7 DIY Ways on Soundproofing Existing Walls

Soundproofing Existing Walls

Soundproofing existing walls methods will highly depend on whether you live in a rental home or a house you own. If you live in an apartment where the landlord doesn’t allow minor and major structural changes, your options may be limited. On the other hand, if you have control over any structural modification over your … Read more

Soundproofing Spray Foam: Does Spray Foam Insulation Reduce Noise?

Soundproofing Spray Foam: Does Spray Foam Insulation Reduce Noise?

Soundproofing Spray foam, also known as spray foam insulation or polyurethane foam, is a type of expanding foam that’s mainly used for insulation with soundproofing as a secondary advantage. In this guide, we shall be looking at the different types of spray foam, how they work, as well as their effectiveness regarding noise reduction. Let’s … Read more

Soundproofing Wallpaper: Do Acoustic Wallpapers Block or Absorb Sound?

Soundproofing Wallpaper: Do Acoustic Wallpapers Block or Absorb Sound?

You’ve probably seen the hype regarding soundproofing wallpaper, with most people claiming that they offer more than decorative capabilities. Well, in this guide, we shall be debunking this ole myth, and you’ll probably discover that you’ve all been lied to. In my previous article, we saw that soundproofing foam doesn’t soundproof against noise, but instead, … Read more

Home Theater Soundproofing: Top 7 Tips To Improve Audio Quality Noise

Home Theater Soundproofing

Home theater soundproofing is a technical DIY activity that will help you eliminate echoes, reverberations, as well as block low-frequency noises, footfalls, and bass noise from the next room. There’s nothing quite irritating like investing in the quietest projector, only to later find out that you can never enjoy movies, thanks to the noisy outside … Read more

Soundproofing A Basement In 7 Easy and Actionable DIY Methods

Soundproofing A Basement

Soundproofing a basement is one of the most important DIY soundproofing activities you must undertake. This is important, especially if you have transformed it into something like a drum room, office, man cave, or even home theater. For typical basements, below the ground basements, you will only have to deal with the biggest noise culprits: … Read more

Quietest Wall Air Conditioner: Top 7 Quietest Thru the Wall Air Conditioner

Quietest Wall Air Conditioner

Unlike traditional air conditioner, the quietest wall air conditioners boast an integrated sound deadening technology that aims to keep noise down while at the same time keeping your indoor environment cool or warm. According to an article published on Purdue University Chemistry Department, traditional air conditioners emit 60decibels at 100ft and 70decibels at 5ft. (Source) … Read more

Does Soundproof Foam Work or Is It Just a Scam?

Does Soundproof Foam Work

Does soundproof foam work? The simple answer is No and Yes. Hanging soundproof foam on the walls won’t soundproof your room but instead will improve the room’s acoustics qualities. Foam is simply a sound absorber but not a soundproofing material. Sound-absorbing materials are used to improve the quality of sound in a room and are … Read more

Top 5 DIY Under Hood Insulation Methods That Work Effectively

Top 5 DIY Under Hood Insulation Methods That Work Effectively

DIY under hood insulation requires the use of various recommended automotive sound-deadening materials to achieve maximum effectiveness. The best part is that you will be soundproofing your car against engine noise, insulating it from high & low temperatures. If you notice that your car engine getting loud over the years of usage, the most common … Read more

Top 5 Dynamat Alternative for DIY Vehicle Soundproofing

dynamat alternative

We shall be examining some of the best Dynamat alternative ideal for DIY vehicle soundproofing. Dynamat is one of the most effective automotive sound deadening materials on the market today. Unfortunately, the product itself is pretty costlier compared to other sound-deadening materials. Therefore, if you’re on a budget, it doesn’t mean that you won’t get … Read more

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