woman chewing loudly

How to Chew Quietly (12 Different Ways)

Imagine a world without chewing. A place with silent chomping and no audible chewing sounds or noisy smacking or crunching. Sounds great right? How to chew more quietly is a problem many of us have faced at one time or another. It’s almost impossible to chew silently when enjoying a…

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triple glazing noise reduction

Does Triple Glazing Reduce Noise?

We all hate the constant noise of outside hustle and bustle. Whether it’s your neighbours, constant traffic or even just passers-by, outside noise can be irritating, distracting and downright frustrating. Many people believe that there is no way to address this problem, and that they should just try to ignore…

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noisy washing machine

How to Fix a Noisy Washing Machine (5 Methods)

Washing machines are convenient, hassle free and a great time saver – most of the time. When they work properly, it’s plain sailing and you’ll be able to go about your day without ever thinking about it. But, when they go wrong, they can be an absolute nightmare. For instance,…

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a noisy projector

7 Ways to Reduce Projector Noise (Make Quieter)

Projectors are an extremely useful tool for enhancing presentation and for adding a cool effect to any event. Unfortunately, they’re notorious for adding their noise as well, increasing the overall sound level in the room instead of helping to reduce it. There are a few ways to tackle this issue…

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Why Does My Smoke Alarm Keep Beeping?

When your smoke alarm starts to beep, it can be extremely annoying and frustrating. We’ve all been there – just about to put our feet up at the end of a long day’s work, then suddenly you hear a beeping from your ceiling. Out of all household noise, this could…

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tv humming noise

How to Stop a TV Humming: 8 Reasons and Fixes

As a society, we watch more tv than ever. Binging on box sets is a regular pastime, particularly through the Covid lockdowns. Even though a humming tv isn’t the biggest cause of household noise, it can be extremely annoying if your tv develops one. Don’t worry though: Let’s have a…

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a washing machine anti vibration mat

5 Anti Vibration Mats to Quieten a Washing Machine

One of the noisiest things in everyone’s homes is the washing machine. Lower the dB level (apart from buying a quiet machine machine) is hard to do, especially if it’s on a spin cycle. The knocks, vibrations and clicks all lead to washing machines being quite loud. So… what can…

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soundproof expanding foam ceiling install

Will Soundproof Expanding Foam Help Reduce Noise?

Expanding foam is commonly used to insulate walls and ceilings. However, there is expanding foam which claims to have soundproof qualities. In this article: Let’s look at what soundproof foam actually is, and whether it’s worth it if you’re trying to soundproof a wall, or even a whole room. What…

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Tumble dryer making noise

5 Common Tumble Dryer Noises and How to Fix Them

In a country as prone to rain as the UK, tumble dryers are often a must for busy families. Without it, no one would get to school or work wearing clean clothes. However, like all appliances, you may experience problems or strange noises coming from it, especially if it’s old…

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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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