Dynaliner from Dynamat is one of the most effective automotive thermal insulators available on the market today.
It is extremely lightweight and ideal for use on top of your Dynamat Xtreme, because it is soft, and made of thousands of cells of a closed self-adhesive rubber, which are closely packed together, to give it a near-perfect zero air infiltration.
This is the key to heat, oils and water reduction. It does not hold water, and therefore it will not promote the production of mildew or dust, like other under carpet padding insulators. Dynaliner is also durable, and tear resistance.Continue reading
Using a home studio for your recordings may sound like a great thing. However, it presents a challenge when it comes to achieving the best sounds.
The main reason for this is because home studios are not usually designed by audio engineers. This means that a couple of factors are not usually considered when building the home studio.
Reducing the level of noise in your home studio is important. One of the ways through which you can achieve this is by using a microphone isolation shield.Continue reading
The perfectly clear sound is every musician’s dream come true. Sound acts as if being a living creature. It moves, flows and adapts in different environments.
Anyone who’s been into recording will tell you how difficult is to achieve perfection. Luckily, we have bass traps!
Today I shall tell you more about them, and I’ll give you some useful tips on how and where to put bass traps to get the desired acoustics.Continue reading
Every person who’s into recording music knows how important is to have acoustics at the maximum possible level.
This is not always easy since no room is the same, but they all have one thing in common. Low frequencies are the hardest ones to deal with.
Bass traps are some kind of a secret magic thing when it comes to solving the issue. I have done a lot of research on foam bass traps, so let us see if they are worth a shot!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
With summer on our heads, I know how hard it is to beat the heat throughout the day. I can’t manage to get out of my car and into the house without rushing to get a cold glass of water in my system immediately. It’s exhausting!
The one way to get some relief from this unbearable heat is plopping down in front of your quiet air conditioner to stay calm and cool for the rest of the day. That said, maybe you’re like me and your AC isn’t working like it used to, and it’s making all sorts of funny noises without cooling as well as it should.
You might want to consider getting a new air conditioner that doesn’t rattle and manages to cool down your room effectively. There are many units to choose from, but you should be able to make the right decision with this buyer guide and list of best quiet air conditionersContinue reading
It is quite easy to keep your clothes dry and fragrant during the summers. But when it comes to the rainy season and unpredictable weather, having a tumble dryer in place can be a saviour! Moreover, if you have limited space in your apartment for drying the clothes then a tumble dryer can come in handy! I am […]Continue reading
For most people, space heaters are the perfect way to add some extra warmth in a chilly room in the house or office.
However, most space heaters usually produce a humming sound that can prove to be very distracting especially if you are using it in a bedroom or an office.
The good news is that there are some available space heaters that produce very little noise that you will hardly notice. Getting the best of these can, however, be quite a challenge.
So, how do you decide on the best quiet space heater? Well, not to worry. We did all the hard work for you. Here are some of the things to consider when buying a space heater as well as our top 5 picks for the best quiet space heaters available.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
You are probably already familiar with the concepts of soundproofing and sound absorbing, but what do you know about sound deadening? Or sound dampening?
As a matter of fact, both sound deadening and sound dampening refer, in most cases, to the same thing. Frankly, not a lot of people know what these are. Do you?
I know that my husband does. Since he cares for his car so much, he must be well informed about soundproofing as well as sound deadening.
And why is that? Well, it is because sound deadening is used to prevent vibrations, rattles, and any dissipation of a noise. This especially refers to the cars but it may be applied to other things, too.
Therefore, it could be said that sound deadening presents a process of reducing rattles, road noises, engine clutter, and vibrations, for example, inside a car.
With this in mind, the materials for sound deadening are massive and dense, which makes a sound dissipate and reduce its energy.
Depending on the location of the noise you are trying to block, there are various and different solutions which you could apply.Continue reading