Why is my HVAC making noise?

It’s normal for your comfort equipment to make a little noise as it runs. There are a few considerations that affect its sound level, like age and insulation.

However, hearing strange or loud noises could mean a future malfunction with your system. If you don’t fix it, there can be significant (and pricey) repurcussions in the future.

Here are several of the AC noises and furnace noises we frequently experience in Hillsborough and what they can mean. If you’re noticing any of these sounds, get in touch with a Expert immediately. Fras-Air/General Service Experts will find out what’s happening with your system and what needs to be done to restore it.

Units that make a large amount of racket increases sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily affect energy efficiency, it could impact comfort in your home.

Heating and cooling systems created recently are quieter than previous models. However, it’s good to look at sound levels for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s located near your bedroom or living room.