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We have electric baseboard heat. We do alot of...

We have electric baseboard heat. We do alot of cooking and we we don't have an external vent for the stove only an overhead range vent.

I took some readings over the weekend. With the...
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Yes the basement is concrete floor. There is no...

Yes the basement is concrete floor. There is no visible signs of moisture in the basement. We usually leave our exhaust fan on for 30 minutes after showers. There are 3 people and two cats in the...
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It's a three story house including the basement....

It's a three story house including the basement. It's an older house but was recently remodeled and seems to be fairly tight. We have noticed condensation on the windows and have slightly higher...
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Posted By larglin

Home Ventilation

I am looking to better ventilate my home but since we don't have any ductwork, I was looking for ideas. I have looked at HRV and ERV but most if not all require ductwork.
02-26-14, 07:19 AM
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Posted By larglin

Replacing electric baseboard heat

I am looking to replace the current baseboard heat in my house. They are older and don't heat the house very well. Does anyone ahve any suggestions for the best ones out there right now? Should i...
02-10-13, 01:01 PM
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Posted By larglin

It's a fiberglass shower stall

It's a fiberglass shower stall
02-10-13, 09:24 AM
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Posted By larglin

Bathroom Drywall

The drywall above my shower got wet and is starting to break apart. It looks like whoever put the shower in didn't seal the top of the shower correctly. I was going to cut out a portion of the...
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Posted By larglin

Thanks Bud and Airman, I will look into a...

Thanks Bud and Airman, I will look into a dehumidifier that also brings in fresh air.

We are looking to put in heat in our basement. We have electric throughout the house but we do have a natural...
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Posted By larglin

Thanks airman I will look into that. Bud,...

Thanks airman I will look into that.

Bud, it's just me and the wife right now so no excessive long showers. We are having our first child in April so that's why I have been looking to fix this...
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Posted By larglin

OK I got some readings from the basement. RH was...

OK I got some readings from the basement. RH was an average of 60% and temp was 48. We are putting heat in the basement.
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Posted By larglin

Bud

Would you be able to let me know what HRV Window Units you found? i tried to do a search for them but had no luck. Thanks!!
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Posted By larglin

Bud

The house is an older house i think like 60-70 years old but it was gutted and remodeled and from speaking with the contractor that did the remodel it seemed as though he made sure the house was...
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Posted By larglin

Bud

I will take some readings in the basement. We donít have any houseplants and I have checked the dryer vent and it looks to be functioning properly and is clean.

The Air exchange system that you...
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Posted By larglin

Bud

Yes we have seen condensation on our windows. I have been opening the windows for about a half hour each day and it seems to be helping but if I forget to close them the heat is constantly running. ...
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Posted By larglin

Thanks for the reply. Not looking for a free way...

Thanks for the reply. Not looking for a free way but just a way to help ventilate the air without putting in duct work. I will have to look into the HRV. Do you recommend any websites for me to look...
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Posted By larglin

Ventilation

I am looking for better ventilation in my house. Everything I have seen for ventilating a house are additions to ductwork. There is none in my house we have baseboard electric and no central ac. Are...
01-12-13, 02:28 PM
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Posted By larglin

I will have to pick up a RH meter and test...

I will have to pick up a RH meter and test different places in my house. When we purchased the house there weren't gutters on the house for some time and we had them put on as soon as we bought the...
01-12-13, 12:55 PM
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Posted By larglin

I have checked and replaced my exhaust from the...

I have checked and replaced my exhaust from the dryer and recently put in new fans in the bathrooms. We don't have a gas heater. I know there is some moisture in the basement and we have been...
01-12-13, 11:22 AM
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Posted By larglin

High Humidity/Condensation on Windows

My house has high humidity during the winter and condensation forms on the windows. We have the heat on in each room at alteast 55. Just to give you some details about my house it is a two story home...
01-10-13, 08:59 AM
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Posted By larglin

Thanks for the replies. I have a water mitigation...

Thanks for the replies. I have a water mitigation system around the footer of my basement wall (basement wall is an old stone wall) and I had about 5 waterproofing companies come take a look at my...
01-10-13, 07:08 AM
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Posted By larglin

Vapor Barrier

I am installing a vapor barrier on my foundation wall and was looking for recommendations on what to use to adhere the vapor barrier to the wall at the beginning. I have seam tape and plugs to...
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