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 understand if you could use one to advance your home comfort in Keokuk. 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 indoor unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Basically, an air handler does what its name says: it handles air. It aides your split system or heat pump flow cooled or warmed air through the ducts of your house. The air handler encompasses the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, in conjunction with other mechanisms. When the weather is hot, the air handler flows air through your home, which helps sustain adequate comfort levels within your home. Some forms of air handlers even have 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 lessen utility bills and a provide a lengthier natural life for your split system or heat pump.
If you want to discover more about air handlers and the ways they could potentially benefit you and your home comfort, call WM J Kraus & Son today at 319-229-2318. We can help you establish if you’d be better helped by a more efficient air handler and reveal to you our many options.