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Old 12-11-2008, 04:33 AM   #1
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Is a box of baking soda sufficient or is there something better out there?


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Old 12-11-2008, 04:46 AM   #2
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I use damp-rid, often used in closets and such, hardware stores will have it, as well as most big-box stores it seems, check in housewares.


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Old 12-11-2008, 11:35 PM   #3
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yep, Damp-rid. ACE hardware has it for sure.
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Old 12-11-2008, 11:37 PM   #4
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Another vote for Damp-Rid...I have 2 small containers in the keezer.

 
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Old 12-11-2008, 11:57 PM   #5
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I need to do that my keezer is rusting from all of the moisture.
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Old 12-12-2008, 12:20 AM   #6
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Two of these Amazon.com: Eva-dry Renewable EDV-300/E-333 Wireless Mini Dehumidifer: Health & Personal Care

Absorbs moisture, then plug it into the wall and it dries out. Reusable. Someone on here showed it to me so whoever that was can take credit. Results so far are meh, but I can live with it.
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Old 12-12-2008, 01:21 AM   #7
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I use 3 of these, and I still have to mop up the floor. Basically, every other month I mop up the pool with some old towels...only takes a couple minutes.
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Old 12-12-2008, 01:27 AM   #8
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I have two damp rids in mine. Works well, but you have to empty them of the water and add new DampRid.

 
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Old 12-12-2008, 12:26 PM   #9
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Two of these Amazon.com: Eva-dry Renewable EDV-300/E-333 Wireless Mini Dehumidifer: Health & Personal Care

Absorbs moisture, then plug it into the wall and it dries out. Reusable. Someone on here showed it to me so whoever that was can take credit. Results so far are meh, but I can live with it.
+1!! I found that these work well. There are many threads on here about this problem. I did a search over the summer and thats how I read about the EV-DRY units. I also read that alot of moister is also do to a keezer not sealing 100%

My freezer was brand new with no collar or any mods and it got moister like crazy. I added the collar and I noticed that that solved ALOT of my problem. Evidently the lid was not sealing 100%.

Long story short, be sure your keezer is sealed and this will help with moister as well.

 
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Old 12-12-2008, 09:35 PM   #10
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Two of these Amazon.com: Eva-dry Renewable EDV-300/E-333 Wireless Mini Dehumidifer: Health & Personal Care

Absorbs moisture, then plug it into the wall and it dries out. Reusable. Someone on here showed it to me so whoever that was can take credit. Results so far are meh, but I can live with it.
That's what I use, with them I get no condensation on the inside of the unit at all. If I start to notice some, it's time to plug the units in and dry them out again. They come with hooks, and I just hang them in my keezer.


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