Maybe you’ve been informed about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are aware of the model of an air handler, you may not be sure if you could use one to enhance your home comfort in Norco and St. Charles Parish. 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 name says: it handles air. It assists your split system or heat pump push 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 burning, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps maintain adequate comfort levels inside your home. Some models of air handlers even contain heat strips to strengthen the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets colder.
A correctly maintained and operating air handler can help decrease utility bills and a provide an extended lifetime for your split system or heat pump.
If you want to discover more about air handlers and the ways they could hypothetically benefit you and your home comfort, call Mayeuxs AC & Heating today at (985) 764-2426. We can help you determine if you’d be better served by a more efficient air handler and present you our many options.