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Wet spots on garage floor, hasn't rained in about 5 days

Posted by Rakster (My Page) on
Sat, Jul 6, 13 at 23:43

Recently bought a house and am now seeing wet spots appearing on the garage floor. The house has no basement and is on a slab built in 1968. Last rained heavily about 5 days ago, and very humid now, so maybe it has something to do with that? There are no leaks. No sure how to alleviate this. Also recently put in a wood floor inside the house in the family room that is on the same level as the garage so I'm a little concerned that is going to be wet underneath as well. Anyone have any ideas?

This post was edited by Rakster on Sat, Jul 6, 13 at 23:46


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RE: Wet spots on garage floor, hasn't rained in about 5 days

Could be condensation. Check the humidity in the garage. My idea of the best humidity level is 50%.


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RE: Wet spots on garage floor, hasn't rained in about 5 days

Do you know how to read the water meter to check for leaks?


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