Maybe you’ve heard of air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are acquainted with the idea of an air handler, you may not know if you could use one to advance your home comfort in Mobile. We’re here to help you recognize what an air handler is and if one would help you in your home.
An air handler is the internal unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Basically, an air handler does what its name says: it handles air. It assists your split system or heat pump push 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 mechanisms. When the weather is hot, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps uphold adequate comfort levels inside your home. Some types of air handlers even have heat strips to bolster the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets colder.
A properly maintained and functioning air handler can help lower utility bills and a provide an extended natural life for your split system or heat pump.
If you want to learn more about air handlers and the advantages they could hypothetically benefit you and your home comfort, call Farnell Heating & Air Conditioning Inc today at 251-471-2674. We can help you decide if you’d be better helped by a more efficient air handler and present you our many options.