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New Home Window Sweating In Summer Outside



 

Name: Senthil  City:

Question: Hi.. I bought a new home last year. Window condensation occured inside during winter but right now in summer it is happening outside.. Can you help how can i fix this problem? I live in Columbus,OH.

 

Name: Deck1ng | Date: June 26, 2004, 9:37
Answer: Condensation occures when two very differing temperatures meet thru a pane of glass(in this case). The inside is much colder than the outside the pane will condensate, and vise versa in winter cold air out/ hot air in condensation occures. To prevent it happening, equalize inside to outside temperatures a little.