Some airborne moisture helps prevent dryness in a person’s mouth and mucous membranes. However when there’s too much moisture in the air, it causes condensation. Condensation damages buildings and encourages pests that cause respiratory problems. This lesson covers the following topics.
- Sources of airborne moisture in buildings.
- Effects of uncontrolled moisture movement.
- How moisture changes when it moves through different building environments.
- Strategies to manage moisture and reduce it’s harmful effects.