Relative humidity / Posts

Is it normal that condensation forms on the windows of my new home?

...relative humidity (RH). If you don’t have an air exchanger yet that is likely part of the problem, as moisture you generate in the home (through washing, cook...

Posted by Anonymous April 19, 2017, 10:30 a.m. Ventilation 1 Responses

My door lock keeps freezing to the point I can’t open it, any idea why this would happen?

...humidity level in your home if it is too high, so first hit the hardware store and pick up a hygrometer to measure the indoor relative humidity, They cost abo...

Posted by Anonymous Nov. 13, 2016, 1:15 p.m. Walls and Roofs 1 Responses

High humidity levels and coldness

...humidity inside my home is still high 50-65% . Furthermore, a contractor recommended installing an air purifying system, adding additional insulation in the a...

Posted by JR Tadinac Aug. 21, 2019, 11:26 a.m. Healthy indoor air quality 3 Responses

How do you get rid of mould in a bathroom?

...relative humidity, relative humidity levels (RH) should not exceed 50%.

Posted by Anonymous Oct. 28, 2017, 9:50 a.m. Healthy indoor air quality 1 Responses

hydronic radiant cooling

...Relative Humidity low. Alternatively, we would propose you simply use the floor for radiant heat, and cool the air in your house instead as is typically done. ...

Posted by dean c April 30, 2019, 8:01 p.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 Responses

Leak from attic

...Relative Humidity) and see what it says. They could be using it because the air is dry, but it could lead to mold so they may not be doing themselves any favour...

Posted by Markus Duess Feb. 11, 2019, 12:42 a.m. Roof assemblies - renovation 1 Responses

What type of wood can be installed on a radiant floor?

...relative humidity. Some hardwood species perform reasonably well in this capacity, but we would recommend that you first consider engineered hardwood for adde...

Posted by Anonymous Dec. 11, 2017, 1:59 p.m. Flooring and stairs 1 Responses

How do I get rid of carpenter ants?

...humidity level in the home low, down below 40% Relative humidity if you can. Avoid leaving out any food that might attract ants. Signs of carpenter ant in...

Posted by Anonymous Nov. 14, 2017, 10:27 a.m. Pest control 1 Responses

What is the best way to insulate a home from the outside?

...relative humidity.

Posted by Anonymous Dec. 12, 2017, 11:58 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses