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 idea of an air handler, you may not understand if you could use one to improve your home comfort in Lake Charles. 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 interior unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Essentially, an air handler does what its title says: it handles air. It helps your split system or heat pump push cooled or warmed air around the ducts of your house. The air handler utilizes the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, together with other workings. When the weather is warm, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps uphold correct comfort levels in your home. Some forms of air handlers even contain heat strips to boost the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets chillier. A properly maintained and working air handler can help lower utility bills and a create a lengthier lifetime 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 ACR Air Conditioning & Heating Inc today at 337-335-0992. We can help you decide if you’d be better assisted by a more efficient air handler and present you our many options. To make things easy, you can also simply arrange an appointment with us using our online scheduler.