It’s common for your heating and cooling equipment to make a bit of noise as it operates. There are several details that impact its sound level, such as age and insulation.
However, hearing weird or loud noises may mean a possible malfunction with your unit. If you won’t service it, there may be major (and costly) repurcussions later on.
Here are a few of the AC noises and furnace noises we frequently experience in Austin and what they might mean. If you’re noticing any of these sounds, get in touch with a technician immediately. Strand Brothers Service Experts will figure out what’s going on with your unit and what needs to be done to fix it.
Units that make too much noise furthers sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily have an affect on energy efficiency, it might affect comfort in your residence.
HVAC systems made now are quieter than previous years. However, it’s wise to check sound levels for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s located near your bedroom or living room.