In the winter we get condensation on the windows which eventually
leads to mold in the crevices where the glass and vinyl meet. This is
a real problem at the latches which are hard to clean except with
Q-tips, and even they do not get everything.
I have successfully used a mild bleach mix to kill the mold but is
there anything that prevents it in the first place? This is strictly a
If there is nothing that I can add to prevent it, what is the best
mold cleaner for vinyl windows?
If moisture condenses on glass your humidity is to high. If you have a
whole house humidifier that can easily happen, April Air makes a unit
that tracks outside temp with a temp probe outside, you set the unit
just below any condensation starts and it keeps it at the optimal
humidity. Cheap windows can also condense easily. New windows are
rated for condensing properties, CDF factor, Pellas are not real good
in a new tight house, Anderaon are better.
Despite keeping the house as a whole at a good humidity, there's still a little
consendation at the bottom of the bathroom windows. So part of my morning
routine is to wipe up the condensation to leave a dry window. Marvin window, if
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