What is an Air Handler and What Does It Do?

Air Quality

fMaybe you’ve been informed about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are aware of the idea of an air handler, you may not know if you could use one to improve your home comfort in Dallas. We’re here to help you learn 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. Essentially, an air handler does what its title 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, along with other mechanisms. When the weather is hot, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps uphold proper comfort levels in your home. Some forms of air handlers even use heat strips to strengthen the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets colder.

A well maintained and working air handler can help lower utility bills and a provide a lengthier lifespan for your split system or heat pump.

If you want to discover more about air handlers and the advantages they could potentially benefit you and your home comfort, call Tri County Air Care LLC today at 469-617-3437. We can help you determine if you’d be better served by a more proficient air handler and reveal to you our many options. Conveniently, you can also simply setup an appointment with us using our online scheduler.

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