If you're planning to upgrade the A/C in your Calgary home, a variable-speed air handler is worth considering to help you maximize the benefits of this major investment. The air handler is the cooling system component that's responsible for sending conditioned air throughout the home.
In comparison to single-speed air handlers that run at maximum output whenever they cycle on, variable-speed units can precisely modulate the amount of airflow. This allows the air handler to adjust its output as cooling needs change, as well as compensate for issues like a dirty air filter, closed registers, long ducting runs or airflow restrictions that would otherwise erode comfort and efficiency.
Advantages of a Variable-Speed Air Handler
An air conditioner equipped with variable-speed technology offers some key advantages over one with a standard air handler, including:
To learn more about the benefits of choosing a variable-speed air handler for your Calgary home's A/C upgrade, contact the comfort pros at Arpi's Industries Ltd.
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