Soundproofing Articles

This page is the heart of our website on soundproofing. All of the soundproofing articles you see here were contributed by some of the best authorities on soundproofing in the United States.

Soundproofing, Noise Tolerances, Noise Reduction and STC Values

This article describes the four types of people with respect to noise tolerances and suggests STC values required to achieve a relaxing environment with soundproofing.

Soundproofing Flanking Noise and Sound

This article explains what noise flanking is and gives some basic tips on how to apply soundproofing treatments.

Myths About Window Glass & Stopping Noise

What can be done about stopping window noise; save money by learning the myths that can be costly and ineffective in soundproofing.

Soundproofing and Construction

The four critical elements used to soundproof during construction are discussed here. Topics addressed include stopping sound vibration, decoupling, sound absorption, mass, damping, and soundproofing solutions.

Stopping Noise at Construction Sites

It is possible to have a large scale construction project that has a minimal noise impact on local businesses and residences using acoustical curtain panels and other products to deaden noise. These soundproofing products act as sound absorbers and noise barriers and were used successfully on the largest highway construction job ever undertaken in the United States.

Soundproofing Floors

Soundproofing floors is a process that requires careful evaluation of the noise situation, current construction and conditions. Learn about floor soundproofing, the elements of noise with repects to floors, and choosing a soundproofing product that can solve the noise problem.

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