What is an Air Handler and What Does It Do?

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 improve your home comfort in Dayton. We’re here to help you understand what an air handler is and if one would help 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 title says: it handles air. It aides your split system or heat pump push cooled or warmed air through the ducts of your house. The air handler encompasses the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, together with other workings. When the weather is hot, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps maintain adequate 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 create a lengthier lifetime 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 Jent Mechanical LLC today at 937-845-1111. We can help you determine if you’d be better helped by a more efficient air handler and present you our many options. 

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