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The Most Effective Ways to Block Out Sound

Are the neighbors too noisy, sirens too loud, or the planes flying too close to let you sleep peacefully at night? We’ve come up with a few ways to effectively block out unwanted sound! Furniture Placement This is the one thing not many people think about when trying to reduce noise. The placement of furniture […]

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How to Sleep with a Snorer

They say love can be blind, but it most certainly isn’t deaf. Especially not after a number of sleepless nights due to a partner with a snoring problem. If you’re getting tired of throwing elbows and kicks to jolt your snoring partner awake, we have a few tips for you. How to tell your partner […]

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How to Fall Asleep Fast

Are you tired of lying down at night for bed and instead of falling asleep, you end up lying there wide awake for what seems like forever? Or maybe you just want to fall asleep faster for those nights you have to be up early. We have created a quick guide on how to fall […]

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What is a Decibel (dB)?

Have you ever wondered what a decibel is and how exactly it is relevant to you? The decibel is actually a unit used to measure the intensity of a sound. It is abbreviated “dB.”  Explaining the decibel scale is a bit complicated because the human ear is so complex, as explained in our blog The […]

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Blackout vs. Soundproofing Curtains

If you are in the market to buy new curtains, you may be wondering what the difference is between black-out and soundproofing. We have you covered! BlackOut Curtains These curtains are made mostly for blocking light from entering your room. They are simply a curtain with a liner on the back to keep sunlight or artificial […]

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Now Shipping Internationally!

Big things are happening here at Residential Acoustics! Have you been wanting/needing an AcousticCurtainTM or AcoustiDoorTM but could not purchase one because we didn’t ship to your country? Wait no more!! We now ship internationally! When checking out, if you do not live in the United States then check the box titled “SHIP TO A […]

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Now Offering Standard-Sized Sound Curtains!

Residential Acoustics is now offering a standard-sized AcoustiCurtainTM and AcoustiDoorTM for the customer who wants to order quickly without waiting for a customized curtain to be made! These products ship 1-2 days after your order has been made! The AcoustiCurtainTM specializes in blocking up tp 90% of sound. The products can also block out more […]

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The Science Behind Sound

Sound is something we use every day for basic communication and entertainment. It can be useful, enjoyable, and sometimes a necessity for survival. It can also be annoying and bothersome to our state of relaxation and concentration. But have you ever stopped to think what causes sound or how our ears interpret sound? If so, […]

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Infographic: Keep the Noise Out

Unless you live out in the middle of nowhere with your closest neighbors being miles away, you are probably bothered by some sort of outside noise throughout the day or night. Many people reach out to us about the sound of planes, trains, cars, construction, or noisy neighbors keeping them up at night or disrupting them during […]