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Therma-Stor Announces Santa Fe and Ultra Aire Brand Alignment

Therma-Stor Announces Santa Fe and Ultra Aire Brand Alignment

Therma-Stor Announces Santa Fe and Ultra Aire Brand Alignment Madison, Wis. —Therma-Stor announced the consolidation of its Santa Fe and Ultra Aire dehumidifier lines into the Santa Fe brand. This transition is…

The Importance of Controlling Humidity in Your Basement

The Importance of Controlling Humidity in Your Basement

IN YOUR BASEMENT No matter if your basement is finished or unfinished, those humid conditions can encourage the growth of mold, mildew, and other bacteria. According to experts, controlling humidity inside the home is essential for comfort, reduced…

phoenix-restoration-equipment New Verisk and Phoenix Restoration Equipment Integration

New Verisk and Phoenix Restoration Equipment Integration

Enhancing Restoration Job Reporting “The DryLINK integration allows users of Restoration Manager to reap the unique time and money-saving benefits of DryLINK while using the Restoration Manager platform,” said Erin Hynum, Product…

Therma-Stor Brands In the News

Therma-Stor Brands In the News

View the latest Therma-Stor and brand partner news, top stories, headlines, photos and videos. Power of Connected Restoration Equipment , Cleanfax Embracing Technology for Water, Mold and Fire Restoration Equipment , Restoration & Remediation…

Why Over or Undersized Equipment Causes Humidity Issues (VIDEO)

Why Over or Undersized Equipment Causes Humidity Issues (VIDEO)

https://youtu.be/JVpvyDgeTpI It’s a random Tuesday and your relative humidity is at 80%. The next day? 50%. What the heck, right? Don’t worry – it’s not as mysterious as it seems.   So, what’s the answer…

phoenix-drysense Introducing the New Phoenix DrySENSE

Introducing the New Phoenix DrySENSE

Learn More Phoenix DrySENSE Phoenix Restoration Equipment is pleased to announce the latest addition to their DryLINK® Ecosystem – the  Phoenix DrySENSE . The Phoenix DrySENSE is a Bluetooth moisture content sensor for setting and monitoring…

How to properly size your dehumidification equipment (VIDEO)

How to properly size your dehumidification equipment (VIDEO)

Quest Climate https://youtu.be/fm3eqWiAOQM Getting at how much humidity control you need isn’t the international man of environmental control mystery, like many of us think. In fact, how to properly size your dehumidifiers…

humidity-control-saves-money How proper humidity control saves you money when increasing ventilation

How proper humidity control saves you money when increasing ventilation

If you run a business – regardless of the industry – it’s no secret increased ventilation has become a hot topic since the pandemic took hold earlier this year. But, are you…

Equipment for Winter Water Damage Jobs

Equipment for Winter Water Damage Jobs

Desiccant Dehumidifiers and Heaters WINTER WATER DAMAGE EQUIPMENT Winter is right around the corner and you know what that means…burst pipes, ice dams, and roof leaks for homeowners and commercial buildings. Except…

What is relative humidity and why is it important?

What is relative humidity and why is it important?

Quest Climate When it comes to storing, well – pretty much anything – relative humidity can cause damage to everything from food to furniture. It also can create health problems for workers.   But what exactly is relative humidity?…

reasons-to-get-dehumidifier Five Reasons to Get a Dehumidifier

Five Reasons to Get a Dehumidifier

Santa Fe Dehumidifiers Fifty percent of the air in the upper levels of your home comes from the basement or crawl space. Both contain high levels of moisture that cause musty odors,…

quest-winner-chicago-innovation Quest Named Winner Of Chicago Innovation Awards

Quest Named Winner Of Chicago Innovation Awards

IQ Series Compressor Wall October 20, 2020 —  Quest has been named one of the winners of the 19 th  annual Chicago Innovation Awards.  The winners were announced at this year’s  virtual…

improve-humidity-problem Improve your humidity problem without buying equipment (Video)

Improve your humidity problem without buying equipment (Video)

Sit back, because we’re about to blow your mind: Yes, our dehumidifier experts are going to help you improve your humidity problem WITHOUT buying equipment. No way, you say? Yes way.  Dan…

october-lung-awareness-month October is Healthy Lung Awareness Month

October is Healthy Lung Awareness Month

Santa Fe We all know it’s incredibly important to take care of our lungs all year round. However, October is set aside to bring awareness to the many different types of lung…

fight-fall-allergies-dehumidifier Fight Fall Allergies with a Dehumidifier

Fight Fall Allergies with a Dehumidifier

Santa Fe When the leaves start to fall and the air cools, a host of allergens can cause an itchy throat, teary and red eyes, sniffles, and sneezing. According to WebMD.com, ragweed is…

Multi-coil design. The secret to efficiency. (VIDEO)

Multi-coil design. The secret to efficiency. (VIDEO)

Quest Climate https://youtu.be/5whvt3p_cOk If you’re in charge of a facility’s HVAC and environmental controls, you’re well aware of this: Inefficient systems can lead to so many zeros on your energy bill that…

Harvard School of Public Health Offers Expert Advice on the Use of Portable Air Cleaners

Harvard School of Public Health Offers Expert Advice on the Use of Portable Air Cleaners

Source: Jones et al., 2020. Schools for Health: Risk Reduction Strategies for Reopening Schools. Harvard Healthy Buildings Program. https://schools.forhealth.org. The Healthy Buildings Program at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health…

September is Mold Awareness Month

September is Mold Awareness Month

September is Mold Awareness Month The  Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)  recognizes September as National Mold Awareness Month. This month is designed to inform, educate and raise awareness about the adverse health effects due to…

Introducing the New Phoenix DryTAG RH

Introducing the New Phoenix DryTAG RH

Learn More Phoenix DryTAG RH Phoenix Restoration Equipment is pleased to announce the latest addition to their DryLINK® Ecosystem – the Phoenix DryTAG RH . The DryTAG RH is an innovative Bluetooth…

COVID-19 research lab manages a tightly controlled environment with desiccant dehumidifiers

COVID-19 research lab manages a tightly controlled environment with desiccant dehumidifiers

As scientists race to better understand COVID-19, one thing they don’t want to have to worry about: humidity levels in their laboratories.  Why, though, are humidity levels top of mind for some researchers studying COVID-19? At La Jolla…

Humidity During the Hurricane Season

Humidity During the Hurricane Season

As we approach the peak of hurricane season you’re probably noticing the air outside is feeling sticky and sometimes, oppressive. This air is typically well above 60% relative humidity (RH) and when…

Active Hurricane Season Predicted – Are You Prepared?

Active Hurricane Season Predicted – Are You Prepared?

Are you prepared? The 2020 hurricane season began on June 1 and experts at the  National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration  expect between 13 and 19 named storms before it ends on Nov.…

Introducing the Phoenix DryMAX BLE Dehumidifier

Introducing the Phoenix DryMAX BLE Dehumidifier

Madison, Wis., July 23, 2020 – For Immediate Release   Phoenix Restoration Equipment is excited to introduce their newest addition to the DryLINK® Ecosystem – the Phoenix DryMAX BLE – the smallest…

Free Resources from ASHRAE

Free Resources from ASHRAE

DAMP BUILDINGS, HUMAN HEALTH, AND HVAC DESIGN This report summarizes dampness-related health risks in buildings as understood within ASHRAE. It provides simple-to-recognize symptoms of dampness, describes its capacity to increase the probability…

Reduce dry downtimes after clean-up cycles (yes, it can be done!) (VIDEO)

Reduce dry downtimes after clean-up cycles (yes, it can be done!) (VIDEO)

Quest Climate (VIDEO) https://youtu.be/jmNBS3AjgU4 There are few things worse than downtime when running a food processing or pharmaceutical facility. It cuts into production and at its most basic level, means you’re temporarily…

winners-of-2020-iss-award Winners of 2020 ISS Award

Winners of 2020 ISS Award

Madison, WI, July 1, 2020 – For Immediate Release   For the seventh straight year,  Therma-Stor  and  Quest Dehumidifiers  have been selected as Inside Self-Storage’s Best Climate-Control product. This “Best of Business”…

Nutraceutical knowledge: How humidity control speeds gummy production

Nutraceutical knowledge: How humidity control speeds gummy production

Back in the day, gummy bears had little competition other than the occasional gummy worm. Today, thanks to the nutraceutical industry’s surge, that’s not the case.   Gummies are more popular than ever, serving as the little…

Gelatin capsules: How to prevent product loss through humidity control

Gelatin capsules: How to prevent product loss through humidity control

If you’ve ever held a gel cap in your mouth too long, as you frantically search for a glass of water to wash it down, you know how quickly moisture can break apart the capsule.   Now, imagine you’re trying to…

Crawl Space Myths Debunked Part 1

Crawl Space Myths Debunked Part 1

Your home’s crawl space is a convenient place to house its air conditioning, furnace ductwork, insulation, plumbing, and electrical wiring. While the benefits of storage and unrestricted access to the interworkings of…

manage-regen-air Manage Regen Air Without Access to Exterior Air

Manage Regen Air Without Access to Exterior Air

VIDEO https://youtu.be/QEutNRx7IYE Desiccant dehumidifiers are a favorite for controlling humidity among food processors, nutraceutical manufacturers and others for two specific reasons:   They operate well at sub-freezing temperatures.  Desiccant dehumidifiers maintain precise humidity levels.  But, for…