Quiet Guides and Tips

White Noise vs Pink Noise vs Brown Noise

There are a variety of noise signals that can be used to help with a variety of situations in daily life.  White noise is the most popular color of noise that people have heard of and even listened to but there are two other colors of noise, pink and brown, …
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How To Soundproof A Ceiling

Nothing can be more disturbing than hearing annoying noises from the floor above you. Especially when trying to relax from a hard day’s work, noises from tenants above come through disrupting your evening as if you’re sharing the same space. However, there are some time and cost efficient ways to …
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Cheap DIY Soundproofing Ideas

If you are like many others who prefer apartment living to a stand-alone house, you have undoubtedly discovered there are both advantages and disadvantages to apartment living. One of the best benefits is you are not responsible for yard work or fixing any problems that may arise, such as leaky …
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How To Soundproof A Door

Soundproofing a door can prevent a lot of noise from the outside world from traveling inside to your home. If you rent an apartment, a soundproofed door can prevent noise from your neighbors above and below you from filtering into your space. You can implement a number of soundproofing options …
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Common Causes of Home Noise Pollution

When you want peace and quiet, you return to your home after a long day of work, kick back your shoes and relax. However, the problem with this is your house probably is not as quiet as you might think. Although you can’t do much about the neighbor mowing their …
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Does Soundproofing Paint Work?

If hanging noise reduction wallpaper really isn’t your thing, then maybe some sound dampening paint is a good option for controlling the noise pollution in your home. Like the wallpaper, this is a great option for both renters and homeowners as it gives you a fairly easy and inexpensive way …