Your AC unit’s air handler helps regulate the air circulation and ensures adequate distribution. Air pushed by a fan or blower motor through the air handler. As a result, a problem with the air handler will impede proper airflow.
Chris Wilson Plumbing & Heating Repairs Inc provides professional air handler services, including repairs and full installations. We are proud local Seaside, CA contractors who have been serving your area since 1999. Give us a call today to discuss your cooling needs with our experts!
Why is My AC Not Working Properly?
Problems with your air conditioner often to point to problems with the air handler unit. Common problem sources include:
- Clogged air filters (we recommend regular replacement every 3-6 months)
- Clogged cooling coils
- Worn out fan belts
- Burned out blower motor
A professional inspection will reveal the source of the issue and allow us to present you with the most accurate solutions.
How You Can Reduce Risk of Air Handler Problems
The most effective way to avoid problems with the air handler unit (and most HVAC problems in general) is through regular maintenance. This involves yearly tune-ups, servicing, and inspections of your AC unit.
Our maintenance services include inspection of air handler components, including:
- Blower motor checks - Blower motors can burn out over time. Regular inspection will alert us to any changes in speed and uncover potential problems with the component.
- Fan belt replacement - The fan belt is a major component of the blower. If the fan belt is faulty upon inspection, we will replace it.
- Cooling coils - We will clean cooling coils blocked by dirt and dust.
With regular air handler maintenance and inspections, you will enjoy optimal indoor air quality and fewer emergency repairs.