What is an Air Handler and What Does It Do?

Air Quality

fMaybe you’ve been told about 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 advance your home comfort in Manassas. 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 interior unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Essentially, an air handler does what its label says: it handles air. It assists 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 workings. When the weather is burning, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps maintain adequate comfort levels in your home. Some forms of air handlers even contain heat strips to boost the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets colder.

A correctly maintained and operating air handler can help lower 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 Twin Air LLC today at 703-754-1062. We can help you decide if you’d be better assisted by a more efficient air handler and show you our many options. Conveniently, you can also simply schedule an appointment with us using our online scheduler.

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