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Category: Humidity

  • Do mini-splits dehumidify effectively?

    Do mini-splits dehumidify effectively?

    Comfort is created through a combination of factors; it’s not just about adjusting the indoor climate in order to reduce being too hot or too cold. While finding your perfect temperature is crucial for comfort, other factors to consider include noise, indoor air quality, and humidity. A humid climate significantly contributes to discomfort during warmer…

  • Common HVAC issues in humid climates

    Common HVAC issues in humid climates

    As this blog is being written, the humidity here in Warwick, Rhode Island, is 90%. According to research by Building Science Corporation, an elevated relative humidity of 70% or higher can lead to structural problems with mold, corrosion, decay, and other moisture-related surface deterioration. If you also live in a region with high levels of…