Category: Quiet Guides and Tips

Have you ever wondered how to soundproof a ceiling? or soundproof a window? Maybe you think a bit grander and want to know how to soundproof a room. Our quiet guides and tips section will bring you a series of posts to help you explore areas like this to improve the control of noise in and around your home.

From posts on providing cheap DIY sound proofing ideas, to posts that explain the difference between different types of noise such as white noise, pink noise and brown noise.

This section aims to provide you with guides and tips to improve your understanding of noise, your ability to improve your noise reduction or to understand the different products available to improve your environment.

Quiet Guides and Tips

How To Quiet A Noisy Refrigerator Compressor

A refrigerator is a home appliance everyone has, but unfortunately it can be one of the noisiest. If you refrigerator makes a lot of noise, it can end up being very disruptive to your day-to-day life, and you’ll probably want to get it fixed ASAP. A refrigerator’s compressor is often …
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How to Fix A Laptop Fan Making Noise

Have you ever wondered why your laptop fan makes so much noise? You’re trying to get some work done or watch a movie, and your computer sounds like it is about to take off! You are not alone, and laptop fan noise is a common issue many people deal with. …
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PS4 Fan Loud Noise? Why & How To Fix

Over time, your Sony PlayStation 4 can begin to make noises. Incredibly frustrating, these noises can distract you from your game and take all the fun out of sitting down with your controller for the ultimate gaming experience. More often than not, the fan inside your PS4 is to blame. …
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Popcorn Ceiling – Does It Reduce Noise?

Popcorn ceilings are something you may have come across if you’ve been inside a house built during the 20th century. These unique ceilings get their name from their unique popcorn-like texture and, while they are not as desirable today as they once used to be, they do have a few …
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How To Stop Shoes From Squeaking

You’ve just gone out and bought yourself a new pair of shoes. They look great and fit well, but they won’t stop squeaking! This is a common problem many people have and can lead to unwanted attention when out in public, as well as the impression that your shoes are …
Quiet Guides and Tips

How To Make A Soundproof Booth

If you’re a musician or sound recorder, you’re probably aware that finding a space to record good quality sound is not always easy. With so much going on, your house might be too loud, and professional recording studios are often too expensive. Building a soundproof booth in your own home …