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Why is My Air Conditioner Blowing Hot Air?

July 18, 2018

What happens when you turn on your air conditioning unit and it blows hot or warm air? There are many reasons this might be happening. We want to keep you cool at Pacific Air, so here are a few simple things that you can check before you call us or request service online. Check Your…

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Does My AC Help with Allergies?

June 28, 2018

Seasonal allergies are a burden for many. Air conditioners, or ACs, when properly maintained, can noticeably reduce symptoms for allergy sufferers. Air filters catch pollen, dust, and other irritants, producing higher-quality air. Air conditioners also act as humidity regulators, easing allergy symptoms. Pacific Air is proud to help you here in Olympia, WA, breathe easier.…

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Why is My AC Making So Much Noise?

June 11, 2018

Your air conditioning unit will always make some noise when running, and older units are louder than newer ones, so consider the age of your unit before getting too concerned about the noise that it is making. At Pacific Air, we recommend a maintenance inspection at least once a year to inspect the health of…

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What Does SEER Mean?

May 3, 2018

When it comes to your air conditioner (A/C), a common term used in the HVAC business that you’re likely to see everywhere is your air conditioner’s SEER. But what exactly is SEER? SEER stands for Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio. It’s a rating system of the air conditioner’s cooling capacity to power input, i.e., it’s the…

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Heat Pump vs. Air Conditioner

April 5, 2018

Whether you have a new construction or remodel, or it is simply time to replace your HVAC system’s components, you will eventually need to make the decision about installing a heat pump or air conditioner/furnace system. What is the Difference Between a Heat Pump and an Air Conditioner? In warm weather, the function of an…

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