Why is my HVAC making noise?

It’s common for your HVAC system to make a little noise as it operates. There are several details that influence its sound level, like age and insulation.

However, hearing odd or loud noises may mean a potential malfunction with your system. If you won’t fix it, there might be major (and costly) effects in the future.

Here are several of the AC noises and furnace noises we often experience in Rochester and what they might mean. If you’re hearing any of these sounds, get in touch with a professional as soon as possible. Strogen's Service Experts will determine what’s occurring with your system and what needs to be done to restore it.

Systems that make a lot of sound increases sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily impact energy efficiency, it could affect comfort in your residence.

HVAC equipment made now are quieter than previous models. However, it’s smart to look at sound rankings for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s located near your bedroom or living room.