Is sound an issue for heating and air conditioning?

Yes. Noisy heating and cooling equipmentadd to sound pollution. Although no financial savings are tied to lower sound levels, the sound rating of a cooling system can have a considerable effect on comfort and enjoyment of your Birmingham home. The sound level of an air conditioner or heat pump depends on many issues, such as the unit, and the insulation of the compressor can contribute to the amount of noise it makes.

Although most heating and cooling systems manufactured today are quieter than ever before, it's a sound idea to compare sound ratings when evaluating a new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if the equipment location is near bedrooms or living rooms.