Is sound an issue for heating and air conditioning?

Yes. Heating and cooling that make a lot of noisecontribute 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 considerable effect on comfort and enjoyment of your Charleston home. The sound level of an air conditioner or heat pump depends on a number of things, such as the age and make of the , and the insulation of the compressor can add to the amount of noise it makes.

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