Home Moisture & Humidity Control

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10 Ways Fluctuating Humidity Levels Can Damage Your Home and Belongings

Are you ignoring the fluctuating humidity levels in your home? See how you could be endangering your personal items by doing so.

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How to Maintain the Proper Humidity Levels in Your Home

Humidity isn't just a part of the day's forecast. In your home, it's something you can combat and control just like you do with temperature.

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How to Prevent Moisture Accumulation

Controlling moisture in your home can be difficult, but better understanding how moisture moves in and out of your home will help.

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Best Home Humidity Level for Air Conditioning

Health issues are associated with dry air.

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How to Install a Humidity Control System

The right amount of humidity can have positive effects.

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House Wrap

The house wrap is an important feature of all houses because it allows moisture to pass through but not

How do I test my home humidity level?

If you want to test your home humidity level.

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Effects of Home Humidity Levels on Personal Health

A few tips to control the humidity level in your house for healthier living.

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Vapor Diffusion Retarders and Air Barriers

It's the moisture solution that goes by many names.

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How to Regulate the Humidity in the Basement

Humidity in basement rooms should be around 50%.

How to get Room to Room Humidity Control in Your Home

Room humidity control can be a lifesaver in the summer.

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5 Indoor Plants That Will Absorb Humidity in Your House

Too much humidity in your home could spell trouble.

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Does the Humidity in the House Affect the Rate of Mold Growth?

The humidity in the house can affect the growth of mold.

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Controlling the Humidity in a Green Room

It's very important to the health of the plants.

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How to Regulate the Humidity Level in the Garage

The humidity level in your garage can cause other issues.

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2 Factors that Affect the Humidity Level in a House

This can affect moisture damage and health.

How to Reduce Kitchen Humidity Levels

Humidity levels can be unbearable. Especially in the summer.

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How to Make a Humidity Control Chamber

You can make different types and sizes of humidity chamber.

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What Is the Ideal Home Humidity Level?

Too much moisture in the air inside your home is just as bad as too little. Read and adjust your humidity levels to the perfect range.

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Assess the Humidity Levels in Your Home

Keep a sharp eye out around your home or perform some simple tests to see if your humidity levels need adjustment.

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What is the best home humidity level for indoor plants?

Your home humidity level is important for both yourself and your plants. Indoor plants need the air to