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 Auburn. 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. Essentially, an air handler does what its name says: it handles air. It assists your split system or heat pump push cooled or warmed air around the ducts of your house. The air handler utilizes the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, together with other mechanisms. When the weather is warm, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps uphold adequate comfort levels inside your home. Some models of air handlers even have heat strips to boost the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets chillier.
A well-maintained and working air handler can help lessen utility bills and a provide a longer 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 Forster Heating today at 530-885-8081. We can help you establish if you’d be better served by a more proficient air handler and show you our many options.