What Are Soundproof Window Inserts and Are They Effective?
Living near busy roads or noisy neighbors can have a negative impact on your life. Whether you’re having issues sleeping or battling unwanted noise while working from home, dealing with outdoor sounds inside your home or business can dramatically impact the quality of your life. When customers call me, they are desperate to find a […] Read More »
How Effective Are Acoustic Wall Blankets for Industrial Noise Control?
Industrial noise control acoustic wall blankets are designed to make loud factories, manufacturing plants, and industrial facilities create productive, safe, healthy working environments by reducing occupational exposure to extreme sounds. This one addition can make a world of difference, which can have all sorts of positive impacts to your business and workforce. Let’s take a […] Read More »
What are Drum Shields?
Introduction Whether you’re a drummer performing for a church, a vocalist or podcaster recording in your home studio, or just practicing your instrument at home, a soundproof booth and enclosure can help you (and your neighbors!) keep the sound isolated and contained. The sound isolation provided by ClearSonic booths and enclosures can offer some of […] Read More »
What are Soundproof Windows?
Introduction With the increased number of people doing business at home we are getting more and more requests regarding window noise. Windows can also be an issue for getting the proper amount of rest at night. Window noise can be something that affects work performance, sleep, stress levels, and in some cases overall quality of […] Read More »
Acoustic Panels for a Place of Worship
Introduction Finding the right acoustic panels for a place of worship is a common problem. Clarity of sound is paramount here, and these buildings are always in desperate need of it, but the look and feel of the space is just as important. High ceilings, open layouts, and many large, exposed windows and walls are […] Read More »
Industrial Hearing Protection: Lowering Reverberation Time
Employees at industrial facilities are typically exposed to higher levels of noise than the average worker. Machinery in sawmills, compressor stations, and manufacturing plants can be very loud. This can far exceed the level of noise OSHA deems safe for an 8-hour shift. To combat the danger of NIHL (noise induced hearing loss), industrial hearing […] Read More »
Four Tips for Soundproofing Rental Units
If you manage or own a multi-family dwelling, you can count on noise being a top complaint from your tenants. It’s not easy living so close to one another — especially with paper-thin walls and neighbors with differing schedules. Soundproofing rental units can make a world of difference for tenants who will be more comfortable, […] Read More »
Office DIY: Acoustical Partition
Bryan S. recently contacted Acoustical Solutions for help with a noise issue in his office control room. His shared workspace in Florida didn’t allow for much privacy, and sound traveled so easily that it was difficult for more than one person to be on the phone at a time. Adding to the problem were bare […] Read More »