Maybe you’ve been told about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are familiar with the model of an air handler, you may not understand if you could use one to enhance your home comfort in Port Orchard. We’re here to help you learn what an air handler is and if one would aid you in your home.

An air handler is the internal 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 circulate cooled or warmed air through the ducts of your house. The air handler encompasses the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, along with other mechanisms. When the weather is warm, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps maintain adequate comfort levels within your home. Some forms of air handlers even contain heat strips to bolster the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets chillier.

A correctly maintained and operating air handler can help decrease utility bills and a provide a longer life span for your split system or heat pump.

If you want to discover more about air handlers and the means by which they could potentially benefit you and your home comfort, call Air Masters Heating & Cooling today at 360-205-7115. We can help you establish if you’d be better assisted by a more efficient air handler and present you our many options.