Free 7 Day Trial RV GPS App RV Trip Planner Campground Reviews RV Maintenance Free 7 Day Trial ×
Gulf Stream Owners RV Forum

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 11-04-2018, 11:07 AM   #1
bfrazier's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2017
Posts: 35
Default Dehumidifiers? Recommendations?

What size and type of dehumidifiers are you all using or recommending?

I have a BT Cruiser that needs to be stored/parked outside for two months of rainy cold pacific northwest weather.

Do I want a tube type to drain the water away?
A catch basin type? (If so how many liters am I likely to need?)
Or are the pellets/granules enough for this soaking wet climate?

Or should I just heat it? Vents open? Partially open? Closed tight?

Honest - I looked and couldn't find such a discussion.

Bests to all you all!

bfrazier is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2018, 12:11 PM   #2
New Member
Join Date: Oct 2018
Posts: 15

The Dri-z-Air types work well for small spaces like cupboards or closets but are not sufficient for any length of time in an area as big as a motorhome in the PNW

I would use one with a drain hose (or modify the tank style to accept a hose), and set it in the bathtub/shower for the winter. We used a tank-type dehumidifier in Wisconsin summers, and it seems like it was always overflowing because I'd forget to empty it, leading to putting all that moisture back in the air.

DilceFarNiente is offline   Reply With Quote

cold, dehumidifiers, storage, weather, wet

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:45 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.