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 model of an air handler, you may not know if you could use one to enhance your home comfort in Phoenix. We’re here to help you recognize 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. Essentially, an air handler does what its title says: it handles air. It aides your split system or heat pump flow cooled or warmed air within the ducts of your house. The air handler contains the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, along with other components. When the weather is burning, the air handler circulates air through your home, which helps maintain adequate comfort levels in your home. Some types of air handlers even contain heat strips to boost the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets calmer. A properly maintained and operating air handler can help lessen utility bills and a create a lengthier natural life for your split system or heat pump. If you want to know more about air handlers and the ways they could hypothetically benefit you and your home comfort, call Dial One Mears Air Conditioning & Heating Inc today at 602-997-5701. We can help you determine 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.