Clearing the mists that surround humidification

Scott, Tim
March 2012
Heating & Ventilating Review;Mar2012, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p34
Trade Publication
The article presents tips for heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) contractors on how to ensure a successful humidifier installation. Factors influencing variations in the distances of steam pipes are described. The disadvantages of running a steam humidifier on hard water include increased maintenance time and the buildup of limescale. Consideration to be given to drain piping in light of the heat of the water being released from a steam humidifier is also addressed.


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