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 what is being taught. Children with learning disabilities have a far more difficult time paying attention to their teacher, which is neither good for the student or the rest of the […]

  • 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. The source of the noise can be cookouts, pool pumps, air conditioning units, young children, or number of other things. Regardless of […]

  • How do I Soundproof Training Rooms?

    Acoustical Solutions Technical Sales Rep Kathy Palimore explains how to address noise issues, acoustically treat and soundproof training rooms, conference rooms, and classrooms. 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. The second is soundproofing […]

  • 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 in recordings, sound and noise issues in an interview room is very important and can be corrected. Privacy issues arise when sound transfers between two spaces, and poor quality recordings are a result of echo and reverberation in the room.  Below we’ll tell you how to effectively fight these soundproofing […]