What is an Air Handler and What Does It Do? 06/09/2017fMaybe you’ve been told about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are familiar with the concept of an air handler, you may not know if you could use one to advance your home comfort in Litchfield Park. 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 interior 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, along with other workings. When the weather is hot, the air handler flows air through your home, which helps sustain correct comfort levels within your home. Some types of air handlers even use heat strips to bolster the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets colder. A correctly maintained and working air handler can help decrease utility bills and a provide an extended natural life for your split system or heat pump. If you want to discover more about air handlers and the ways they could possibly benefit you and your home comfort, call Cooler Tymes LLC today at 623-206-6770. We can help you decide if you’d be better assisted by a more effective air handler and show you our many options. For your convenience, you can also simply schedule an appointment with us using our online scheduler.