PROPER USE OF DEHUMIDIFIERS IN A HEATING CLIMATE

(a heating climate is where you spend more money on heating your home in the winter than money spent cooling your home in the summer) Dehumidifiers should be considered a necessary part of the home mechanical system, just as you would have a heating system and running water. While some older homes (pre 1950’s) may …

PROPER WAY TO FINISH BASEMENT WALLS IN A HEATING CLIMATE

(a heating climate is where you spend more money on heating your home in the winter than money spent cooling your home in the summer) UNFINISHED BASEMENT WALLS – If the studded walls in the basement are left unfinished with only fiberglass insulation and visqueen (aka vapor barrier or plastic sheeting), there is a strong …