Had some mildew problems, which I more or less fixed by adding a
According to the Energy Star website, the "right" size for our basement
is about half the capacity of the smallest unit made, even when choosing
the next damper option than our actual condition.
Anywho . . .
I have a hygrometer set across the basement from the dehumidifier which
is now reading >45% RH. Is that too agressive?
I'm a bit humidity shy after the problems we had, but I'm afraid I
didn't measure the humidity before adding the dehumidifier.
Is there a Magic Number (tm) which will ensure no mildew grows, assuming
nothing gets soaked from a burst pipe?