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Blog Title: Are air source heat pumps noisy?

Main Que: Are air source heat pumps noisy?

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  • Query By: Joe Williams (Newark, NJ)
  • Date: 09/12/2016

Answer: The fans and compressor ASHP will create a droning noise or may be louder. Therefore always place it away from your bedroom. Buy an ASHP with an outdoor sound rating of 7.6 bels or lower. Mount your unit on a noise-absorbing base to mitigate the noise a bit.

  • Replied By: Bruce Kinghtley (Austin, TX)
  • Replied Date: 09/16/2016