Whatever their Hum source idea is. Be good to get in touch and maybe set up a network of people suffering from this noise in the area, might help locate the problem. Thank you so much for your response.Someone else in warren co. hears this? I can hear the sound also on the beach. My girlfriend kept telling me that the sound from the game was messing with me. Contact your congressman and tell them you are aware of a study ongoing in CT regarding low frequency noise radiated from the interstate natural gas pipeline systems. His own theory based on years of research is that many sufferers hearing has become over-sensitive concentrating the mind on certain frequencies of sound which it per… Do one thing that you probably not thought of. There is a site on Topix called the Chelmsford Hum. I will try the water trick, though I believe one of those professional plumbing contractors in the Oakland County area did all of thesse things. the noise has vanished, leaving behind clarity of mind and peace. Don’t know if my post # is linked to my email, so anyone can email for anything. half a semitone apart. HOWEVER, I HEAR IT OUTSIDE TOO! I have book marked it for later! Trust me (if you might), the extensive work I’ve put into this in CT can’t deny that the only supportable source here are the lines. I am not sure if Pest Control can solve it as I don't know where the nest is. my own conclusions. For example, if you simply start flailing away, swapping gear and cables and everything all at once, you may never know what actually caused (or fixed) the problem. Who can I contact to get them to admit what they are using. Use a HEPA air cleaner filter for sleep. Using a quiet car as mobile lab have used FFT and octave analysis proofed 25 miles away from our epicenter location. It was so anoying that I went around the house checking the fridge, the taps etc but to no avail. I go to Bergen County in NJ and State College (Bellfonte) in PA and hear it there as well, and they both tie back to NG lines. Thanks for listening. it will close us down further. Found someone reporting from Hepburn Springs, hearing it there. Hi Brooke, I am also in Melbourne, Australia and hearing the “hum” I am in Keilor Park & have been hearing it for the past 2 weeks, it’s also causing me to lose sleep as I am a light sleeper with very good hearing. If I put my ear to a wall or floor I don’t really hear it. At suggestion of engineers began tracking weather conditions (air pressure, temp., wind speed/direction, humidity) but could not figure out a correlation with variability of noise level. This is actually a wonderful site. I hear it only inside my house and garage, nowhere else.So far no-one else can hear it.Last year my wife and I were going away weekends,and I found I wouldn’t hear the noise for a couple of days after returning.The more time I spend at home the more I fixate on the noise.In the evening I mask the noise with. Over the years we have been investigating the possible source of the noise/vibration. The issue of home low frequency hum is discussed on several blogs. Causes, Sources, and Solutions for an Electrical Hum Lights and other fixtures Hopefully the next one will. It’s bad, where it just vibrates and gets to the core of your ears. I have a musical ear. El Dorado Hills is the specific town and while we were all sitting around in the family room talking I asked if anyone else could hear that “that low droning HUM” and of course they could not. I put the system on sleep timer but still wake up in the middle of the night. Sound must travel quite easily thru sand, coral and water. So far only my house and my mother’s around the corner. It seems to be worse at night. The 2 same Spectra Algonquin lines causing our HUM in BF are close to WH, as well as an El Paso one just west of WH. Excellent goods from you, man. Also been hearing the noise in Herndon Virginia where I just moved from. http://acecasinosportsbook.com/, Really you’d spam a board like this? It’s also important to know that in most cases the electrical humming sound can be a warning sign of other problems. Unless the hum becomes a loud buzzing sound, the mains hum is normal and harmless. Sometimes the noise seems to come from one wall, other times it seems to come from another; in some areas it exists more kintensely, then I lower my head and it’s gone. The Hum, a persistent, low-frequency noise, audible only to certain people and with no identifiable source, was first reported in the mid-1960s. I live in a rural area ,no water pipes except plastic for my well pump.As I said before It is Micro Wave hearing.I never heard it until I move 400 ft. from a TV,FM radio,Cell tower. Not caused by traffic,electricity etc. Major gas pipeline not far, also, maybe the psi is enough to cause ground-based vibrations. The other has had some domestic violence issues. Some have been aware of the pressure in the house but only one other person besides myself have actually been able to hear the humming. Unfotunately not with much success. Often it starts at a certain time, usually between 2200-0100 but it also can be present throughout the … This is not a natural phenomena. I believe you meant 2010 started hearing? They don’t know how to report the truth and they are controlled. This dam HUM sounds just like an idling diesel. It is possible, of many other possibilites, they are the problem. I am preparing a blitz to the invetigative news people here in CT. It’s not easy to get them to get interested. I just purchased a home built in 2000 in Las Vegas. But this is really geting bad. Or, I’ve already hit bottom and I’ve nowhere to go but up. Hi again. I coincidentally just read an article and I figure it is you. The fan is a very good “soother” of the hum for sleep. Humming. trying to help me. Maybe the answer is more lines at lower flow and pressures???? Difference is my hum is not very low – the refrigerator motor is much lower. It seems the water pipes were causing the humming sound. No it’s not an aquarium in my case. A nightmare! Like everyone else has said, I want to KNOW what it is, where it is coming from and what is causing it. I’m in Cape Town South Africa and hear this most nights. – Ferc and all those guys are bewildered as I guess no one has ever come to this conclusion (unless covered up) NO WEB SITES we are trying to teh govt to engage, but as you can expect they are resistant considering teh consequences of truth here. it might have been fracking/compressor harmonics from the hundreds of wells near here, initially. My sincerest wishes to all who suffer from this…. The home is a 3 story older wood framed structure. What town are you in and I’ll check how close you are tot eh lines. Last Wednesday evening, Nov 9, 2011 my home started humming. I haven’t ever broke down for central A/C, which may be fortunate for the hum masking with windows open, fans a running. Very perplexing because I had the water heater guy look at my gas water heater. I thought it was my ears, until tonight. most people don’t notice anything.. so we are the lucky ones…. The Electric Connections serves Los Angeles and the surrounding areas. You cannot hear the sound once outside the house. Reminds me of a bad overhead light in an office maybe, or better yet when it gets really awful I look up to the ceiling and think for a moment someone is upstairs running water in a shower or sink for a long time. My guess is the cooling fans and feeding machinery causes local air disturbance of low frequency which is capable of penetrating solid walls. There is so much information out there saying this and that, all one can do is “Think” about it and come to their own conclusion for all it’s worth. Could that be why I can hear it and most of the neighbours I’ve polled cannot? I lived about a mile from a steel yard on Jurupa that made tremendous and terrible sounding noises all night, most nights. You won’t hear it outside and expect that 95% of the people you ask if they hear it, won’t. Turn off all your breakers or turn them off one by one and see if the humming goes away. We live 1/2 mile or less behind the stores on Harrison & I believe the large roof a/c units, huge chiller unit behind Winn-Dixie, laundromat machines, may be contributing to the ground vibrations. electrical motors, when I stop the electrical appliances, the hum is It is almost deafening, even now. 3. I live in Southern California, and the noise started last week. The sections that hold the channels set up may likewise should be checked for free screws, curves, or breaks. I don’t hear it outside. Checked the attic…the sound isn’t coming from there either. I thought it must be a case of a simple repair that needed to be made to my home. Some sort static discharge). Water pressure is the only answer here I think – no Natural Gas pipeline etc in this area. Hopefully you escape it’s return. I’ve got it too. My home as well as office and others here in CT are doing teh same. Yes there is a pipeline within 25 miles according to the map. We had notoriously high pressure in Fontana. Hopefully knowing your one of tens of thousands should take the “is it me” out of the equation as long as you know nothing is medically wrong. Unfortunately, or fotunately we are sentinels of a bad problem growing. Noise is horrible & getting worse. I would suggest contacting unbiased acoustic experts to do acoustic modelling over a large region. You should search on “NPMS PUBLIC VIEWER” for your location relative to under ground high pressure Algonquin system where I think you are. About 2 years ago I noticed a hum in our house, like a low frequeny electrical hum. When reading the article on Windsor, they mentioned a steel mill. Moved from sofa to area around it – humming stopped. I am in CT USA, a Mechanical Engineer and believe research done by consultants and my work proofs out the source here as changes to operations like pressure and capacity, of the hgh pressure natural gas pipeline grids is the hidden solution to the hum and vibrations of floors here. If you don’t like that idea, having a ceiling or floor fan going is a good plan to create a general white noise that replaces the hum. In fact at time I cam actually feel it moving my eardrum! all in play. I live in a small town in Manitoba, Canada and in the past passed off the sound of the humming to farmers tractors running in the distance although at times wondered to myself why they were working so late in the fields at a particular time. I also stated that while visiting family in the Sacramento area I heard the HUM there as well. cant take it anymore so looking for a new home if the noise is from outside my home why only the bedrooms effected? Typically symptoms all over, and mine all over western CT within at least 25 miles of our 2 systems passing by. The pressure build up is like standing in front of LF boom speakers. Have them do a sound test to determine Low frequency signatures. The lines are a good distance from you, but the possiblility exists it may be contributing, would need testing. Use the fact that thousands of others are in teh same boat as you and me. Hi, just wanted to mention, I enjoyed this blog post. The council doesn’t have any traching equipment. If I put my ear close to the wall of the house, I can hear it again. I also have considered the source from all the public communication devices which includes all satelites, phones, and anything else that uses the air for transmission. Susan- If I plotted your hearing location correctly in MA, your 10 -20 miles from differnt Gas lines so your location might be impacted, but testing would be needed to track down the source. But my mother’s house actually shares a wall with the pool area and I don’t hear the hum in her house. Wow another Hum victim in Las Vegas. It's constant. If I wal outdoors, the ambient noise drowns out the hum. We just had a new water heater installed about 10 months prior after our old one leaked and started to flood the garage. Guess what?? I have explained I hear humming, not ringing. If so, the switch or outlet might be warm to the touch as well—although not necessarily. The plumbers came to my building and for a day all was well, but now it is back. It is unbearable. It will give you a clear picture of just how powerful the gas companies are and how worthless our Representatives are. My suffers here in western CT have almost certainly idnetifed teh HP inter/ intra state natural gas lines. It is quite debilitating and we do not know what to do….starts in the night and gets worse into the early morning hours to where my ears feel like I am getting an earache….nothing shuts it out. I don’t believe it has anything to do with the smart meters, because I’ve been hearing this before they installed them a couple years ago. Reading this blog is comforting, yet there are no concrete answers. the hum or vibrations we here are not from pipes i wish it were. But I know our neighbors have either gas, oil, or electrical heat. I hear the hum in my right side neighbours house too (who i do know). Wonderful items from you, man. Anyhow, it continued off and on for quite some time…. Terry, attached is a link to French map of large pipelines. hills area, both areas miles away from freeway, not sure about gas lines. My own gut feeling for all it’s worth, is that we are being saturated with this noise for devious purposes along with the Chem Trails I see being released over head. The sound resonates in every part of the house. There are a few not very convincing explanations I have, along with others here, come up with. I can’t believe it but I think we’ve found the source of this incessant hum. Have tried everyting from turning of the main power unplugging all power points under my bed etc so it good to hear that im not alone on this one. Fast forward about 5 months… I had recently quit playing a racing game on the xbox that I had previously been playing quite a bit. A few months ago, I noticed a humming noise in the center of the house, which would be where the furnace unit and hot water unit is. You should listen for yourself. And I only started this 2 months ago. This is expansive and when it starts to get a cold wave or summer heat, they’ll be pushing more gas and the extremes will return. You have compiled a lot of data, so U of CT may be more amenable. If we are, why is that so? Sounds like maybe in 80 to 120Hz range. Mains pressure would have to be higher to cope with delivery of water to elevated houses. I live in Rocky Point, Long Island New York. Fig what town, I’m in Brookfield. Besides annoyance, there seems proof that this is causing the bat and bee declines. All Rights Reserved. The humm persisted. I’ve been hearing the hum for several months. Not. http://www.whitenoiseplayer.com/. At any level it is deteriorating and working on our health. However, this strange, low-pitched, constant hum continues. If they are the ones that are responsible they are hearing it also. Last night it really sounded like a type of hydraulic pulse you would hear emanating from pipes with liquid vibrating inside. The town of Livermore, home of the Livermore Lawrence Nuclear Laborotory. Thank you so much for the mention in your reply on June 8th. He adjusted it. Only utility left to check is the gas (though they checked the meter to make certain it was working.) Susan/ Elyza- First off there are many theories out there, but the one my little Brookfield CT group is onto is changes made to the NatGas ditribution systems, espescially the ones pushing gas into the changing NE market from oil/ coal to NG. Located it, and this is the wierd bit, to the area around my sofa. This “hum” started, oh two weeks ago–that I noticed. I feel a bit daft though ringing the gas company and saying I hear a hum nobody else can hear. I dont because if i put ear plugs in the noise stops.. no one else can hear this!! To figure out if it’s the water lines or the HP gas line line up in North Cape May county will take some work. As it worsens time will probably expose this issue from others than me. I have turned off all power and it continues. Not certain but a loss of water pressure may have similar properties also. It is decidedly helpful for me. 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. I am looking to engage the state university here in CT to bring credibiltity to my work. Also, if they are hearing it ask if they constantly hear an iding deisel outside their house, with no explanation- it will open discussion. Even though you have no gas, these lines can be near by moving gas from thousands of miles away to hundreds of miles away, and you don’t know it. Your posts have not been approved because of the YouTube link. Steve, much to my amazement I found out this morning the part of Livermore we live in is completely surrounded by Southern California Gas and Pacific Gas lines. So in my thousands of hours of research I ‘ve tried to see where else it is occuring, it’s all over and almost ever case near these lines. Authorities don’t want this out! Something we did not realize. I was not hearing it at my old house but am hearing it now all over the new neighbourhood.Its not very loud but super irritating.I have driven all around the neighbourhood by motorbike stopping here and there to try and find the source but so far nothing that can explain the 24 hours a day sound.The house is near the beach. Who is the group in Minisink? I assume your around Orlando, more and more hums being plotted on a US hum map I am collecting of hum vs high pressure interstate pipelines. reversing damage from the sun. We cannot afford to move again, so I feel doomed. The folks in windsor Cdn are living thru Hell right now and teh peieces fit that this “glove fits”. At first I thought it was an engine outside, but it carries on for hours at a time. It has already generated others my area to step forward. I have to run the humidifier to sleep but that’s kinda noisy too. What can it be….We have lived here for 30 years and it is just the last couple of years that I had heard it but never as loud inside our house as it is now….Help with suggestions as to how to find out what is causing it appreciated…, As part of data collectng check out where you are relative to the trans Canadian natural gas pipeline. My pet is so disturbed by the constant noise he is under a bed when I get home from work. karen : I live in Australia and have just started hearing this noise for the last three weeks. Maybe a call to Contact 13 or 8 on your side if they wouldn’t think we are crazy.. For the record I’m not really a fan of “conspiracy” theories or wild ideas. freeway and ongoing construction projects, and their possible contribution to this noise. I live in north east Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and there are plenty of under ground pipelines in my area. Then there was a news story that tried to say it was from road construction…I doubt it. Maybe I can find a gas line map of france and will check for you. I know this for a fact now, because coincidentally Atlanta Gas Company marked the street and my lawn with paint recently, stating where their gas line is underground. Woke up at 4 in the morning with THE HUM !!!! That covers up the noise and I can get some sleep. This is the first time I have heard it. I really like what you’ve acquired here, certainly like what you’re saying and the way in which you say it. It feels like a truck running in my garage. We're talking about breaking our lease if we can't find a solution. FERC is like a snail that’s worried about being squished by the foot of teh all mighty the gas industry. Sofie, go to the site “NPMS Public Viewer”, you’ll see you sit right on a high pressure gas line. Only teasing, but do let me know. And you didn’t hear it at your mother’s house in the beginning? plotting hum in teh USA. Seems like the 60 &120 hz sound generated makes teh hum less harsh and for mid levels un noticeable for a few feet aroind the machine. Will crank up the HEPA filters to neutralize as much as possible. I heard it in two different locations. I just had my whole A/C and Heating system replaced ( the house needed a new one anyway) and the noise has not stopped. We had a local total electricity failure two nights ago and the hum persisted regardless. It is worse at night and in the morning. Generally take time to investigate the help in addition to FAQ pieces to get a better idea of the way the shop functions, what they are capable of doing for you, and how you can make use of the features. I am so grateful to hear (no pun) that others are experiencing this and that it is not “just me.” One thing that concerns and upsets me though, and others might find interesting, is that we recently visited family who live outside Sacramento, CA and I heard the hum in their house too. 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