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 Noise and Headaches A headache is […]
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 experience or display: […]
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 […]
The World’s Loudest Animals
As humans, we all cherish a little peace and quiet, but rocking out at an earsplitting concert is one of life’s simple pleasures. Consequently, we’ve created numerous ways to push decibel (dB) levels to the max just for the thrill, like stereo systems, car engines and fireworks displays. However, some creatures naturally surpass the noise […]
How to Soundproof a Psychologist’s Office
Have you run into issues where stray noise throws sessions off course or compromises patient confidentiality at your psychology practice? Soundproofing can help. Let’s discuss the importance of soundproofing a therapy office and how you can do it. Why Is Soundproofing a Psychologist’s Office Important? Soundproofing, which is the process of preventing noise from entering […]