10:12AM | 08/19/00
Member Since: 08/18/00
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I just moved from a rented condo unit where I lived for 10 years into another condo rental in a different complex. The environment in the previous unit, which was on the first floor directly over the garage, was excellent. This new unit seems to have a faintly unpleasant musty odor. Turning on the electric baseboard heat helps some, but the baseboards themselves give off a kind of "steamy" odor like I remember from some old apartments with radiators. The unit I moved from also had electric baseboard heat but no odors whatsoever. This new unit is on the third floor and gets the afternoon sun and so gets quite warm in the afternoon, but if anything that seems to make the "musty" odor worse, until I throw open the windows and ventilate the unit. Any ideas or suggestions on the odor situation?


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