Why is my HVAC making noise?

It’s common for your HVAC equipment to make a bit of noise as it runs. There are a couple of factors that influence its sound level, including age and insulation.

However, hearing strange or loud noises could mean a potential malfunction with your system. If you fail to repair it, there can be major (and costly) repurcussions in the future.

Here are some of the AC noises and furnace noises we often experience in Champaign and what they may mean. If you’re dealing with any of these sounds, call a tech immediately. Chief/Bauer Service Experts will find out what’s happening with your system and what needs to be done to fix it.

Units that make too much noise raises sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily affect energy efficiency, it can affect comfort in your home.

Heating and cooling systems made recently are quieter than ever before. However, it’s wise to look for sound levels for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s installed near your bedroom or living room.