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"Dew point condensation" 11:45pm Thursday 22nd Nov | message edited once


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from: SOUTH YORKS

How do people deal with dew point condensation?

50 years ago my late father used to heavily insulate his fish house, then heat the whole building. I don't ever remember him having condensation problems.

Is that the only way to go?


Tony


koimasters

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"RE: Dew point condensation" 9:52am Friday 23rd Nov
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yep.air 2 degrees warmer than water.

voodoo_15_uk

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"RE: Dew point condensation" 12:10pm Friday 23rd Nov


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we have opened a window just a smidge to let the moisture out and it seems to have done he trick.


Laura

robholmes

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"RE: Dew point condensation" 4:00am Thursday 29th Nov
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Good tip Laura......it's done the trick for me too
pauland sue

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"RE: Dew point condensation" 3:33pm Monday 26th Nov
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last here: 6:51am Monday 18th Feb
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from: leeds

got huge problems with dew pond is at 14d eating area is at 18d 25mm polycarb sceeens between pond and seating area but seating area is still dripping ????thinking of putting what anthonys da stephen called a "warm roof" on which is solid roof breathable membrane and insulation he said that cured his dew issue.


4800gallons block built and fiberglassed 2x spindrifter bottoms ,profi combi 50, amalgam uv and a bakki shower


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