humidifier are many: They can increase indoor's air quality, combat the negative effects of dry air and dehydration while enabling the body's immune system to better defend itself against harmful germs. We all know that dry air is the number one cause of respiratory infections, nose bleeds and repeated episodes of winter colds, so lets take a look at some options available today. Fred Humidifier by Stadler Form Designed by Matti Walker, Fred stands solidly on 3 steel weighted legs. This air humidifier produces hot, clean steam that is free from minerals and bacteria, and rescues you and your home furnishings from the damaging dry air of the modern home. It has a sleek design that we love. Anton Ultrasonic Humidifier This is another jewel designed by Matti Walker. Even if it is easily overlooked because of its diminutive size, rooms of up to 250 sq. ft. pose no challenge to Anton. It is an ultrasonic humidifier made of resistant materials, capable of perfectly distributing the fragrance of your preferred scented oil throughout the room. Equipped with an anti-calcium Cartridge and Ionic Silver Cube TM, Anton will not leave the white powdery film produced by other humidifiers and will keep the water clean. Easy operation are maintained by control buttons located out of sight on the underside. Easy readability of the water level is indicated by a LED indicator lights which switch from blue to red when the tank is empty. William Ultrasonic Humidifier The William Ultrasonic Humidifier ($230) from Stadler Form will keep up to 1,000 square feet of your home nice and humid. The humidifier will help your skin and body stay in good shape through the colder months and has several luxury features for convenience. The sleek black box is equipped with an off timer, sleep mode (with dimmed lights), preheating, and a turnable mist diffuser. This humidifier is low in power consumption and has a maximum output of 3.5 gallons of water per day. Humidifier S Aroma This is a great design from Plus Minus Zero; a sleek cylindrical shape with glossy finish. Compact yet functional. Using an internal tank of 500 ml, the humidifier still operates for up to 8 hours in long mode. You can use it next to your bed or even at the office. Very convenient.