Acoustic Glass: Everything You Need to Know

acoustic glass install

Acoustic glass, sometimes known as soundproof glass, is a type of glass specifically designed to stop sound from being able to travel through it. It’s as transparent as regular glass, and you won’t notice the difference as you look through it. If you turn the pane sideways, though, you’ll see…

7 Quietest Hair Dryers You Can Buy In 2022 [UK]

quiet hair dryer

A quiet hair dryer can make a huge difference to your morning routine, especially if you’re getting ready while others are still asleep or if you have thin walls. In this article: We’ll look at the top 7 quietest hair dryers you can buy today, and importantly, what to look…

Squeaky Car Brakes? Here’s How to Fix Them

squeaky car brake being fixed

When it comes to driving, not many things are more annoying (or embarrassing) than squeaky brakes. More often than not, it’s not anything serious and can be fixed with a little knowledge and persistent. Therefore: In this article, we’ll run through why your car brakes might be squeaking, and how…

How to Stop a TV Humming: 8 Reasons and Fixes

tv humming noise

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…

5 Anti Vibration Mats to Quieten a Washing Machine

a washing machine anti vibration mat

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…

How to Soundproof a Tent – 7 Ways for Quiet Camping

An insulated tent with soundproof properties

A soundproof tent isn’t something normally thought about. Not least of all because a tent is inherently hard to soundproof due to thin material and lack of mass. This is the reason why soundproof tents aren’t generally a thing you can buy. However: There are some things you can do…

Will Soundproof Expanding Foam Help Reduce Noise?

soundproof expanding foam ceiling install

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…

6 Best Quiet Generators Under 69 dB (UK Plugs)

bohmer quiet generator

Whether you’re camping, travelling in a motorhome or using one at home, a quiet generator is a great addition when looking to add more peace to your life. Who wants to go camping to stare up at a black sky with bright twinkling stars with a noisy generator ruining it?…

DIY Acoustic Panels (How to Build Your Own)

Making an acoustic panel

There are many soundproofing products available on the market to suit every task and every budget. One of the best options if you want the maximum soundproofing effect is to install acoustic panels. You can learn more about acoustic panels here, however this article will be focused entirely on how…

5 Best Silent Hamster Wheels for Siberian & Dwarf

my silent hamster wheel

As with most people, I love my hamster. However, one thing (more than anything) which annoys me is the night time racket and screeching from it’s wheel. Wheels are essential for exercise so in order to keep a quiet home, a silent hamster wheel is a real life saver. To…