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Old 02-21-2012, 01:08 PM   #1
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Roof Sweating Severely

Hello All,

Just got back from a great trip this weekend. We did see a problem with our 2011 Rockwood 8314BSS. Inside the cabinets there was severe sweating occuring. Any Ideas? We tried opening the cabinets but it didnt dry out. It was in the cabinets in the slide and the cabinets on the rear of the rig. We are afraid of mold occuring and or panel warping.

Anyone else experience this problem?

We do a lot of winter camping and hoping we didn't make a mistake buying a Rockwood.

Any Help or suggestions would be greatly appretiated.

Thanks
TJ
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Old 02-21-2012, 01:12 PM   #2
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Too much moisture inside your unit when using the furnace. You need to turn on the fan in the bathroom, open a window a crack, or get a dehumidifier if you want to winter camp.
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Old 02-21-2012, 01:58 PM   #3
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Too much moisture inside your unit when using the furnace. You need to turn on the fan in the bathroom, open a window a crack, or get a dehumidifier if you want to winter camp.


X2 Open any roof vent just a little even if it is raining outside will do wonders when you are using the heater or just having a lot of people inside for long periods of time.
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Old 02-21-2012, 02:43 PM   #4
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Also maybe put some damp rid around your camper till it clears up.
just Google damprid.
I think walmart has it
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air movement is the key when cold camping. keeping the RV tight as a drum, will cause condensation when using the furnace or even breathing.
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Old 02-21-2012, 04:40 PM   #6
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get a dehumidifier if your trailer is at home or have access to 120VAC power. Hands down the best investment you will make. I run mine 24/7 during the winter and when we go out everything is nice and dry.
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What brand dehumidifier?
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