Maybe you’ve been told about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are aware of the model of an air handler, you may not know if you could use one to improve your home comfort in Wausau. We’re here to help you learn what an air handler is and if one would benefit you in your home.
An air handler is the indoor unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. In essence, an air handler does what its title 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 contains the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, together with other workings. When the weather is warm, the air handler pushes air through your home, which helps maintain adequate comfort levels inside your home. Some forms of air handlers even use heat strips to strengthen 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 deliver an extended natural life for your split system or heat pump.
If you want to know more about air handlers and the advantages they could hypothetically benefit you and your home comfort, call Gilray Heating and Cooling today at 715-301-0727. We can help you determine if you’d be better served by a more proficient air handler and present you our many options.