Category: Quiet Guides and Tips

Have you ever wondered how to soundproof a ceiling? or soundproof a window? Maybe you think a bit grander and want to know how to soundproof a room. Our quiet guides and tips section will bring you a series of posts to help you explore areas like this to improve the control of noise in and around your home.

From posts on providing cheap DIY sound proofing ideas, to posts that explain the difference between different types of noise such as white noise, pink noise and brown noise.

This section aims to provide you with guides and tips to improve your understanding of noise, your ability to improve your noise reduction or to understand the different products available to improve your environment.

Quiet Guides and Tips

How To Stop Shoes From Squeaking

You’ve just gone out and bought yourself a new pair of shoes. They look great and fit well, but they won’t stop squeaking! This is a common problem many people have and can lead to unwanted attention when out in public, as well as the impression that your shoes are …
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How To Make A Soundproof Booth

If you’re a musician or sound recorder, you’re probably aware that finding a space to record good quality sound is not always easy. With so much going on, your house might be too loud, and professional recording studios are often too expensive. Building a soundproof booth in your own home …
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How To Soundproof A Room

Unless you’re living in a home with thick brick walls at every turn, sound issues are going to be a problem at some point. Interior walls just aren’t built to provide a good level of noise reduction and privacy. Exterior walls are a bit better, but they’re still not going …
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White Noise vs Pink Noise vs Brown Noise

There are a variety of noise signals that can be used to help with a variety of situations in daily life.  White noise is the most popular color of noise that people have heard of and even listened to but there are two other colors of noise, pink and brown, …
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How To Soundproof A Ceiling

Nothing can be more disturbing than hearing annoying noises from the floor above you. Especially when trying to relax from a hard day’s work, noises from tenants above come through disrupting your evening as if you’re sharing the same space. However, there are some time and cost efficient ways to …