Why Does My Thermostat Click When It Comes On?

January 15, 2020

You’ve noticed that your thermostat clicks when it turns on your HVAC system. Now you are wondering if the sound is cause for concern. What Causes the Clicking Sound in Your Thermostat? Inside your thermostat is an electrical system that relies on circuits to control the flow of current. The clicking noise that you hear is one of the relays. A relay is a type of switch that opens and closes to complete a circuit. In simple terms, relays turn electrical current on and off within the thermostat. The clicking sound is the movement of the relay. Does a Clicking...

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Common Thermostat Issues

October 10, 2019

Do you suspect your thermostat isn’t working correctly? You may be correct, but a professional will have to inspect the system to know for sure if this is the cause behind your indoor comfort problems. Three of the possible thermostat issues you may be experiencing are inaccurate readings, failure to reach the set temperature and cycling beyond the set temperature. Inaccurate Reading If your thermostat is placed in an area where it receives direct sunlight or is too close to a heat source, it may give inaccurate readings. You may find that your home is too cold when the thermostat...

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