uk soundproof materials

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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5 Best Quiet Keyboards for Gaming & Home Working in 2020

With more and more of us working from home, either through choice or necessity, a quiet keyboard can be a life saver to keep noise to a minimum and reduce the constant clicking of typing. Those who are from the 90’s and remember the first generations of the personal computer…

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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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4 Best Quiet Fridge Freezers in 2020 [UK Edition]

A fridge freezer is a staple in most people kitchens. As it’s always on, any noise coming from it will definitely start to aggravate and annoy. Therefore a quiet fridge freezer is the perfect upgrade to any home seeking peace, and a great addition to a recent article I published…

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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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How to Soundproof a Floor for Cheap [Including Flats]

There’s a few reasons why you should consider soundproofing your floors. Either: You’re neighbours are noisy You are noisy Sound is travelling internally within your house Lucky for us, there’s various ways you can soundproof floors. So if you fall into one of the categories above, keep reading our full…

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7 Best Quiet Boil Kettles for a Cuppa in October 2020

With the kitchen being the heart of the home, it’s most likely the noisiest as well. Anything that helps quieten noise in the kitchen and bring a little more peace to my home is a win. That’s why a quiet kettle is a life saver for me! As the name…

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