MGC’s Comfort Thermometer is an easy and inexpensive way for tenants and homeowners to anticipate and avert “Cold & Dampness” problems in the home
Condensation is a major problem and cost throughout the Country for Local Authorities, Housing Associations, Private Landlords and homeowners.
The MGC Comfort Thermometer is a vital and cost effective tool for assessing the risk of condensation, measuring air temperature and air moisture content . The meter allows the householder to regulate the heating and ventilation to minimize condensation, help prevent mould growth and provide a more comfortable living environment.
When the dial is in the BLUE sector additional heat is required to increase the room temperature, when in the RED sector some ventilation is required to reduce the room temperature and lower the humidity. The GREEN sector indicates the ideal room temperature for comfort and healthy living conditions with no risk to health.
Identifying high humidity and the onset of possible condensation at an early stage can prevent the start of problems of mould which will not only attack and ruin decorations but can also contaminate clothes, leather goods and furnishings. Prolonged exposure to mould can be injurious to health.
In the UK there are an estimated 6 million families and vulnerable people living in fuel poverty, MGC’s Comfort Thermometer is an accurate and reliable gauge to indicate the condition of the dwelling and immediately draw attention to any impending dangers. Living in cold, damp flats and houses seriously affects health and wellbeing.
Using the MGC Comfort Thermometer could not be easier, insert the batteries, then locate on a window cill or fix to a wall in the hall of your property. The meter can be moved from room to room as required.
INSTRUMENT OPERATION – Open the battery compartment and insert the batteries supplied. For the most accurate recording of ambient temperatures, the Comfort Thermometer should be positioned away from direct sunlight or draughts.
The coloured indicators above the temperature and humidity display are a quick reference guide to temperature levels only.
MAX/MIN. – Press the MAX/MIN button to display the maximum reading (“MAX” symbol displayed). Press the MAX/MIN button again to display the minimum reading (“MIN” symbol displayed). Press MAX/MIN button again to return to normal readings
To clear the MAX or MIN reading, press the clear button when viewing the MAX or MIN readings “..” will be shown and readings cleared.
Please note: Max/Min readings are not saved, so if the battery is removed or drained, the Max/Min readings will be cleared.
ºC/ºF – Press the ºC/ºF button on the front of the instrument to switch between Centigrade and Fahrenheit