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 know if you could use one to improve your home comfort in Menomonie and western Wisconsin. 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 internal unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Basically, an air handler does what its name 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 contains the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, in conjunction with other components. When the weather is hot, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps maintain proper comfort levels in your home. Some models of air handlers even contain heat strips to strengthen the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets chillier.
A correctly maintained and operating air handler can help decrease utility bills and a create a lengthier natural life for your split system or heat pump.
If you want to learn more about air handlers and the ways they could hypothetically benefit you and your home comfort, call Halverson Brothers Inc today at 715-352-4052. We can help you establish if you’d be better assisted by a more proficient air handler and reveal to you our many options.