Loud heating and cooling
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 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 contribute to the
amount of noise it makes.
most heating and cooling systems manufactured today are quieter than ever before, it's a goodidea 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.