Ceiling fans are a common feature in many American households. They especially come in handy during the summer when the air feels so dry and temperatures are high.
A common drawback of using ceiling fans is that they tend to be quite noisy. The good news is that there now exist ceiling fans which can operate without being too much of a nuisance.
So, how do you choose the quietest ceiling fan?
In this guide, we highlight the important factors that you need to consider and narrow down your options to our top 5 picks for the quietest ceiling fans.Continue reading
It is no doubt that computers are used nearly everywhere nowadays. And it goes without saying that a keyboard must accompany a computer for it to function fully.
Although most computers come with a standard keyboard, most of these are not necessarily the best. Keyboards can be quite noisy making it difficult for you to work in the company of others.
A few years ago, I was living with a couple of friends while trying to cut costs. I am a night bird and this meant that I was almost always using my computer while everyone else was asleep. While this did not pose a problem, my keyboard at the time was quite loud. This meant that my friends, who were all light sleepers, could hardly sleep unless I was done using the computer.
I did not even know silent or quiet keyboards existed until one of them mentioned it. Of course, I still wanted to use the computer at night but not at the expense of their sleep. So I decided to give it a try.Continue reading
The kettle we boil water with is one of the very first appliances we use once we wake up. While it may not seem that important, for me, having a good kettle can make all the difference to my morning routine.
I like having a quiet and calm environment in my house especially in the mornings. Therefore, it is important to me that my kettle gives a fast and quiet boil for my morning cup of tea – which is my favorite part of the day!
There are many benefits to using a kettle to boil your water over simply using your stove or microwave. A kettle gives you not only a faster but also a more energy efficient boil.
Also, if you are a tea drinker like me who is precise about the temperature of your water to get the best flavor out of your hot beverage, kettles are usually the best option for you to go.Continue reading
Keeping your workshop clean is a tedious task. However, you cannot do without it since cleanliness improves workplace safety and boosts your productivity.
One of the ways of keeping your working space tidy and free of debris is by purchasing a dust collector. This machine works by pulling debris from your workshop, filtering the dust particles, and clean recirculating air back into your shed.
The problem, however, is that workshop machinery tends to be noisy. Too much noise is not only a nuisance, but it can hamper your productivity and even lead to loss of hearing.
Luckily, manufacturers are now making quiet dust collectors that are as efficient as the traditional models. You no longer have to do your woodworking tasks in a noisy environment.
In this article, we examine some of the best quiet dust collectors in the market. Options include tabletop units, portable modes, and those that can be mounted on the ceiling or the walls in your workshop. Keep on reading to discover a product that works for you.Continue reading
I started my journey of weight loss and practicing a healthier lifestyle about a year ago. My first step was to adopt an ongoing workout regime and add more fresh fruits and vegetables to my diet.
I was never a fan of eating my greens! Therefore, “Drink your greens” was my favorite tactic to get myself to finally put some fresh and healthy greens into my body.
While I was making great progress with my diet, not everybody in my house was overjoyed to hear the loud noise of my juicer early in the morning making my healthy smoothies. This is when I started looking at quiet juicers which are powerful and performs well at the same time.
I can be a perfectionist when it comes to my smoothies, which is why I made sure to extensively research the best quiet juices available in the market. In this article, I have put together 5 top rated quiet juice makers for those who like their smoothies but with less noise.Continue reading
Tower fans are great at cooling large open-air spaces, as compared to air conditioners. They work in a simple and straightforward manner by moving the air around a room in order to create a wind-like effect.
Using a tower fan will definitely make you feel cooler, especially during summer. They provide you with the same kind of breeze you would experience if you were to go out in nature on a windy day.
What fans do in general is to cool you, instead of cooling the environment, and the air circulates around the room decreasing the temperature, which is not visible with the naked eye unless you use a thermometer. For this reason, they are appliances that every household should have.
If you are like me, and the temperatures skyrocket especially in summer, nothing gives me more joy than spending my days enjoying a good book while the fan gets rid of all that hot air. Of course, an ice-cold drink is never far away from me.
Now, I have tried many different types of fans, and for years I used the standing fans which I would keep very close to me, but, they were way too noisy, plus, I would almost always end up with a bad cold. I decided to try out the tower fans, and after a long search, I found what I needed. I love it because it keeps me extremely cool, is very quiet, and I never have a runny nose afterward.
For this reason, I decided to do a review of some of the best quiet tower fans in the market today, so you can also be enlightened. I hope you will love this review.Continue reading
When someone sees a flying object these days, nine out of ten times it’s a drone.
These things might look like toys but they do some serious business. Drones do surveillance work, take pictures, record videos, and carry objects. I must tell you, these things are the best at what they do.
If there’s one aspect that makers found hard to manage, it’s the sound. If one of these devices does a near fly-by, people would know.
Thankfully, technology is at a point where manufacturers can produce drones with thick bodies. These things mask the materials and their vibrations while running.
As a result, drones of this age are silent unlike before.
But a different kind of problem lingers on. Users are still finding it tough to find the quietest drones on the market thanks to so many brands and models around. There are not enough resources describing the benefits of these tools and accurate noise test results.
All of it changes today with this article of mine. Here I discuss the reasons for having a quiet drone around. I put out a buying guide discussing the blueprints of finding the perfect machine. I’ve thrown in in-depth reviews of some of the best silent drones in business too.Continue reading
Having a treadmill at home is a great way of getting your cardio done. However, most of the treadmills could be quite noisy.
Noisy treadmills can also be annoying and curb you from keeping up with your fitness goals. You might also end up disturbing others while exercising.
Thus, it is important to get a treadmill that is quiet so that you can peacefully do your workout.
The following information will help you find the perfect quiet treadmill for your gym. You can compare the features, know about the products and decide upon the option that will be best suited.Continue reading
Almost every household has a microwave. It has got to be one of the most convenient inventions in the modern-day world. Most people simply cannot live without it in their kitchens. You need it for a wide variety of functions.
These functions include; heating up food, baking small cakes, cooking light dishes, defrosting meat, boiling water, etc. I cannot possibly exhaust the uses of a microwave.
Now, an over the range microwave oven is simply a microwave that comes with a range hood. It is a 2-in-1 unit that is designed for installation over your countertop and therefore, included in the packaging is some mounting hardware for a quick and easy installation.
If you are like me, and you love your kitchen counters bare, then you will love these range of microwave ovens. I absolutely love getting into my kitchen and looking at all the beautiful melamine with no appliances placed on top.
So, having identified how useful a microwave oven is, and how important it is in a household, I must mention the greatest challenge: Noise. I absolutely hate the noise that is made by most microwaves, especially when I am trying to get my beauty sleep and someone is in the kitchen heating up something or cooking.
In this regard, I have decided to review only the best and quietest over the range microwaves in the market.Continue reading
“The quest for a silent home begins from its garage.”
Mock me all you want for this made-up quote but it’s true. A noisy garage can make or break the peace and quiet of our houses. I’ve seen people complain about a loud garage door in the middle of the night. It’s bad for the picky neighbors as well.
The fault is with the old-fashioned garage openers that don’t have the means to suppress sound. It’s high time to look for newer options that kill the noise and work just as efficiently as their predecessors.
In this article, I’ll be directing you towards quiet garage door opener models. You’ll also find a nifty guide describing all the factors you need to know to replicate my research.Continue reading