Maybe you’ve been informed about 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 enhance your home comfort in Marshalltown. 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 interior unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Basically, an air handler does what its name says: it handles air. It aides your split system or heat pump circulate cooled or warmed air through the ducts of your house. The air handler contains 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 correct 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 colder.
A correctly maintained and functioning air handler can help lower utility bills and a create an extended life span for your split system or heat pump.
If you want to learn more about air handlers and the ways they could hypothetically benefit you and your home comfort, call Kapaun & Brown today at 641-812-2028. We can help you establish if you’d be better served by a more proficient air handler and reveal to you our many options.