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Listening Room Acoustics: 7 Common Myths By Adrian Lo You’ve invested a pretty penny in a great hi-fidelity system, but something still doesn’t sound right to you. Unfortunately, even the most expensive system on its own won’t automatically produce great sound. That’s where room acoustics come in. Room acoustics is an often-misunderstood field – and […]

By Jim Koz Why Does The Room Matter? Ever been watching TV and no matter how loud you make the volume, it’s still hard to hear? Ever walk down a long, narrow hall and clap your hands to hear a strange twang echo? Well, those are just some of the effects that rooms have on […]

By Shaun Snaith Acoustic Treatment Overview for Dummies Is soundproofing the same as acoustic treatment? Acoustic treatment products treat the room the absorbing materials are placed in. The materials treat the room by reducing reverberation, echo and standing waves etc. Absorbing materials such as acoustic foam and mineral wool do not stop sound from leaking […]

Noise Study Facts and Why Your Business Needs One Noise is everywhere! I’m sure you knew that but I bet you didn’t know that the noise you’re exposed to at work (especially in industrial settings) and even at home over a long period of time will have a negative affect on your hearing and other […]

Exposure To Loud Noise May Cause Tumors & Other Health Risks By Brian Vaszily Bob Seger, Jeff Beck, Sting, Eric Clapton, Peter Frampton and Bob Dylan all have something in common. Their years of hard rocking have left a mark on more than just their fans — after years of exposure to loud noise, they […]

By Cecelia Brown Have you ever noticed that some businesses seem to offer a calm, controlled environment, while others always seem chaotic and noisy? Busy environments such as restaurants, malls, or office lobbies can be loud and intrusive, or they can feel friendly and inviting. A noisy work space can feel disorderly and can inhibit […]