What is an Air Handler and What Does It Do? 06/09/2017fMaybe you’ve been informed about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are acquainted with the idea of an air handler, you may not understand if you could use one to advance your home comfort in Crestview. 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. In essence, an air handler does what its name says: it handles air. It assists your split system or heat pump push cooled or warmed air through the ducts of your house. The air handler contains the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, together with other components. When the weather is burning, the air handler flows air through your home, which helps uphold correct comfort levels within your home. Some models of air handlers even use heat strips to bolster the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets calmer. A well maintained and functioning air handler can help lower utility bills and a create an extended lifetime for your split system or heat pump. If you want to learn more about air handlers and the mean by which they could potentially benefit you and your home comfort, call Gordon Air Conditioning today at 850-682-5509. We can help you establish if you’d be better helped by a more efficient air handler and present you our many options. For your convenience, you can also simply schedule an appointment with us using our online scheduler.