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An Acoustic Primer (AcoGeo)

Hi, I’m John Calder of Acoustic Geometry. Let’s talk about “Acoustics”, which is basically “how sound works in rooms”, and it seems complicated. So, let’s make it simpler. Most rooms have flat walls and ceilings, and sound bounces off of these. So how does that affect the sound? I’ll use these two Nerf guns to […]


Acoustic Panels – What & Where (AcoGeo)

Hi, I’m John Calder of Acoustic Geometry. We talk with thousands of people about Acoustic Panels, and they all ask us “What and Where?” So what are acoustic panels? There are two types: absorbers and diffusors, and they’re both important to improving the sound of your room. We’ll start by finding the First Reflection Points, […]


Acoustical Surfaces – Who We Are

Acoustical Surfaces: Better Sound. Less Noise. For world-class recording studios For the finest in-home entertainment spaces Acoustical Surfaces designs and delivers the best acoustical products based on science, innovation, invention, and art. We improve sound, anywhere. Our comprehensive manufacturing, warehousing, and shipping facilities Allow us to offer a wide range of sound control products to […]


4 Restaurants with Great Acoustic Design

As perceptions of what constitutes luxurious environments and trends in food service have evolved, restaurant design has more and more favored large, open spaces and hard surfaces. And this is having a serious effect on restaurant noise levels. In the race to create sumptuous and modern aesthetics, many of the decorative features which used to […]


What You Need to Know About Acoustics

Do you ever find yourself at your office, at a busy downtown intersection, in an industrial plant, a restaurant or a studio, or simply in your home, and you’re unhappy because unwanted noise is interfering in your life? If so, you’re far from being alone. Noise pollution comes in many different forms and under many […]


Is Food That Loud?

It’s practically official: “too much noise” is now customers’ single most-hated restaurant problem, ahead of bad service, bad food, and high prices. While open kitchens, cranked-up music-playback systems, and raucous diners certainly have played a part in amplifying this business-killing monster, many complaints were aimed squarely – and rightly – at the restaurant’s acoustics. Hard […]


Envirocoustic™ Wood Wool

Cementitious Wood-Fiber Acoustic Ceiling and Wall Panels Wood Wool is now a leader in the eco-friendly, high-performance, cost-effective acoustical-panel products category. Envirocoustic™ performs well by absorbing sound while thermally insulating; ecologically, acoustic wool is simple to produce; and panels are available in many size and color variations that can be designed to fit nearly any […]


SonoKote

SonoKote is an acoustically transparent paint that allows sound to pass to the sound-absorbent materials behind it. Call to order this acoustic tile paint. A breathable paint layer is important because it permits moisture and air, as well as sound, to move more freely in a closed environment. This acoustically transparent paint creates a more […]


Fitness Acoustics: Can Your Class Hear You?

With summer just around the corner, more and more people are hitting the gym and attending group fitness classes such as spin cycling, yoga, CrossFit, and other health-oriented activities. An important key to any successful workout or class, of course, is listening to the instructor. Unfortunately, many gyms and fitness spaces are highly reverberant, making […]


What’s That Noise? Gymnasiums

In this ongoing blog series, the acoustic experts of ASI will detail common noise concerns of different environments and offer solutions to resolve any issues. This month’s edition of What’s That Noise? focuses on gymnasiums—wide-open spaces that are highly conducive to generating echoes and reverberation. Upon entering a gymnasium, the first thing that people notice—almost […]