Is sound an issue for heating and air conditioning?

Yes. Heating and cooling that make a lot of noiseadd to sound pollution. Although no financial savings are tied to less sound in your home, the sound rating of a cooling system can have a serious effect on comfort and enjoyment of your Cincinnati home. The sound level of an air conditioner or heat pump depends on many issues, such as the age and make of the unit, and the degree to which the compressor is insulated can increase the amount of noise it makes.

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