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You're dealing with a basic fact of nature, water condenses on cold objects, so you need to either remove the water or the cold objects. The windows will typically be the coldest objects in your home since they have such a low R value. Start by reducing the humidity in your home, run exhaust fans in the kitchen and bathroom for longer when cooking and ...


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Their install guide says "Under normal conditions, Harmonics® flooring requires no acclimation period. Normal conditions are defined as a difference of no more than 25°F and 20% relative humidity between the stocking/transportation environment of the flooring and the final installation environment of the flooring. Outside of normal conditions, ...


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How the temp sensor works. The temperature sensor in a fan such as yours operate as a thermostat. As such there is a scheme in place to open and close a switch based upon the temperature that is sensed. There are various schemes and mechanisms used, some of them mechanical and others electrical or electronic. The most common scheme used is a metal strip or ...


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I use a Black and Decker Thermal Leak Detector to compare the temperature of the walls around rooms, windows, floors, etc. With it you can determine whether an outside wall in the kitchen is colder than one in another part of the house. Also, you can remove the cover plate on an outlet on a suspected wall and use a flashlight to check for insulation.


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Increasing the fan speed is an indication of a not-very good furnace serviceman. Whatever that did, it did it everywhere in the house, so the kitchen would have the same relative temperature. An energy consultant can help you, and bring an IR camera that can "see" if a wall is insulated. You'll also want to "balance" the vents, which means turning down ...


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The HVAC systems of most buildings are controlled by thermostats. However, in most offices and other public buildings, the thermostats are not accessible to the visitors. They are typically located out of sight, in areas where access is restricted, or they are physically protected in some other way.


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Unfortunately, dehumidifying the interior air won't be enough during cold nights. A -5 to +25 °C gradient means that to prevent condensation, the interior relative humidity will have to be below 10%—which is unhealthily dry. From +8 to 25 °C is much better: Condensation will occur only at R.H. above 32%—dry, but somewhat comfortable. ...



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