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 lower sound levels, the sound rating of a cooling system can have a considerable effect on comfort and enjoyment of your Knoxville home. The sound level of an air conditioner or heat pump depends on many issues, such as the age and make of the equipment, and the degree to which the compressor is insulated can contribute 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 idea 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.