How to Tell Your Heating and Cooling Service Provider What Sound Your System is Making

May 04, 2017

Your system has a array of sounds that it usually makes. All in all, they should be easy to overlook on a day to day basis. If your system is making bizarre or disruptive sounds, you probably have to call in an expert for a service visit.

Listen hard to the noises you’re hearing, switch off your system and call in professionals like Garoken Energy Co. Inc.. Your system may simply have a loose piece. The noises could also be an sign that considerable repairs are required. If you know how to describe the sounds your system is making, you can help your service specialist figure out a solution.

Here are some easy to identify sounds that indicate a need for heating and cooling service:

  • Repeated clicking—You can hear a clicking sound when your system turns on and off, if you listen well. This is natural. However, if you hear this sound frequently, you definitely need a heating and cooling service appointment to find out if it’s a problem with the system’s relay or its electrical control.
  • Rattling, banging, clanking or thumping—Rattling usually indicates a loose piece. Intense banging or thumping sounds could mean a piece of your system is totally broken or disconnected.

Routine maintenance can prevent some of these noises from ever starting. If you schedule maintenance appointments with Garoken Energy Co. Inc., we can point out and repair potential problems before they can get worse. Give us a call at 503-848-3838 or use our convenient online scheduler to make your appointment.