You know, it warms my heart to see the industry of soundproofing of all kinds booming as much as it has been in the past years. I recall a time when it was something only professionals could hope to afford or some such other nonsense.
I sure could’ve used access to good, cheap and effective soundproofing back when I drove my first ever car. Let me tell you, that beat-up, second-hand clunker was such a hellion of noise pollution that to this day I thank my lucky stars it did not somehow manage to noise me to death.
Nowadays, my problem might even be the opposite, were I in a similar situation. How am I supposed to make a decision on what sound deadener to use when there’s so much choice?
You might recall us discussing one of the main competitors for today’s product of interest. Here is a refresher, in case you need to be reminded of how that went.
Overall, however, there are many things to be said about Noico and almost all of them extremely positive, so let’s get right into it, without further ado. We’ll be reviewing and rating all possible aspects of the Noico product line, to ensure you get a comprehensive idea as to why this might be the choice for you.Continue reading
Hearing noise all the time can be very stressful and annoying.
Your neighbors may be fighting and you have to hear their shoutings, or they are doing some renovation work or their kids are playing the TV loudly. These type of situations are frequent, and it is not much you can do to stop or avoid them. You can’t move just because your neighbor’s dog is barking too much.
So, the best solution is for you to find a way to soundproof your home. You don’t need to be an architect to or an acoustic consultant to learn how to soundproof a room. You can do it yourself at home.
The best part is that it doesn’t have to be expensive. There are plenty of cheap soundproofing materials that you can use with good results.Continue reading
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
Indoor air pollution is a crucial problem. As such, homeowners are constantly looking for ways to ensure that the air inside the home is fresh.
One of the ways to achieve this is by having a window fan installed. Designed to fit onto most windows, these fans are quite effective in reducing indoor air pollution, as well as cooling the entire home.
However, having a noisy window fan can be a distraction. Holding conversations may become difficult and you may have to turn the fan off just to get some sleep at night.
So, are there quiet window fans? In this article, we have made the work easier by highlighting the 5 best quiet window fans. But first, have a look at all you need to know about window fans.Continue reading
If you are someone who is passionate about gaming then you would realize how intense it can get. While playing, you are zoned out and feel as if you are completely isolated from your surroundings. You need your own space to really focus on the game. But more often than not, it is not the case.
While you might want to have the entire room to yourself, it is hardly the case, thanks to your roomies, friends or family! They might have even exclaimed that they are getting disturbed with all the clicking sound!
Well, you can easily avoid all the perils of buying a silent gaming mouse. It will save you from the ordeal of disturbing others while you enjoy your game. Moreover, you can indulge in late night game sessions even without letting your parents know about it. How cool is that? In this review, we have listed down the top 5 silent gaming mouse that you can consider buying.Continue reading
Having a teenager in a house can be demanding. But when your son is also into drums, there is a great amount of noise to handle. My son and his friends practice in our garage almost every day, and we just had to do something about it, but also find a way to stay supportive parents.
There’s where Green Glue stepped in. It helped us stay both in good relations with our kid loud friends and enjoy our coffee in silence. Now, let’s get to the point! What is actually Green Glue and how we used it to make our every day better?Continue reading
For anyone who loves spending some time in the kitchen, a blender is certainly a must-have appliance. Whether it is that smoothie that you love or some sauce, having a blender can make it quite easy to whip up a healthy meal in a matter of seconds.
But let’s be real. Blenders are among the noisiest household appliances. Now if you live in an apartment or with other people in the house, getting your favorite smoothie early in the day can be a major cause of conflict.
Now that you cannot do away with the blender, what options do you have? Thanks to the advanced technology, there are so many blenders in the market that are just as efficient and yet produce so much less noise.
You are probably wondering how to go about getting a new quiet blender. Well, not to worry. I did all the hard work for you.
In this article, I am going to highlight some of the things to consider when buying a quiet blender as well as highlight my top 5 picks for the best quiet blenders.
If you are in the market for the best blender, then this article should give you a great head start.Continue reading
I’ve been blessed with avid readers who like to read this digital diary of mine while I go on my quest of soundproofing or minimizing the unnecessary noises around us. I do it all in search of a quiet life.
As you know from my previous post from a few days back, I’m trying to work out and document different strategies to keep my car engine silent as a whisper.
Besides fixing noisy lifters, I came up with another approach. Let’s discuss the best oil for noisy lifters. This is the piece that completes the two-piece lifter puzzle.
Basically, I chopped and changed my engine oils and additives to find out if I could get an extra perk or two out of my car’s engine or not. As it turns out, switching the product helped!
All I did was choosing these things with great care and implementing them as per instructions. It changed my car’s engine for the better. So, I decided to let you guys know about it.
In this article, I’ll be discussing the process of choosing engine oil additives and all about the products that I played around with. So, here we go!Continue reading
Every musician knows that having the sound completely under control is of vital importance. As a matter of fact, we all do have that feeling of calmness when there aren’t any annoying sounds. When it comes to a recording studio, the most common problem is dealing with low frequencies. They are the hardest one to tame.
However, a lot has been done in this field, so now you have so many ways to fix this issue. We have bass traps as a “first line of defense”. There are many different types available, with various sizes and of various materials.Continue reading
What does it take to be successful in recording and mixing? Talent, in the first place, and as best equipment as there can be, one would say. Don’t forget an acoustically perfect room! But, is there such a thing?
The answer to this question for sure is not a simple one. Have you heard of bass traps? It’s a kind of secret ingredient when it comes to reaching the abovementioned perfection. My mission is here is to help you learn more on bass traps. Moreover, I’ll show you an amazing cost-effective solution.Continue reading