What is an Air Handler and What Does It Do? 06/09/2017fMaybe you’ve been told about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are aware of the concept of an air handler, you may not understand if you could use one to enhance your home comfort in Safford. We’re here to help you understand what an air handler is and if one would help you in your home. An air handler is the internal 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 aides your split system or heat pump flow cooled or warmed air through the ducts of your house. The air handler utilizes the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, together with other components. When the weather is warm, the air handler flows air through your home, which helps maintain adequate comfort levels within your home. Some types of air handlers even use heat strips to bolster the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets chillier. A well maintained and operating air handler can help lessen utility bills and a provide an extended natural life for your split system or heat pump. If you want to learn more about air handlers and the mean by which they could possibly benefit you and your home comfort, call B&D Air Conditioning today at 928-432-6018. We can help you decide if you’d be better assisted by a more proficient air handler and present you our many options. For your convenience, you can also simply setup an appointment with us using our online scheduler.