How to Stain a Deck in High Humidity & Heat?

Answer A properly stained deck is a good-looking deck in which the wood is protected against the elements. The first coat of stain seals the deck, and subsequent layers produce a richer finish and additio... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Stain a Deck in High Humidity & Heat

My deck is painted with deck paint ,can i use the same color stain over the latex deck paint?

I think you would be disappointed with the results if you tried to put stain over a latex paint. Basically, stain is made to penetrate into the wood and latex paint forms a seal over the wood.If yo... Read More »

Do heat pumps remove humidity?

Heat pumps remove heat and humidity during the summer months. During the cooling cycle, after a few minutes of operation, water trickles from the condensate drain of the indoor cooling coil. A high... Read More »

Does the humidity or heat have any effect on appetite?

if you are drinking enough water, you should not have a problem with your appetite when it's hot or humid...but we do accept foods that we can burn off quicker when it's hot or humid reas... Read More »

Why do electric dryers vent heat and humidity outside?

rowlfe's suggestion of a diverter valve is is good but if the house has forced air heat, instead of installing a lint trap I run the diverted dryer exhaust directly into the furnace return air line... Read More »