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Blog Title: We are feeling clammy even when the air conditioner is on. The humidity level is quite high. Is it alarming.

Main Que: We are feeling clammy even when the air conditioner is on. The humidity level is quite high. Is it alarming.

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  • Query By: Jim Reeves (San Diego, CA)
  • Date: 10/20/2016

Answer: An air conditioner also dehumidifies the room air to maintain the correct level of humidity in the room. This is very important for the health of the inmate of the house. Too much humidity in the room can breed molds and mildews in the house which can cause series of health hazards. The most obvious reason for high humidity is refrigerant leak in the air conditioner. Call a HVAC technician to come and your A/c/ They will know whether the unit would be repaired or replacement is a better option. If you have an oversized unt, it will also cycle on and off to quickly. As a result it will be unable to mainatin the right level of humidity.

  • Replied By: Joe Harper (Sacramento, CA)
  • Replied Date: 10/22/2016