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 aware of the idea of an air handler, you may not understand if you could use one to advance your home comfort in Port Saint Lucie. 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 interior unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Basically, an air handler does what its label says: it handles air. It assists 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 components. When the weather is burning, the air handler flows air through your home, which helps sustain adequate comfort levels within your home. Some models of air handlers even have heat strips to bolster the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets colder. A well maintained and functioning air handler can help decrease utility bills and a provide a longer natural life for your split system or heat pump. If you want to learn more about air handlers and the advantages they could possibly benefit you and your home comfort, call Custom Air Systems Inc today at 772-335-3232. We can help you determine if you’d be better helped by a more effective air handler and show you our many options. Conveniently, you can also simply setup an appointment with us using our online scheduler.