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How do you handle days like this?

It's only in the lower 70's, raining lightly & a very lite breeze. The windows are open, but it's so muggy in the house that everything feels almost sticky to the touch. It's not really hot enough to run the A/C.

How do you deal with days like that?


Asked by mrsmom110 at 9:21 AM on Jun. 10, 2013 in Home & Garden

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  • I hate humidity, so the ac would be on just to clear the air.

    Answer by PMSMom10 at 9:24 AM on Jun. 10, 2013

  • I run the AC just to pull the humidity out of the air. That's what makes it miserable in the house.

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 9:41 AM on Jun. 10, 2013

  • I would run it to get rid of the humidity. I suppose if you have fans, you could try turning them on. At least it would move the air around, which might help a bit.

    Answer by wendythewriter at 10:28 AM on Jun. 10, 2013

  • I would close the windows, turn a/c low enough to run one or two cycles and then turn the temp back up so it takes some moisture out of the air.

    Answer by QuinnMae at 10:47 AM on Jun. 10, 2013

  • Turn on the a/c

    Answer by Dardenella at 1:30 PM on Jun. 10, 2013

  • We don't usually get that kind of mugginess in Colorado, but when we do, it's miserable. We just sweat on through it.

    Answer by Ballad at 3:32 PM on Jun. 10, 2013

  • Turn air on.

    Answer by morebee7 at 12:05 AM on Jun. 11, 2013

  • I hear ya, & it's tempting. But it's not hot & humid tho. I would really have to set the A/C pretty low, to like 72 to even get it to kick on.


    Comment by mrsmom110 (original poster) at 9:27 AM on Jun. 10, 2013

  • OK- I broke down & turned on the A/C on. It started raining harder, so the windows had to be closed anyway. It's staying comfortable at 73 non-humid degrees! :p

    Comment by mrsmom110 (original poster) at 2:47 PM on Jun. 10, 2013