Maybe you’ve been informed about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are aware of the model of an air handler, you may not understand if you could use one to improve your home comfort in Manassas. We’re here to help you understand 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. Basically, an air handler does what its label 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 encompasses the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, in conjunction with other mechanisms. When the weather is burning, the air handler pushes air through your home, which helps sustain proper comfort levels inside your home. Some forms of air handlers even have heat strips to boost the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets calmer.
A correctly maintained and functioning air handler can help decrease utility bills and a deliver a longer lifetime 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 Air-Right Energy Design today at 703-260-1148. We can help you determine if you’d be better assisted by a more efficient air handler and present you our many options.