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How to Make a Fan Quieter: 5 Easy Ways

In hot climates and summer months, room fans are necessity for most. They continuously move the air to help cool down anywhere, from bedrooms to offices to classrooms. But when a room fan starts rattling, squeaking, or buzzing, your environment can quickly become distracting and uncomfortable. Thankfully, there are some…

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The Easiest DIY Ways of Soundproofing Windows

Noisy streets, neighbours, and traffic (not to mention early morning bin men) can all put a damper on your living and working space. Noise pollution can find its way through the windows of any house, apartment or office. Thankfully, there are simple ways to upgrade your windows (most of them…

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8 Best Sound Absorbing Materials for Better Acoustics

Better acoustics can be highly beneficial and even essential for everyday living. Sound absorbing materials improve the sound in a room, whether you are searching for peace from a noisy dishwasher, improving an in-home theatre or designing a recording studio. There is some acoustic benefit for everyone when using sound…

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6 Car Soundproofing Methods for a Quieter Ride

Loud and noisy car rides can be a huge headache during a daily commute and being unable to talk to family and friends riding beside you in the car is dreadful. Thankfully there’s no longer any need to deal with such dreaded sounds because there are many different (and easy)…

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12 Best Soundproof Materials You Can Buy In The UK

Though soundproofing and sound absorbing comes under the same umbrella, there are differences between both. Some people also call sound absorbing as soundproofing as they don’t know the clear difference between the two. This is because the term ‘soundproofing’ generally encompasses all the internal acoustic solutions. To be specific, soundproofing…

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7 Simple Ways to Soundproof a Home Office

Living during a pandemic, most of us are forced to work from home to stay safe from COVID-19. There are several merits and demerits to working from home. While not having to make the daily commute has its benefits, working from home can be distracting. This is especially if you…

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How to Soundproof a Door [5 Idiot-Proof Ways]

Learning to soundproof a door may sound a tedious process, but it really isn’t. Proper planning or a professional can easily help you create a soundproof door. Despite windows, doors are famous for letting sound leak in and out in any event, when they’re shut. The most important things to…

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Airborne vs Impact Sound: The Facts

When soundproofing it’s critical to understand the difference between two types of noise. For us, the two important one’s are impact noise (or sound) and airborne noise (or sound). What is Airborne Sound? Airborne sound is the most common type of sound in a home environment and travels through air….

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How to Soundproof a Drum Room Cheaply & Easily

Soundproofing a drum room doesn’t have to be hard. I played the drums in my younger years, but as I grew up and listened to someone else playing the drums, I started to understand the need to soundproof the drum room. The tips and strategies in this article will greatly…

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The Ultimate F.A.Q. Guide to Acoustic Fencing

Do you have a noisy environment? Are you sick and tired of the train hooting, indistinct chatter, annoying neighbours, and car engines or you happen to be located close to a bomb testing site? If you’re trying to create a soundproof environment, then you have come to the right place….

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