We've already established whether or not an air fryer is right for you (spoiler alert: It probably is!). Your Top Air Fryer Questions, AnsweredDo I need to preheat my air fryer? Some air fryer recipes will call for preheating, but TBH we've found that most of the time, this isn't necessary. Most of the time, especially with breaded foods, you will need to flip when cooking in the air fryer. Avoid cooking super small itemsBecause of the intense heat and air that an air fryer uses, cutting foods too small can make them easily burn or fly around and get caught in the air fryer.