Why is my HVAC making noise?

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

However, hearing strange or loud noises may mean a possible problem with your system. If you don’t repair it, there may be major (and costly) consequences in the future.

Here are a few of the AC noises and furnace noises we often see in Oklahoma City and what they may mean. If you’re hearing any of these sounds, call a tech immediately. Gordon's Service Experts will find out what’s going on with your equipment and what needs to be done to repair it.

Equipment that makes a large amount of racket increases sound pollution. While noise might not necessarily impact energy efficiency, it could impact comfort in your home.

Comfort equipment manufactured recently are quieter than previous models. However, it’s wise to check sound rankings for your new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if it’s placed near your bedroom or living room.