Why is my HVAC making noise?

It’s common for your heating and cooling unit to make some noise as it works. There are several considerations that affect its sound level, including age and insulation.

However, hearing weird or loud noises may mean a possible malfunction with your unit. If you fail to fix it, there can be major (and costly) repurcussions later on.

Here are a few of the AC noises and furnace noises we regularly see in La Porte and what they may mean. If you’re experiencing any of these sounds, get in touch with a professional right away. Finch Air Conditioning & Heating will find out what’s going on with your unit and what needs to be done to repair it.

Units that make a lot of sound raises sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily impact energy efficiency, it can affect comfort in your house.

HVAC units manufactured today are quieter than previous years. However, it’s smart to check sound ratings for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s situated near your bedroom or living room.