It’s expected for your comfort equipment to make some noise as it works. There are several considerations that influence its sound level, including age and insulation.
However, hearing odd or loud noises may mean a future problem with your unit. If you won’t service it, there may be major (and expensive) effects down the road.
Here are a few of the AC noises we frequently see in Dallas and what they could mean. If you’re dealing with any of these sounds, call a professional immediately. Levy & Son Service Experts will figure out what’s going on with your equipment and what needs to be done to fix it.
Equipment that makes a lot of racket furthers sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily impact energy efficiency, it can impact comfort in your residence.
HVAC systems made today are quieter than previous years. However, it’s wise to look at sound rankings for your new air conditioner, particularly if it’s installed near your bedroom or living room.