Maybe you’ve heard of air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are aware of the model of an air handler, you may not understand if you could use one to enhance your home comfort in Tucson. 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 label says: it handles air. It assists your split system or heat pump circulate cooled or warmed air through the ducts of your house. The air handler encompasses the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, in conjunction with other workings. When the weather is warm, the air handler flows air through your home, which helps sustain correct comfort levels within your home. Some forms of air handlers even contain heat strips to boost the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets calmer.
A properly maintained and functioning air handler can help lessen utility bills and a create an extended lifespan for your split system or heat pump.
If you want to learn more about air handlers and the advantages they could potentially benefit you and your home comfort, call Ambient Air today at 520-357-4912. We can help you decide if you’d be better assisted by a more proficient air handler and show you our many options.