Maybe you’ve heard of air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are familiar with the concept of an air handler, you may not understand if you could use one to enhance your home comfort in Mobile. We’re here to help you recognize what an air handler is and if one would benefit you in your home.
An air handler is the interior unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Essentially, an air handler does what its name says: it handles air. It assists your split system or heat pump flow cooled or warmed air through the ducts of your house. The air handler contains the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, along with other mechanisms. When the weather is warm, the air handler pushes air through your home, which helps sustain proper comfort levels in your home. Some types of air handlers even use heat strips to boost the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets calmer.
A correctly 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 discover more about air handlers and the ways they could possibly benefit you and your home comfort, call Farnell Heating & Air Conditioning Inc today at 251-471-2674. We can help you determine if you’d be better served by a more effective air handler and present you our many options.