Why is my HVAC making noise?

It’s common for your HVAC system to make a little noise as it works. There are a couple of considerations that impact its sound level, like age and insulation.

However, hearing strange or loud noises can mean a potential issue with your unit. If you fail to service it, there can be significant (and pricey) effects later on.

Here are several of the AC noises and furnace noises we regularly experience in Gaithersburg and what they could mean. If you’re experiencing any of these sounds, contact a pro right away. Parker Pearce Service Experts will determine what’s going on with your equipment and what needs to be done to restore it.

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

HVAC systems made recently are quieter than previous models. 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.