It’s expected for your HVAC unit to make a bit of noise as it works. There are several factors that affect its sound level, including age and insulation.
However, hearing odd or loud noises may mean a future issue with your machine. If you fail to fix it, there may be significant (and expensive) consequences in the future.
Here are several of the AC noises and furnace noises we regularly see in Fort Wayne and what they might mean. If you’re experiencing any of these sounds, call a pro immediately. Rolf Griffin Service Experts will determine what’s happening with your system and what needs to be done to fix it.
Units that make a lot of racket increases sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily impact energy efficiency, it can impact comfort in your house.
HVAC units made now are quieter than previous models. However, it’s wise to look at sound levels for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s located near your bedroom or living room.