Is sound an issue for heating and air conditioning?

Yes. Heating and cooling that make a lot of noisecontribute to sound pollution.While no monetary savings are tied to less sound in your home, the sound rating of a cooling system can have a serious effect on comfort and enjoyment of your Champaign home. The sound level of an air conditioner or heat pump depends on a number of things, such as the , and the degree to which the compressor is insulated can contribute to the amount of noise it makes.

Although many heating and cooling systems made today are quieter now more than ever, it's a safe idea to compare sound ratings when assessing a new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if the equipment location is near bedrooms or living rooms.