What is an Air Handler and What Does It Do?

Air Quality

fMaybe you’ve been told about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are acquainted with the idea of an air handler, you may not understand if you could use one to improve your home comfort in Marshall. We’re here to help you understand what an air handler is and if one would aid you in your home.

An air handler is the internal unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. In essence, an air handler does what its title 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 flows air through your home, which helps sustain adequate comfort levels inside your home. Some forms of air handlers even contain heat strips to boost the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets chillier.

A well maintained and operating air handler can help decrease utility bills and a deliver a longer lifetime for your split system or heat pump.

If you want to know more about air handlers and the mean by which they could potentially benefit you and your home comfort, call All Elements Heating & Air LLC today at 903-702-3941. We can help you establish if you’d be better assisted by a more proficient air handler and present you our many options. To make things easy, you can also simply schedule an appointment with us using our online scheduler.

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