Why is my HVAC making noise?

It’s common for your comfort unit to make a bit of noise as it runs. There are a few considerations that influence its sound level, like age and insulation.

However, hearing odd or loud noises can mean a possible problem with your unit. If you don’t service it, there might be significant (and pricey) repurcussions later on.

Here are some of the AC noises and furnace noises we often experience in Saint Charles and what they could mean. If you’re hearing any of these sounds, call a pro right away. Golden Seal Service Experts will figure out what’s happening with your equipment and what needs to be done to fix it.

Systems that make a large amount of racket increases sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily impact energy efficiency, it might influence comfort in your residence.

HVAC units made today are quieter than previous models. However, it’s good to look for sound ratings for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s located near your bedroom or living room.