Wall art to reduce echo in a room

How to Reduce Echo in a Room (Cheaply)

We all know how cool an echo can sound. Who hasn’t at one point or another roared in a big, empty room or a deep dark cave. It’s not quite as cool, however, when a room you spent a lot of time in is echoey. Very quickly, the echo becomes…

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A white home boiler

7 Noisy Boiler Noises and How to Fix Them

Household noises are common and usually nothing to worry about. However, there’s one item in the home which easily takes the top spot for the most varied and worrisome amount, and that’s a noisy boiler. A boiler can make countless different noises, some harmless and some that need some more…

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A water hammer arrester

How to Stop Water Hammer Noise in Pipes

Hearing an alarming banging from your pipes when using your washing machine or turning off the tap? What you’re probably hearing is water hammer noise. It’s usually nothing too serious, but can be frightening when it gets too noisy. In this article: We will explain what water hammer is, what…

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A noisy radiator

How to Fix a Noisy Radiator – Eradicate the Noise

The best thing you can say about the weather in the UK is that if you don’t like it, all you have to do is wait – it’ll change. It’s entirely possible to have temperatures of only a few degrees in June and be absolutely baking in summer. That’s why…

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A device for noisy neighbour revenge

13 Harmless Ways to Get Revenge On Noisy Neighbours

Let’s talk about what you can do to get revenge on noisy neighbours. That might sound a bit confrontational, but our homes are supposed to be our sanctuaries… a place be can escape the stress, hustle, and bustle of daily life. In this article: We’ll run through 13 (harmless) ways…

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Standard floorboards being repaired

How to Stop Squeaky Floorboards for a Quieter Home

Squeaky floorboards are common in old homes, but they can appear in new homes as well. From minor irritation, it can become very annoying. That’s why quickly finding the right solution to fix this problem is essential. Silencing squeaky floors is quick and inexpensive. Usually, it only takes 10 minutes…

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A shower head

8 Ways to Expertly Reduce Shower Pump Noise

There’s nothing better to wake you up in the morning than a nice shower. If other members of the house are still asleep, though, then a noisy shower pump can wake them and cause upset. This is a particular problem if you’re trying to get washed and dressed in peace…

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a noisy refrigerator

5 Ways to Quiet a Noisy Refrigerator Compressor

There are a lot of things in a house that can make noise such as the central heating, dishwashers, washing machines, extractor fans and even the people who live there. But: A refrigerator is the only one that is constantly running. If the noise is irritating you it’s not an…

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wooden bed frame and slats

12 Different Ways to Stop a Bed From Squeaking

I need a good night’s sleep. I’m sure that’s not a revelation, we all do, but I really do! If I don’t sleep well I turn from an upbeat, cheerful person into something you’d find in a Japanese horror film. I need three things to get a good night’s sleep:…

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