It’s normal for your heating and cooling equipment to make some noise as it operates. There are several factors that affect its sound level, like age and insulation.
However, hearing strange or loud noises can mean a possible problem with your equipment. If you don’t service it, there could be major (and pricey) consequences down the road.
Here are several of the AC noises and furnace noises we often see in Elkhart and what they could mean. If you’re hearing any of these sounds, contact a pro immediately. BW/Cook Service Experts will find out what’s going on with your equipment and what needs to be done to restore it.
Systems that make a lot of noise furthers sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily affect energy efficiency, it can affect comfort in your residence.
Comfort units manufactured today are quieter than previous models. However, it’s smart to look at sound ratings for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s located near your bedroom or living room.