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 aware of the model of an air handler, you may not understand if you could use one to advance your home comfort in Dallas. We’re here to help you learn what an air handler is and if one would help you in your home. An air handler is the indoor unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. Essentially, an air handler does what its title says: it handles air. It helps your split system or heat pump circulate cooled or warmed air around 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 circulates air through your home, which helps uphold proper comfort levels within your home. Some models of air handlers even contain heat strips to strengthen the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets colder. A properly maintained and functioning air handler can help decrease utility bills and a provide an extended natural life for your split system or heat pump. If you want to discover more about air handlers and the ways they could possibly benefit you and your home comfort, call Air Patrol Air Conditioning & Heating of Texas today at 214-261-0034. We can help you decide if you’d be better helped by a more proficient air handler and present you our many options. For your convenience, you can also simply setup an appointment with us using our online scheduler.