What is an Air Handler and What Does It Do?

Maybe you’ve heard of air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are acquainted with the model of an air handler, you may not know if you could use one to advance your home comfort in Royse City. We’re here to help you understand what an air handler is and if one would help you in your home.

An air handler is the indoor unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Essentially, an air handler does what its title says: it handles air. It aides your split system or heat pump flow cooled or warmed air around the ducts of your house. The air handler utilizes the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, in conjunction with other components. When the weather is burning, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps uphold correct comfort levels within your home. Some types of air handlers even have heat strips to boost the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets colder.

A properly maintained and operating air handler can help decrease utility bills and a create a lengthier natural life for your split system or heat pump.

If you want to learn more about air handlers and the mean by which they could hypothetically benefit you and your home comfort, call B&W Services today at 972-695-2264. We can help you decide if you’d be better assisted by a more effective air handler and reveal to you our many options. 

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