acoustic insulation

  1. What To Do If You Can Hear Your Neighbours TV

    What To Do If You Can Hear Your Neighbours TV

    Asking your neighbour to turn down their TV can feel awkward, but it could be a simple solution to the problem. If this doesn't work, then it's worth considering talking to their landlord or reporting your neighbour to the council. If these option aren't for you, then you could invest in soundproofing for your home so that your neighbour can...
  2. Soundproofing Insulation FAQ

    Soundproofing Insulation FAQ

    Learn all you need to know about acoustic insulation, including different types of insulation material and how sound spreads through your home. Here we answer all the common questions about noise pollution and soundproofing.   Is there a difference between soundproofing and acoustics? Soundproofing a space prevents the transmission of soundwaves through the wall, floor, or ceiling. This can prevent...
  3. How To Soundproof An Apartment

    How To Soundproof An Apartment

    Living in an apartment has many benefits, but living so closely to multiple neighbours can mean more noise pollution. To prevent noise between rooms and between apartments, or if you're a music fan and want to keep noise in, consider replacing your doors, soundproofing your windows, blocking any gaps and soundproofing your floors. For all you need to know about...
  4. How To Soundproof Against Outside Noise

    How To Soundproof Against Outside Noise

    If noise outside of your home is causing you stress, it can feel like an impossible problem to solve as you can't stop the source of the noise. However, there are things you can do including soundproofing walls, doors, windows and using acoustic hangers. We'll look at these different forms of soundproofing and also consider how you could tackle the...
  5. How To Soundproof A Pipe

    How To Soundproof A Pipe

    Noisy pipes can cause real stress as the noise can strike at any time. Soundproofing pipes is different to other types of soundproofing, so here we look at how to know what type of noise you are dealing with, how to reduce different noises and deal with acoustic lagging. Read our guide to soundproofing pipes to find out all you...
  6. How To Soundproof A House

    How To Soundproof A House

    If your considering soundproofing your home, you may be wondering how to pick the right type of soundproofing for you. Here we explain what soundproofing does and how it works, how to stop sound getting in and out, which rooms you really should soundproof and how to pick the right soundproofing products for you.   What does soundproofing do? To...
  7. How To Soundproof a Door

    How To Soundproof a Door

    Noise pollution is a real problem and although soundproofing walls, floors and ceilings seems the obvious solution, soundproofing doors can also help. Even if noise isn't a problem in your home, you might be a musician and need to reduce the noise escaping your home. Here we look at the different options for soundproofing doors including acoustic drapes, sound absorbing...
  8. How To Deal With A Noisy Neighbour

    How To Deal With A Noisy Neighbour

    If you are struggling with excessive noise from your neighbours then talking to them can be the perfect solution, but often it's not that simple. To help resolve the situation, try talking to your neighbours when the time is right, if this doesn't work consider talking to the council and keeping notes whenever you are disturbed by noise from next...
  9. Eight Soundproofing Myths You Need To Know

    Eight Soundproofing Myths You Need To Know

    When soundproofing a home, it can be tempting to use DIY techniques as a quick or more cost effective solution. But do these techniques really work? Here we look at the use of egg crates, carpeting walls, wallpaper, fiberglass insulation, cellulose insulation, the appearance of acoustic panels and how easy it is to soundproof a space. Read on for the...

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