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 acquainted with the concept of an air handler, you may not know if you could use one to advance your home comfort in Moline. We’re here to help you understand 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 name says: it handles air. It aides 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, along with other mechanisms. When the weather is warm, the air handler pushes air through your home, which helps sustain correct comfort levels inside your home. Some types of air handlers even use 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 decrease utility bills and a deliver a longer lifespan 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 J.L. Brady Company LLC today at 309-517-7511. We can help you establish if you’d be better helped by a more effective air handler and reveal to you our many options. Conveniently, you can also simply setup an appointment with us using our online scheduler.