Is sound an issue for heating and air conditioning?

Yes. Noisy heating and cooling equipmentadd to sound pollution.While no financial savings are tied to less sound in your home, the sound rating of a cooling system can have a significant effect on comfort and enjoyment of your Oakville home. The sound level of an air conditioner or heat pump depends on a number of things, such as the , and the insulation of the compressor can increase the amount of noise it makes.

Although many heating and cooling systems made today are quieter now more than ever, it's a safe thought to compare sound ratings when evaluating a new air conditioner or heat pump, particularly if the equipment location is near bedrooms or living rooms.