Maybe you’ve been told about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are acquainted with the concept of an air handler, you may not know if you could use one to improve your home comfort in Lexington. We’re here to help you recognize what an air handler is and if one would benefit you in your home.
An air handler is the internal unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Basically, an air handler does what its label says: it handles air. It aides 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, together with other components. When the weather is hot, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps sustain correct comfort levels inside your home. Some models of air handlers even use heat strips to bolster the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets calmer.
A properly maintained and operating air handler can help lessen utility bills and a provide an extended life span for your split system or heat pump.
If you want to learn more about air handlers and the advantages they could hypothetically benefit you and your home comfort, call James Heating & A/C, Inc today at 336-853-6070. We can help you establish if you’d be better helped by a more effective air handler and present you our many options.