We have this squeaking/tapping noise coming from our SW wall in the MBR and
I have yet to determine what it is. It's extremely annoying when we try to
sleep. I need help with theories.
We live in the NE USA and the when even the slightest wind blows from the
west, I hear this constant squeaking/tapping sound. It sounds like when you
step on a hardwood floor that sqeaks, but it is very quick and repetitious -
like a tap.
I went over to the wall and pushed on it and I can reproduce the squeak by
pressing and releasing on any part of the wall with some pressure. I also
put my ear to the wall and I clearly hear the tapping when it's windy.
However, I can't pinpoint the exact location of the sound to any one part of
I went up in the attic above and do not see anything obvious.I went outside
to look at the siding and it is firmly in place. The window on this wall is
Any ideas before I rip down this newly painted sheetrocked wall?