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Construction Noise Backlash

A man in Northfield Illinois was angry about construction noise near his home. Increased noise levels can increase stress in people. The man took a shotgun to the construction site and waved a shotgun while yelling at the workers. Police: Man angry about construction noise waved gun at worksite Construction noise can be reduced, although this is an [...]

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Airport Noise and Hypertension Related

In a follow up to the HYENA study in 2004–2006 researchers sought to evaluate the association of exposure to aircraft and road traffic noise with the incidence of hypertension and other cardiovascular outcomes. Their conclusion was: In conclusion, our cohort study suggests that long-term exposure to aircraft noise, particularly during the night, is associated with incident [...]

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Reduce Classroom Noise

With so many schools running over capacity and many schools splitting large classrooms by partitions one main thought is the partitions will  reduce noise but there are other methods also. Partitions for the most part block direct noise and may absorb it but if the ceilings are reflecting noise and the regular walls do not have acoustic [...]

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Effects of Noise on The Individual in the Workplace

Noise in the workplace is one of the most common complaints in offices. Many companies choose open floor plan for increased communication and workflow.  Noise levels can incapacitate an persons capability to concentrate and perform certain tasks which can lead to stress. Noise reduction should be a high priority if noise levels are to high. [...]

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Acoustic Enclosures

Acoustic Enclosures are used to stop unwanted noise from exiting an area or entering an area. Many industrial plants often high noise levels that interfere with people working. For example, if the noise level is over 85 decibels hearing protection is required. Long term exposure to high noise levels can cause hearing loss. Usually the [...]

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Sound Proof Foam Panels

Sound Proof Foam Panels are sheets of Acoustic Foam that have a sound barrier laminated to them. Most Foams for Acoustics are just Sound Absorbing Panels that control sound and reverberation in a room. Acoustic foam comes in many shapes and is made of a melamine class one fire rated foam. It is typically used [...]

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How to reduce Backyard Noise to Appease your Neighbors

If you have backyard parties, like to entertain or simply have a poll in the backyard there is a chance that your neighbors might complain or call the police on you. There are a number of ways to reduce backyard noise to make your neighbors happy and to even improve the effects of sound such [...]

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Reduce Noise in your Home

If you have entertained people at your home you may have noticed that it can get loud fast and people have to talk over each other to have a conversation. If entertaining at home for business this can lead to an unpleasant experience and possibly lost business. There are a number of ways to reduce [...]

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Twelfth and Porter Acoustic Solution

Sound Control Technologies worked with Twelfth and Porter a well-known name in the music industry. Twelfth and Porter is in Nashville Tennessee and is the premier place for new artist to record demos in their journey to becoming a country music legend. Many large names have performed there in the past and often rent out [...]

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