It’s expected for your HVAC equipment to make a little noise as it works. There are a couple of considerations that impact its sound level, including age and insulation.
However, hearing strange or loud noises can mean a possible problem with your equipment. If you don’t repair it, there can be significant (and expensive) repurcussions down the road.
Here are a few of the AC noises and furnace noises we frequently experience in Kitchener and what they might mean. If you’re dealing with any of these sounds, call a professional immediately. Boehmers/Cronin Emery Service Experts will determine what’s happening with your equipment and what needs to be done to repair it.
Units that make a large amount of racket raises sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily impact energy efficiency, it can affect comfort in your residence.
HVAC systems manufactured now are quieter than previous years. However, it’s wise to look at sound rankings for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s placed near your bedroom or living room.