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Old 08-31-2012, 09:56 AM   #1
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Wet Trunk Line

We live in middle Tennessee and just did a 1,000 sq/ft addition to our house. We insalled a second HVAC for the addition. The other day I was under the house and noticed that the insulation on the new trunk line was soaking wet. This seems like a bad thing to me. What causes this? How do I fix it? Thanks for the help!

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Old 08-31-2012, 10:49 AM   #2
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You'll need to find where the vapor barrier on that duct wrap insulation has been compromised and repair it

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Old 08-31-2012, 11:06 AM   #3
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Downflow? Might be a clogged drain.
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