re: circulating basement-cooled air - should i?
21 may 2004
>email@example.com (m ransley) wrote:
>>its 68f 60 % rh in my basement 78f 85%rh upstair...
an upstairs dewpoint td = (78+460)/(1-(78+460)ln(0.85)/9621)-460 = 73.2 f.
>i just opened my baseent vents and turned on the blower in 5 minutes
>im down 5%rh and 2 f it feels better
that's nice. you might use an ac with low airflow to dehumidify
at the same time, to keep the dew point below the basement temp.
>and what's the humidity in your basement now? that would be the major
>downside to this kind of thing...
a little condensation could be ok, if it dried out soon.