear, commercial, abusive, unreasonable use or supplemental damage. This warranty does not cover damage from unauthorized repairs or from any use not in accordance with the instruction manual. Defects that are the result of normal wear and tear will not be considered manufacturing defects under this warranty.If this product should become defective within the warranty period, we will repair or replace any defective parts free of charge. All warranty repairs must be completed by Guardian Technologies LLC.

This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights (other rights may vary from state to state in the U.S.A.) To submit product under warranty the complete machine must be delivered pre-paid to Guardian Technologies LLC. Please include complete information including: the problem, the model number of the product, the day of purchase, and a copy of the original sales receipt along with your name, address, and telephone (email optional). Address returns to the attention of: Customer Service, at the address below.Additional questions or comments can be made toll free to the number listed below. USA and Canada Guardian Technologies LLC 26251 Bluestone Blvd.Euclid, Ohio 44132 1.866.603.5900  Please go to to register your product. We consider the registration process important to ensuring superior service to our customers, however submitting the warranty registration is optional and does not affect your rights to utilize this warranty according to the conditions stated above.


Lasko DH201 Small Space Dehumidifier Manual

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