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Old 08-16-2010, 07:28 PM   #1
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Default Brewing Again (Thanks to my new Brew "lair")

My new apartment has this wonderful storage area under the stairs that lead to the neighbors apartment. Its not "cold" in there but it certainly isn't hot, and it is totally dark. No vents or anything in there. But most of all is space that SWIMBO is letting me have free and total reign over, all our other closets have clothes in them that she doesn't want to smell like beer.

Note the carboys are indeed empty, I have a kit coming from AHS along with what I need to start a batch of graff cider as well.


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Old 08-16-2010, 07:31 PM   #2
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Pretty nice size closet for an apt! Congrats. Now just line the walls with foam board and add a small air conditioner and ....

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All interior walls, and no AC vent in sight, so i don't think there's much more I can do for cooling in there, I plan to use the red bucket and ice bottles to keep the carboy cool

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Would there be anyway to cool a closet that size? without an AC?

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Search "son of fermentation"

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