It’s expected for your comfort equipment to make a bit of noise as it works. There are several considerations that influence its sound level, including age and insulation.
However, hearing weird or loud noises could mean a possible problem with your machine. If you won’t repair it, there can be serious (and costly) repurcussions down the road.
Here are several of the AC noises and furnace noises we regularly experience in Grand Island and what they can mean. If you’re experiencing any of these sounds, get in touch with a pro as soon as possible. McElroy Service Experts will determine what’s occurring with your system and what needs to be done to restore it.
Equipment that makes a large amount of noise increases sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily impact energy efficiency, it could impact comfort in your home.
Heating and cooling units made now are quieter than previous models. However, it’s good to look at sound levels for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s placed near your bedroom or living room.