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How to Cope With a Flood to Your Home or Business

Flooding can happen at any time and anywhere. Winter storms, leaking pipes or rivers which burst their banks can all lead to homes and businesses being flooded. CAS Hire has aided many properties with an urgent need for drying equipment like dehumidifiers and carpet dryers. If you find yourself in an unfortunate position of being flooded, here’s what we suggest that you do. Turn off your electricity Water and electricity don’t mix and can be very dangerous. Once you are sure...

10 Signs That You Need a Dehumidifier

In the winter, in the UK, there are many tell-tale signs that there is too much moisture in the air which can lead to dampness. The signs are easy enough to spot when you know what to look for. Sources of excess moisture: Washing clothes Cooking Showering and bathing Breathing Clothes drying Pot plants Portable gas heaters Poor ventilation A water leak Let’s take a look at the 10 most common signs that you need a dehumidifier 1. Windows are foggy This is...

The Benefits of a Dehumidifier in Winter

With colder months approaching most of us will be switching the central heating on and turning the thermostat up.  This makes our homes cosy but it doesn’t necessarily change the moisture content of the air within our home which in some cases may not be ideal. The ideal relative humidity of a home is around 50-55%. If you dry wet clothes on clothes horses or radiators, or your bathroom or kitchen has no ventilation or you have a leak...