How to reduce the condensation on windows?
There are simple steps you can take to avoid or reduce condensation. Let us begin with some theory.
One of the most important things to understand when it comes to preventing condensation on the inside of windows is Relative Humidity.
In the simplest of terms, Relative Humidity refers to the level of moisture in the air at a given temperature in relation to the maximum level of moisture that air can hold at that same temperature.
There are tools, such a dehumidifiers and hygrometers, that can help you determine what the Relative Humidity level is in your home.
Next, you will want to determine what the ideal Relative Humidity should be.
Based on outdoor temperature, your ideal home humidity levels will fluctuate:
Recommended Home Humidity levels based on outdoor temperature
Once you have determined what the ideal humidity level should be in your home, then you can begin work on managing it.