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Need an estimate for how many porta potties your event needs? Use this handy calculator! For a more specific quote tailored to your needs, call us today at 800-210-8407!

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Based on what you've told us, we've generated this estimate for your needs.

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Estimated Standard Portable Restrooms Needed: 0
Estimated Hand Wash Stations Needed: 0
Estimated Enhanced Access Restrooms Needed: 0

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Air Conditioning Can Help Lower Humidity

Portable air conditioning units can be very effective in lowering humidity in a construction build. Here’s how they achieve this:

1. Dehumidification Process

  • Condensation: Portable air conditioners have an evaporator coil that cools the air. When warm, humid air passes over this coil, the moisture in the air condenses on the coil, forming water droplets.
  • Collection and Removal: The condensed water is either collected in a built-in container or expelled through a hose to a drainage area. This process removes moisture from the air, effectively lowering humidity levels in the construction area.

2. Circulation of Dry Air

  • Air Exchange: After removing moisture, the air conditioner expels the cooler, drier air back into the environment. This continuous exchange of air helps maintain a lower humidity level throughout the space.
  • Air Movement: Good air circulation facilitated by the air conditioner helps distribute the dry air evenly, preventing pockets of high humidity from forming.

3. Reducing Moisture Sources

  • Ventilation: Portable air conditioners often have a ventilation function that can help expel moist air from the building while bringing in drier outside air.
  • Sealing Off Areas: By creating a controlled environment within the construction site, portable air conditioners help limit the entry of external moisture, which can be particularly useful in humid climates or during rainy weather.

4. Preventing Mold and Mildew

  • Maintaining Optimal Humidity: By keeping humidity levels in check, portable air conditioners help prevent the growth of mold and mildew, which can be a significant issue in construction environments where materials like wood and drywall are present.

5. Comfort for Workers

  • Improved Working Conditions: Lower humidity can create a more comfortable environment for construction workers, reducing the potential for heat-related illnesses and improving overall productivity.

Practical Considerations

  • Capacity: Choose a unit with adequate capacity (measured in BTUs) for the size of the construction area.
  • Drainage: Ensure proper drainage setup to handle the collected moisture, either through regular emptying of the container or setting up a continuous drain hose.

In summary, portable air conditioning units not only cool the air but also play a crucial role in managing humidity levels, ensuring a safer and more comfortable environment in a construction build.

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