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Appliances Decibel Ratings Infographic – With Soundproofing Tips

Appliances are often the loudest noise source in a home. Of these, there are several that are particularly bad offenders, such as blenders, washers, dryers, refrigerators and dishwashers. Ever wonder how they compare to one another? Check out our infographic on Loudest Appliances and Electronics in your home. Compare against other common noise levels Soundproofing […]

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Soundproofing for Older Homes

There’s two types of people out there, those who love old, historic homes and those who want to live in a newly built, or at least recently built home. In my case, I love the look and feel of an older home, especially if it’s an older bungalow style. However, those of you that live […]

Gaming Room Soundproofing
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Gaming Room Soundproofing

We’ve all either dealt with the person playing videos games way too loudly (while yelling) or we’ve been that person. Depending on which one you are, you’re either being bothered or you’re the one bothering everyone else in your house. Personally, I’m the one who has to hear it and it’s super annoying, but now […]

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Blackout vs. Soundproofing Curtains

What’s the difference between blackout curtains and soundproofing curtains? Can blackout curtains also function as soundproof curtains? Can soundproof curtains also function as blackout curtains? These are the questions we’re answering for you today. Blackout Curtains Aren’t Always Soundproof If you are in the market to buy new acoustic curtains, make sure you’re buying a […]

Soundproof Common Noises
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Soundproof Common Noises

Some sounds are louder, longer, and just plain more annoying than others. Instead of giving you a plain list of those sounds you hear day to day, we’ve decided to have fun with a new InfoGraphic that to put it all in perspective. Notice on the sides the amount of sound that our soundproof curtains, […]

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How to Soundproof from Construction Noise

With the continuous growth of cities and populations, there’s constantly construction happening all around us. And when it’s not construction, it’s some kind of maintenance such as road paving or tree trimming. Although construction noise is regulated and not usually done over night, especially not in residential areas, it’s still pretty distracting during the day. […]

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How to Soundproof French Doors

French doors are a stylish addition to any home, but as you may know from some of our past blogs, windows alone aren’t very effective preventing noise transfer between spaces. If you’ve chosen to install french doors in your home then it might be because they’re an elegant touch to any room, or maybe they […]

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How to Get a Soundproof Ceiling

Simple Steps to Soundproof a Ceiling At some point in our lives we’ve all dealt with noisy ceilings. Whether it’s the sound of someone walking around or vacuuming, it’s super annoying especially when you’re trying to get some peace and quiet. Depending on if you’re dealing with noise from upstairs in your own home or […]