Maybe you’ve been told about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are familiar with the concept of an air handler, you may not know if you could use one to enhance your home comfort in Cedar Rapids. 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 interior unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Basically, an air handler does what its title says: it handles air. It helps your split system or heat pump circulate cooled or warmed air within the ducts of your house. The air handler contains the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, along with other workings. When the weather is hot, the air handler pushes air through your home, which helps uphold correct 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 colder.
A correctly maintained and working air handler can help lower utility bills and a provide an extended lifespan for your split system or heat pump.
If you want to know more about air handlers and the mean by which they could potentially benefit you and your home comfort, call Ilten's Incorporated today at 319-208-3295. We can help you determine if you’d be better helped by a more proficient air handler and show you our many options.