It’s expected for your heating and cooling unit to make a little noise as it works. There are a couple of considerations that affect its sound level, like age and insulation.
However, hearing strange or loud noises might mean a potential problem with your system. If you fail to repair it, there could be serious (and costly) effects in the future.
Here are a few of the AC noises and furnace noises we regularly experience in Edmonton and what they can mean. If you’re hearing any of these sounds, contact a tech as soon as possible. Rob's Albertan Service Experts will figure out what’s happening with your unit and what needs to be done to fix it.
Systems that make a large amount of sound furthers sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily have an affect on energy efficiency, it may influence comfort in your house.
HVAC units manufactured today are quieter than previous years. However, it’s smart to check sound levels for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s placed near your bedroom or living room.