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  1. Living Room To Live Room

    Living Room To Live Room

    Some of the best-known albums in the world have been recorded in the comfort of rockstar's homes. Acoustic insulation isn't just for keeping the noise of your next door neighbours television out, it can also keep your music in. Whether you're an aspiring musician or a music lover, read our infographic now to discover the magic behind the recording studios...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. How to Soundproof A Wall

    How to Soundproof A Wall

    If you are losing sleep because of loud TV’s, music or hearing people argue late at night then you might be considering soundproofing your home to permanently reduce the intrusion of outside noise. Here we give you the low down on insulating various types of walls so that you can reduce the noise making its way into the privacy of...
  7. How To Soundproof A Ceiling

    How To Soundproof A Ceiling

    One of the biggest problems that comes with living in an apartment is the noise created by nearby neighbours. Depending on the type of flat or apartment you live in there are a number of solutions available. Much will depend on your budget, how much height you can afford to lose from the ceiling and the type of noise that...
  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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