What is an Air Handler and What Does It Do?

Maybe you’ve heard of air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are acquainted with the concept of an air handler, you may not be sure if you could use one to improve your home comfort in West Palm Beach. We’re here to help you recognize what an air handler is and if one would help you in your home.

An air handler is the indoor unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Essentially, an air handler does what its name says: it handles air. It assists your split system or heat pump push cooled or warmed air around the ducts of your house. The air handler encompasses the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, along with other components. When the weather is hot, the air handler pushes air through your home, which helps sustain adequate comfort levels within your home. Some types of air handlers even contain heat strips to boost the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets chillier.

A correctly maintained and operating air handler can help lessen utility bills and a provide an extended lifespan for your split system or heat pump.

If you want to discover more about air handlers and the mean by which they could possibly benefit you and your home comfort, call Kyzar Air Conditioning Inc today at 561-612-0242. We can help you decide if you’d be better assisted by a more effective air handler and reveal to you our many options. 

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