Maybe you’ve heard of air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are familiar with the concept of an air handler, you may not understand if you could use one to advance your home comfort in Richmond. We’re here to help you recognize what an air handler is and if one would aid you in your home.

An air handler is the internal unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Basically, an air handler does what its label says: it handles air. It aides your split system or heat pump circulate cooled or warmed air within the ducts of your house. The air handler encompasses the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, together with other workings. When the weather is warm, the air handler flows air through your home, which helps sustain adequate comfort levels within your home. Some types of air handlers even contain heat strips to bolster the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets calmer.

A correctly maintained and operating air handler can help decrease utility bills and a deliver a longer lifetime for your split system or heat pump.

If you want to learn more about air handlers and the means by which they could possibly benefit you and your home comfort, call Refrigeration Systems Ltd. today at 778-693-2532. We can help you decide if you’d be better helped by a more proficient air handler and present you our many options.