Windows Archives | Lake City Inspections LLC - Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

Windows

August 27, 2018
Double paned windows can lose their seal, resulting in fog between the panes as moisture accumulates

Condensation in Double-Paned Windows

Condensation is the accumulation of liquid water on relatively cold surfaces. Almost all air contains water vapor, the gas phase of water composed of tiny water droplets. The molecules in warm air are far apart from one another and allow the containment of a relatively large quantity of water vapor. As air cools, its molecules get closer together and squeeze the tiny vapor droplets closer together, […]