It’s expected for your comfort unit to make a little noise as it runs. There are a couple of factors that impact its sound level, like age and insulation.
However, hearing odd or loud noises might mean a potential malfunction with your unit. If you fail to repair it, there can be significant (and expensive) effects later on.
Here are some of the AC noises and furnace noises we often experience in Tulsa and what they may mean. If you’re noticing any of these sounds, contact a pro right away. Jack Nelson Service Experts will figure out what’s happening with your system and what needs to be done to repair it.
Units that make a large amount of noise furthers sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily affect energy efficiency, it might affect comfort in your home.
HVAC units manufactured now are quieter than previous years. However, it’s smart to look at sound ratings for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s installed near your bedroom or living room.