Air Conditioning Articles

Is It Normal for My AC to Turn On and Off?

May 3, 2021
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When an air conditioner (AC) turns on and off in rather quick successions, without running for longer periods, this is called short cycling. It’s fairly common, but when this happens it means there’s something wrong with your air conditioner. So what should you do?

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

April 13, 2021
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An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At Alpine Aire, we recommend getting your air conditioning unit serviced and cleaned at least once a year. The optimum time is in the spring to ensure your system will run with the most efficiency during the hottest summer months. You need to be able to rely on your air conditioner for your comfort here in Wenatchee.

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What Is the Difference Between Single-Stage and Variable-Speed ACs?

August 14, 2020
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With the warmer weather peeking its head around the proverbial corner, now is the time to think about your air conditioner in your Wenatchee home.

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How Does an Air Conditioner Work?

July 16, 2020
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As a homeowner here in Washington, it’s always a good idea to learn as much as you can about your appliances. That means knowing their basic operations, what features are included, and if any necessary upkeep is involved. Needless to say, this is no exception for your air conditioning (AC) unit.

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Does an Air Conditioner Help With Allergies?

May 8, 2020
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Does an air conditioner help with allergies? In one word, yes. Actually two words, yes if. If you properly maintain the air conditioner. Air conditioners can help filter your home’s air and control its humidity, which are both helps in the allergy world. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), it’s estimated…

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How Environmental Issues Can Affect Your AC

April 10, 2020
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When you’re looking at how your air conditioner works, it can depend on a wide variety of factors. Most people realize that the brand you select, the size, the features, and the efficiency rating all play a role in how well an air conditioner will cool your Leavenworth home.

However, many environmental issues also play a significant part in not only your air conditioner’s performance but contribute to potential problems you may face. Our team of experts at Alpine Aire Heating and Cooling wants to help increase your awareness of some of these environmental factors.

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