It’s expected for your HVAC unit to make some noise as it operates. There are a couple of considerations that influence its sound level, including age and insulation.
However, hearing odd or loud noises might mean a possible issue with your equipment. If you won’t fix it, there might be significant (and expensive) repurcussions later on.
Here are some of the AC noises and furnace noises we often experience in Kingston and what they might mean. If you’re hearing any of these sounds, call a pro as soon as possible. Service Experts Heating & Air Conditioning will find out what’s happening with your unit and what needs to be done to repair it.
Units that make a lot of noise increases sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily affect energy efficiency, it might affect comfort in your house.
HVAC units made now are quieter than previous years. However, it’s good to check sound levels for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s situated near your bedroom or living room.