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Tips For Creating Quieter Gyms - Acoustical Surfaces

Tips For Creating Quieter Gyms

From high school gyms to fitness centers, exercise is inherently noisy. From the thunder of running footsteps to the crashing of weights, and even the hum of machines and climate control, without acoustical treatments gyms can be deafening. And if a fitness studio or a small gymnasium is on the second floor, all of this […]

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Event Venue Acoustics

When US Bank Stadium opened its doors in 2016, one of the first big events held there was a Metallica concert. It was set to be a great housewarming party. But, if you talked to anyone who attended that concert, they all knew that venue acoustics were going to be a big issue that the […]

How Acoustics Play a Role in the Value of a Project - ASI Acoustical Surfaces of MN

How Acoustics Play A Role In The Value Of A Project

When designing a room, an event space, or even an entire building, understanding the acoustic demands and needs that space has can be the difference between success and failure in the eyes of the client. Even though this can be a make-or-break component of many projects, it is often overlooked. Acoustical Surfaces looks at some […]

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How to reduce echo in the office

As kids, most of us enjoyed learning about echo. We’d encounter a space with just the right acoustic profile and start hollering, “HELLO!” That fascination fades as we get older, and echo presents very real headaches in the spaces where we conduct business and relax. Learning how to reduce echo in a room can lower […]

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Soundproofing indoor and outdoor courts

Installing courts at your home can be a dream come true. No more driving to the gym to wait in line for a court to open up. Not only that, but you can invite friends over for a game and a hang, so you can play at your own pace and even take breaks without […]

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The Acoustic Performance of Wood

When it comes to construction and design, there’s nothing quite like wood. The right wood can make a building look rustic, elegant, chic, or anything in between.  Wood also makes up the bones of most buildings. Whether in a house built with light-frame construction or a building made with mass timber construction, wood is integral […]

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Acoustic Insulation Market from 2020 and the Forecast for 2021

The acoustic insulation market provides an invaluable service for those whose careers or enjoyment depend on solid sound quality. In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic caused many people to work from home for the very first time. This means that while some were forced to outfit a home studio to be outside-noise-resistant, others did it so […]

Poly Max by Acoustical Surfaces

Poly Max™ Acoustical Wall And Ceiling Panels by Acoustical Surfaces

Choosing the right acoustic material for your next project, whether that be a movie theater or building a new storefront, is critical. High-performance acoustic material can mean the difference between people having a difficult time hearing each other and diners that are impressed by the ambiance of a space. Poly Max™ acoustical wall and ceiling […]

A Guide to Acoustic Flooring: Commercial and Industry

There are so many options out there when it comes to industrial and commercial sound absorbing flooring, deciding on what material is best for your business can feel overwhelming. When you are redesigning a space, it can be tough to visualize the space with a new look. Not only are you looking for something that […]