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WhisperKOOL Products: Slimline Series

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WhisperKOOL offers a diverse range of cooling systems. These systems have a variety of different capacities and applications. For those who may not be aware of the scope of our wine cellar cooling units’ capabilities, we’ve commenced a new series of blog posts. These…

The Problem with a Glass Wine Cellar

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Many wine cellar owners and contractors know how beautiful a modern wine cellar can be. (For the purposes of this article, we’re defining a “modern wine cellar” as one that incorporates non-traditional racking made of metal or materials other than wood. More importantly, it also includes glass. Glass walls,…

How to Use WhisperKOOL’s New Charging Charts

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Many of our distributors and techs may not be aware that we have implemented a new series of charging charts. These charts are zip-tied to the condensing units of our split systems. WhisperKOOL hopes that these charts will assist technicians in properly charging our split systems.

WhisperKOOL Charging Charts

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WhisperKOOL Products and Product Families

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WhisperKOOL produces world-class wine cellar cooling units. Many of our customers and distributors are familiar with individual WhisperKOOL products. However, they may be unaware that our products come in four different categories. In the following post, we’ll discuss these four product categories and their unique applications.

What is Dew Point and How Does It Affect a Wine Cellar?

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The concept of dew point is very important to wine cellar owners. Excessive humidity in the cellar will cause the dew point to rise. This, in turn, will cause excess stress on your cellar’s cooling unit. In this blog post, we will examine the relationship between temperature, humidity, and…

How to Size a Wine Cellar Cooling Unit

This image is to illustrate the importance of sizing your wine cellar cooling unit correctly.

Sizing a Wine Cellar Cooling Unit: Getting Started

Calculating the heat load of your cellar may at first seem straightforward. But there are numerous things you can do to ensure success before you begin. First, you should always consult a wine storage professional. Before you make a purchasing decision, speak…

How WhisperKOOL’s Pump Down Systems Work

Welcome to the WhisperKOOL blog. Our focus is on education and product information for our customers, our distributors, and technicians who use our products. It’s our goal to establish realistic expectations of what our products can do and how they work. One of the ways in which WhisperKOOL wine…

Why WhisperKOOL Units Use a Bottle Probe

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The question is often asked: is it better to use an air temperature sensor in your wine cellar? Or is it better to use a bottle probe, which measures liquid temperature in the cellar? There’s a lot of confusion about this topic online. So WhisperKOOL is here to guide…

Improve Your Unit’s Drainage with a Rigid Drain Line, a Strainer, and a Condensate Pump

WhisperKOOL prides itself on helping our customers and educating them about proper cellar construction and cooling unit care. We also intend to help our customers prevent common technical issues that may arise during the course of a unit’s operational life. One of the most persistent problems our customer…

Why You Need an HVAC Technician to Inspect Your Cooling Unit Annually

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We hope you had a pleasant Memorial Day weekend. We at WhisperKOOL want to ensure that your cooling units are ready to go for the long, hot summer season. In previous posts, we’ve explained some of the preventative maintenance you can do to make sure your unit is…

3 Simple Tips for Preventing Water Damage in Your Wine Cellar

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Welcome to the WhisperKOOL blog. It is our hope that our blog will become a source of vital information to our customers about the proper care and maintenance of their WhisperKOOL unit, in addition to wine storage and aging techniques and other topics. Today, we’d like to discuss…

6 Easy Preventative Maintenance Tips for Your Wine Cellar Cooling Unit

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WhisperKOOL wants our customers to be as well-informed as possible about the business of storing, cooling, and aging wine. With that goal in mind, we’ve put together a list of six easy-to-remember preventative maintenance tips for your wine cellar cooling unit. These tips should help you keep your cooling…

How to Host a Wine Tasting Party

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Sharing is one of life’s greatest pleasures. Half the fun of buying and cellaring a bottle of fine wine is opening it in the presence of your friends or family members and watching everyone’s faces light up when they taste it. But why stop at just one bottle? If…

Why is Wine Aged in an Oak Wine Barrel?

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Welcome to the WhisperKOOL blog! On Fridays, WhisperKOOL will be sharing a blog post that offers valuable information about wine-related topics: storage, aging, etiquette, lifestyle, and other useful info. Today, WhisperKOOL answers the age-old question: why is wine aged in oak? And what exactly does an oak wine barrel…

Drink to Your Health: Five Surprising Health Benefits of Wine

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For years, the rumors have been circulating: can a glass of wine a day really keep the doctor away? We at WhisperKOOL like to stay informed, so we did some research. We discovered five surprising health benefits of wine that you may not know about. As it turns out,…