Maybe you’ve heard of air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are acquainted with the idea of an air handler, you may not be sure if you could use one to enhance your home comfort in New Castle. We’re here to help you understand 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 helps your split system or heat pump flow cooled or warmed air through the ducts of your house. The air handler utilizes the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, together with other components. When the weather is hot, the air handler pushes air through your home, which helps uphold correct comfort levels in your home. Some forms of air handlers even have heat strips to bolster the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets colder.
A properly maintained and operating air handler can help decrease utility bills and a provide a longer life span for your split system or heat pump.
If you want to discover more about air handlers and the means by which they could potentially benefit you and your home comfort, call Central Heating & Plumbing today at 724-401-1843. We can help you determine if you’d be better helped by a more proficient air handler and show you our many options.