Why is my HVAC making noise?

It’s common for your heating and cooling unit to make some noise as it works. There are a couple of factors that influence its sound level, like age and insulation.

However, hearing strange or loud noises could mean a possible problem with your unit. If you won’t service it, there could be major (and pricey) consequences later on.

Here are several of the AC noises and furnace noises we often experience in Charlotte and what they may mean. If you’re dealing with any of these sounds, call a professional right away. Komfort Air will find out what’s happening with your unit and what needs to be done to repair it.

Systems that make too much noise increases sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily impact energy efficiency, it could impact comfort in your home.

Heating and cooling equipment created recently are quieter than previous years. However, it’s wise to look for sound levels for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s located near your bedroom or living room.