[Homestead] Dehydrated veggies and fruit
genegerue at ruralize.com
Sun Jun 15 09:49:11 EDT 2008
Sounds to me like yet another urging for a summer kitchen or at least
a back porch.
On Jun 15, 2008, at 8:28 AM, Clansgian at wmconnect.com wrote:
>>> Do you find the noise level low, moderate, loud, or not noticeable
>> because you've used it so long?
> Moderate. But ours is a very quiet house otherwise. No TV blaring,
> central heat, no traffic noise, etc. So that thing running is
> noticeable and no
> mistake. I suppose in the thick of the season, which will be in a
> couple of
> weeks, one gets used to it as it is going night and day.
> Another factor is that even with the cover on, it can put a lot of
> heat into
> the room (which in our case is the whole house). Not really welcome
> in July
> and August.
> Still, noise and heat, it's worth it. And electricity too, still
> than canning with electricity (which we don't do) or freezing by a
> wide margin.
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