Maybe you’ve been told about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are aware of the concept of an air handler, you may not be sure if you could use one to enhance your home comfort in Temple/Belton. We’re here to help you learn 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. Essentially, 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 hot, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps maintain proper comfort levels in your home. Some models of air handlers even use heat strips to boost the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets chillier.
A correctly maintained and functioning air handler can help decrease utility bills and a create a longer lifespan for your split system or heat pump.
If you want to discover more about air handlers and the ways they could potentially benefit you and your home comfort, call Bell Air Conditioning Inc today at 254-307-9572. We can help you decide if you’d be better helped by a more efficient air handler and show you our many options.