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Subject:  Re: Open question: What to put into a new house? Date:  3/9/2004  3:53 PM
Author:  Radish Number:  47468 of 137311


According to what I've read, 30% RH and below is uncomfortable and can cause respiratory problems. Have you actually measured levels this low?

I've never measured a number this low but I thought I've heard it mentioned around here. I could be wrong.

My previous house, in Colorado (at 8000 ft. elevation), almost never got above 25% relative humidity unless it was raining. And that was with two large-capacity furnace-mounted humdifiers going.

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