Apr 07 2012My stay with them was typically uneventful apart from the fact that for three nights running my sleep was disturbed by a strange low-frequency humming noise The noise persisted in the morning and early afternoon but had stopped entirely by about 3pm Our house is situated in a largely agricultural area and there are no industrial sites near-by The appliances and devices in your home are responsible for most of these noises But some electrical noises or humming can be very dangerous Some common areas that can cause electric noise or humming include: Main Hums: The normal humming noises that are produced from appliances electronics or audio equipment are called main hums This

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Have a rural house low level humming (sounds like a generator on 24/7) is constant with no break in level of hum My neighbor and I have gone to great lengths to find the source he has decided it is the monitoring pumps at the county landfill which run constantly and their noise follows the river and flows into our valley

The issue of home low frequency hum is discussed on several blogs I did some searches om Home Hum Noise RE: House is humming literally * Posted by kevin2009 (My Page) on Fri May 1 09 at 18:22 Have had exactly the same problem Problem so bad its been giving neighbors headaches-sleep pattern deprivation etc etc

2 What Causes Water Pipes to Hum? One of the most common causes of plumbing hums is a problem with water pressure I did some searches om Home Hum Noise RE: House is humming literally * Posted by kevin2009 (My Page) on Fri May 1 09 at 18:22 Have had exactly the same problem What in my home could possibly vibrate and/or make a very low humming

Humming or buzzing noises from a lighting fixture could point to a loose wire as well—but with lights there's a good chance that something else is to blame If the humming light is on a dimmer switch (or the dimmer switch itself is humming) replace the bulb with a different type of bulb or one made by a different company

The sound has become too loud to sleep a full nights sleep Unplug the machine from power strip surge protector or backup and plug it directly into a power outlet on the wall I did some searches om Home Hum Noise RE: House is humming literally * Posted by kevin2009 (My Page) on Fri May 1 09 at 18:22 Have had exactly the same problem

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Mystery that is driving me mad About 3 weeks ago I noticed a pulsating humming noise in my house Of course it is much louder when the house is deadly quiet like when I want to go to sleep but cant Have resorted to having TV on to drown out this annoying sound but the TV keeps me awake I initially called the plumber and he thought it was my gas hot water system so it was

Sep 19 2018Causes of Low Frequency Electrical Humming or Buzzing Noise Depending on the hum it may be harmless However there are some instances where this hum is a sound of warning against other larger issues If you are hearing this hum near your appliances it is probably the sound that they make during normal operation and is no cause for concern

The ambient noise during the day takes it away a little In your country you may not hear the humming outside if your powerlines are buried but you would still get the humming in your house or flat You may want to check online about Broadband over Powerlines also called Powerline Communications and if it's available in your town

Jul 04 2011I have been hearing a hum in my house since about 2006 The noise sounds like a diesel engine or motor running The sound vibrates the duct work in the house I have had the electric company three times they said its not on their end They shut off all electric to the house and still I hear it I can hear it outside around my house

Apr 28 2020For the past nine years residents of Windsor city situated on the Canadian side of the US-Canada border just across Detroit river have been complaining of a mysterious and persistent low-frequency humming noise It comes and goes at random intervals sometimes lasting hours and other times droning on for days

Dec 06 2005A ground loop typically adds a loud low-frequency hum or buzz as soon as you plug in any of various audio or video components including subwoofers cable-TV outboard boxes satellite-TV feeds TV displays amplifiers A/V receivers or turntables i have just bought a ministry of sound tower system and there is a humming also wen the disk

Sep 19 2019A man is tormented by a low-frequency humming sound emanating from his house Could it be the "hum " a mysterious noise heard around the world by thousands of people? Or is that just a collective delusion? Some describe it as sounding like an engine idling just outside the house Others report hearing a low-frequency rumble

(2) The description of the hum keeps on varying While some describe it as a constant annoying humming sound some describe it as a whir or a buzz as well (3) The Taos hum is a selective phenomenon Only 2% of the populations of Taos are found to be genuine hearers of the Taos Hum

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Jul 04 2011I have been hearing a hum in my house since about 2006 The noise sounds like a diesel engine or motor running The sound vibrates the duct work in the house I have had the electric company three times they said its not on their end They shut off all electric to the house and still I hear it I can hear it outside around my house

The inside walls of our house are made of concrete plates Approximately 10 meters from my couch in the living room is our build in fridge in the kitchen It's positioned against the same wall as our couch Whenever the fridge starts to cool you hear it hum as is the same with every other fridge The humming is not so much the problem though

Nov 24 2015Resolving noise hum within 100 metres of substations Stewart Ross CSR Hebel National Civil Development Manager discusses issues around low frequency noise attenuation at substations and how to break through limitations of past Electricity substations regulating the supply of electricity are essential to modern living

Sometimes humming or buzzing noises point to electrical problems If the compressor hums and refuses to start there may be an issue with the motor though loose wiring could trigger this noise too 7 Chattering/Rattling A rattling noise can mean that your air conditioner is starting to deteriorate and some of its parts are loosening

Unfortunately there's another low-frequency signal present in every home which isn't quite so lovely to listen to: the 60-cycle hum of the AC power lines that power everything in the house In a perfect world power hum wouldn't ever get into the audio signal path but in this respect our world is far from perfect

A humming noise that occurs the whole time the air conditioning unit is running could indicate loose hardware To check if this is the problem you should first disconnect the power to the air conditioner and ensure that each nut and bolt is properly tightened

Jun 24 2010Absolutely a woodpecker would make that noise I realize I said it in kind of a jokey way but we really did have a woodpecker visit our chimney for several days to find food and it made a crazy noise that rattled the whole house A woodpecker on anything metal is going to sound like an assault rifle

Humming Noise from A/C System: compressors or other electric motors in trouble Question: humming from vent fan (Aug 30 2015) Bill B said: I have a large vent fan (Dayton 4HZ396)for a photo darkroom in my home It is controlled by a rheostat switch All of the equipment is about 6 years old and is seldom used