TITLE

Temporary Dehumidification Protects High-End Millwork in New Ballpark

PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Apr2010, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how temporary dehumidification protects the ornate millwork, cabinetry, and high-end finishes in the historic Warehouse District in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It indicates that temporary dehumidification helps in keeping the indoor relative-humidity below 50 percent and indoor temperatures below 80 degrees Fahrenheit. Moreover, it stresses that temporary dehumidification is recommended during structural drying and condensation and corrosion control.
ACCESSION #
49390063

 

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