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How to Control Sound in Waiting Rooms

November 18, 2022
How to Control Sound in Waiting Rooms

In both office and medical waiting rooms, it’s important to be able to effectively control sound levels. At Soundproof Cow, we’ll help you discover the materials you need to create a quiet and welcoming space for your clients and patients. Why It’s Important to Control Sound in Waiting Rooms All waiting rooms should have some […]

Soundproofing Tips for Busy Cities

October 07, 2022
soundproofing tips for busy cities

Soundproofing Tips for Busy Cities Living in a busy city is great for many reasons, but you’ll have to deal with the noise you hear daily. Sound is bound to invade your space when you live in an apartment or home with neighbors and traffic so close by. Fortunately, soundproofing methods and materials can make […]

Why Do Loud Noises Cause Headaches?

September 02, 2022
Why Do Loud Noises Cause Headaches

Why Do Loud Noises Cause Headaches? Aching, nauseating, pounding — headaches can really throw off your day. A headache can happen for numerous reasons like stress, weather changes, alcohol use and bright lights, but sound is one of the most common triggers. Keep reading to learn why noise can cause or exacerbate a headache. Loud […]

What Is Ligyrophobia?

August 19, 2022
What Is Ligyrophobia?

What Is Ligyrophobia? Ligyrophobia — sometimes called phonophobia, sonophobia or acousticophobia — is the fear of loud noises. The term comes from the Greek word for “sharp,” like a piercing sound. While ligyrophobia is rare, it can be highly disruptive to those who experience it. Symptoms differ from case to case, but those with ligyrophobia may […]

Natural Resources That Absorb Sound

August 05, 2022
Natural Resources That Absorb Sound

Using soundproofing materials to create peaceful environments in indoor spaces is great, but so is treating the natural environment with care. Fortunately, it’s possible to do both at once. Soundproof Cow uses sustainable soundproofing solutions. Today, we’ll cover some of nature’s most effective soundproofing resources. Nature’s Soundproofers Mother Nature can compete with some of the […]