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Old 06-17-2019, 09:02 PM   #1
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musty smell

We noticed a musty smell inside our bottom cupboards in our travel trailer. Seems to be in the wood ?. It is a 1997 trailer. Other cupboards are good. I tried baking soda, vinegar and washed them all down inside. Any ideas what I can do. Thanks.
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Old 06-17-2019, 09:29 PM   #2
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If you don't see any tell tale signs of a cause (old ham sandwich or erupted can of chili), I would start investigating the possibility of water intrusion between the cabinet wall and the trailer wall. Also could check to make sure that there is not a defective anti-siphon valve close by that may be leaking odors from the gray tank.
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Old 06-17-2019, 09:58 PM   #3
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Try not serving Chili on the last night spent in the rig...
If there's a leak underneath your shower: it might just manifest itself in an odd place like that...
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Old 06-18-2019, 11:01 AM   #4
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At 20+ years old, I would suspect rot. Start by probing the wall in the area, looking for soft spots and brown stains.
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