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Construction in the City: Quieter Solutions for Coexistence

Construction continues in earnest around the globe as cities spring back to life. Project leaders and administrators face a difficult balance between improving our communities’ infrastructure and keeping noise pollution at a minimum. Oftentimes, it is hard to find that middle ground.  In fact, studies show that noise pollution from construction affects not only those […]

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The State of the Supply Chain in 2022

In recent months, businesses in a variety of industries have been battling something they hardly thought about before: the supply chain. Particularly in the building and designing space, raw materials are extremely hard to procure, pushing back lead times and lengthening jobs to the dissatisfaction of both the client and the provider. Architects and designers […]

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How to Soundproof HVAC Systems

The HVAC systems in our homes and offices are essential pieces of keeping us comfortable. Prior to the advent of HVAC systems, our only options were burning fires in the winter and hoping for a nice breeze to blow through our open windows in the summer. With as much comfort as they provide, a noisy […]

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How it’s Made: Poly Max

Effective noise-controlling solutions undergo detailed processes to ensure they properly work to absorb noise and echoes. Poly Max acoustic panels are some of the most cost-effective solutions available to reduce distracting echoes and noise reverberations. Made of 100% polyester, Poly Max panels are decorative and customizable for a variety of spaces. Before they’re ready to […]

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The Uses and Benefits of Echo Eliminator in Schools

Classrooms are full of unforgettable sounds: a certain science TV show theme song, children laughing or shouting excitedly when they know the answer to a question, teachers reading a book or explaining a tough mathematical concept, and of course the blissful sound of a recorder being played for the first time. These sounds are common […]

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Dog Kennel & Daycare Soundproofing

Lots of dog owners feel some sense of guilt at leaving their best friends home alone all afternoon. Sometimes it’s nice to let our dogs socialize with other dogs when we’re away at work for the day. It’s no wonder, then, that the popularity of doggy daycare has exploded over the past decade or more. […]

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Insulate Commercial Spaces with Studio Series Soundproof Interior Windows

Commercial spaces come in all shapes and sizes and noise is a common concern in these buildings. We pride ourselves on providing the best sound-absorbing insulation available. Whether it be a hotel, bar, apartment or restaurant, we have the noise reduction solutions you need. Read on as we discuss how our Studio Series Soundproof Interior […]

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Soundproof Performance Spaces with Studio 3D Doors

When designing or outfitting a performance space such as a studio, individual practice room, or band rehearsal space, acoustical treatment should be front-of-mind. To help increase the clarity and intelligibility of sound in the room, investing in acoustical products that help shape and absorb incoming sound waves can make a huge difference. For more than […]

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Nightclub Soundproofing – Keep the Bass Big, but Keep it Inside

No one goes to a nightclub when they’re looking for a quiet night of relaxation. We go to nightclubs to dance and sweat out the week’s worries with great people and booming basslines. Nights at the club are incredibly cathartic, and a great venue provides a place where we can watch our favorite DJs and […]

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Hearing and Believing – The Most Interesting Auditory Illusions

Sensory illusions are interesting concepts. They cause us to perceive the world in different ways than we are used to and even question our judgment on what seemingly straightforward things represent. That’s because sensory illusions are created by stimuli that can be easily misinterpreted by the senses. We are presented with a limited amount of […]