What Causes A Noisy Central Heating System?
A noisy central heating system can be caused by several things, many of which you can fix up yourself.
In this guide. I’m going to cover a lot of different sounds that your boiler, pipework, radiators or central heating system may be making and help you to cure a range of noisy central heating problems.
So, if your heating is –
– let’s dive right in and cure that noisy central heating!
What’s That Awful Noise?
Most of the components that make up your central heating system are made from metal, and metal – as you probably already know – will expand and contract as it heats up and cools down.
So it may be that the sounds you’re hearing your central heating make are just being caused by that natural process.
Because pipework creaks and groans as it expands and contracts, it can be something that you get used to – but if your central heating is making strange noises, it’s best not to ignore it.
More serious causes of annoying and loud central heating should be fully investigated and fixed by a qualified plumber, with the worst case scenario being that you have to part with a little bit of money to get it sorted.
But here at BestHeating, we like to give you the tools to fix things for yourself – so this guide is designed to help you identify the most common causes of noisy heating systems to help you to solve the problems without having to splash the cash on expensive repair bills.
Do You Have A Noisy Boiler?
Boilers often make gurgling noises, so most of the time it is perfectly normal to have a noisy boiler.
But, if you think your boiler is making louder, more unusual noise then it is best to check it out and make some adjustments.
Here are some things that you can try to stop your boiler making noise.
John loves reading design blogs and bringing those ideas to the Advice Centre in his own inimitable style. When he isn’t writing copy, you’ll find him reaching out to industry experts to get the latest on all the heating news.