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 significant effect on comfort and enjoyment of your Canada home. The sound level of an air conditioner or heat pump depends on a variety of factors, such as the age and make of the unit, and whether the compressor is insulated or not can increase the amount of noise it makes.

Although many heating and cooling systems built today are quieter than ever before, 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.