Category: Moisture in Wood

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How Does a Pin-Type Moisture Meter Work?

No matter how effectively you work to lay a wood floor, all of your efforts could be for nothing if you don’t consider the floor’s moisture content. Here, we’ll go over why measuring moisture content is important, how pin-type moisture meters work and the best practices for using these types of meters.

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What is Equilibrium Moisture Content and why is it important?

In many different industries that involve the use of wood or other hygroscopic materials, you might hear the term “EMC” mentioned from time to time. While industry veterans are intimately familiar with this term, to those who are new to the woodworking, flooring, or restoration industries, this term might be unfamiliar. So, what is EMC, […]

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