Maybe you’ve been told about air handlers. Maybe you haven’t. Even if you are aware of the concept of an air handler, you may not be sure if you could use one to improve your home comfort in Oxford. We’re here to help you learn what an air handler is and if one would aid you in your home.

An air handler is the indoor unit of a split-system air conditioner or a heat pump. In essence, an air handler does what its name says: it handles air. It aides your split system or heat pump push cooled or warmed air through the ducts of your house. The air handler contains the evaporator coil and the blower in your ventilation system, together with other mechanisms. When the weather is hot, the air handler flows air through your home, which helps sustain correct comfort levels in your home. Some models of air handlers even use heat strips to bolster the heating power or your heat pump when the weather gets chillier.

A well-maintained and working air handler can help decrease utility bills and a create a lengthier life span 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 Franklin's Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc today at 662-281-1231. We can help you determine if you’d be better assisted by a more proficient air handler and show you our many options.