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 familiar with the model of an air handler, you may not know if you could use one to advance your home comfort in East Hanover. We’re here to help you learn 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. Basically, an air handler does what its label says: it handles air. It helps your split system or heat pump flow 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 mechanisms. When the weather is hot, the air handler pushes air through your home, which helps uphold proper comfort levels within your home. Some models of air handlers even have heat strips to strengthen the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets chillier. A well maintained and working air handler can help lessen utility bills and a deliver a lengthier lifetime for your split system or heat pump. If you want to know more about air handlers and the advantages they could potentially benefit you and your home comfort, call Effective Service Group, LLC today at 973-884-0065. We can help you establish 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.