September is Mold Awareness Month. Molds and fungi are created through natural processes and can be found anywhere, outside and even inside, year-round. There are estimated to be over 1,000 types of mold in the United States and over 100,000 species of mold world wide. Mold as a Decomposer…
Think of your HVAC system as an extremely large can of soda. There was very little condensation on the can of soda that sat in the sun for five minutes. Similarly, if the HVAC system in your multifamily community is only running for brief five-minute increments, it cannot change the moisture in the air to water vapor.
With today’s upgrades and improvements to heating and cooling systems the secondary benefit, moisture removal, is now non-existent. Thankfully, HVAC systems are much more energy efficient and blast colder air in short increments. As a result of these new improvements, there is a rise with mold growth in indoor living spaces.
We overcome a range of health risks in our lives every single day. Since risks can happen at any time, from your drive to work, a misstep that leads to broken bones, exposure to pollutants in the air, and all can have adverse effects on your health. Many of these are unavoidable, while some we …Read More
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognizes Innovative Dehumidifier Systems as a company committed to climate protection through energy efficiency with ENERGY STAR®.
Earth Day 2021 | Restore Our Planet Energy efficiency has transformed the way we source and use energy, as cleaner, more affordable, and more productive housing becomes a priority. There are many ways to make your property more energy-efficient, from simple window coverings to purchasing new appliances. Energy-efficient products are essential to help save energy, …Read More
As we approach hotter days and shorter nights, balanced humidity becomes the key to maximize comfort. Properly maintaining moisture indoors is the best way to ensure, not only that your home is comfortable, but also the integrity of your property and family’s health. High humidity is often associated with summer, but humidity fluctuates and can …Read More
Maintaining indoor humidity levels is beneficial not only for your health and comfort but to protect your property against damages caused by unwanted moisture. An excess of moisture in your home can cause an array of problems from mold, window condensation,1 peeling wallpaper, wood rot, to poor indoor air quality that can lead to asthma …Read More
Consistent cleaning helps protect the lifespan of your tankless dehumidifier Regularly cleaning the filter, is an essential part of the unit’s maintenance. Use the steps below as a guide to clean your tankless dehumidifier: Clean or Change the Air Filter Remove the front diffuser plate to access filter Vacuum or lightly wash air filter Reset …Read More