The Sound Advice Blog

Kathy Palimore

  • Soundproofing a Classroom with AlphaSorb® Fabric Wrapped Panels

    Soundproofing a Classroom

    Good acoustics play an important role in the effectiveness of instructional spaces. Classrooms with excessive noise reverberation make it difficult for students to understand the lessons. Children with learning disabilities have a far more difficult time paying attention to their teacher. This is neither good for the student or the rest of the class. Soundproofing […] Read More »

  • Reduce Outdoor Noise with a Sound Blocking Fence

    Reduce Outdoor Noise with a Sound Blocking Fence

    As it gets warmer and people emerge from their winter hibernation into the summer sun, noise always becomes an issue. This is especially true when it comes to backyard noise in residential neighborhoods. To solve this problem, you can reduce outdoor noise with a sound blocking fence.  The source of the noise can be cookouts, […] Read More »

  • Banking Company Training Room

    Soundproofing a Training Room

    Acoustical Solutions Technical Sales Rep Kathy Palimore explains how to approach soundproofing a training room, conference room, and classroom. Typically, there are two acoustical problems most people want to address when it comes to training rooms. The first is reducing noise and reverberation, or echo, within the room. Secondly, is soundproofing the room, meaning blocking […] Read More »

  • Internews - Sonex® Classic acoustical foam in Natural White installed direct to the ceiling to reduce echo.

    Interview Room Sound Transmission and Reverberation Issues

    From privacy to sound quality, sound and noise issues in an interview room are very important. Privacy issues arise when sound transfers between two spaces. Poor quality recordings are a result of echo and reverberation in the room.  Below we’ll tell you how to effectively fight these soundproofing and noise control issues.  Blocking sound transmission […] Read More »