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Soundproof Windows – How Effective Are They?

How much noise do soundproof windows block? It’s a question we get every day! And unfortunately, it’s not always an easy answer. The effectiveness of soundproof windows depends on several factors, including: The Specs on Window – # of Panes, Glazing, and Lamination How Thick Your Walls Are – Thin Walls will let Noise around […]

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Using Soundproof Blankets to Reduce Noise

When renters and homeowners are looking for ways to soundproof traffic, road noise, or neighbors, they often turn to soundproof blankets. These are a temporary product to hang over doors and windows, blocking unwanted noise without requiring significant investment. But what are Soundproof Blankets? Do they actually soundproof the windows, or do they just absorb […]

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Reducing Train Noise

How to Soundproof Your House from Train Noise If you live anywhere near a set of train tracks, chances are you’re all too familiar with the screaming blare of a train’s whistle. Unless you plan on moving, soundproofing your house is the best option to reducing the noise.Blocking Train Horns & Whistle Noises It may […]

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Effective Soundproof Curtains

Soundproof Curtains, Do They Work to Block Noises and Sounds? There is a lot of speculation on the web that curtains are not a viable solution to loud sounds, whether draped over leaky doors or windows and if they are an effective solution for blocking noises and sounds. Soundproof curtains and window coverings have come […]

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Types of Sound Curtains

Due to their technical nature, there is often confusion about the different types of sound curtains on the market. Today, we wanted to clarify some of those differences. There are many synonyms for the same types of curtain, but two main differences out there. Be sure to watch for the key ratings – STC & NRC. […]