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How to Soundproof Water Heater Noise

September 16, 2022
how to soundproof water heater noise

How to Soundproof Water Heater Noise Water heaters can be noisy. You may hear crackling or popping from your boiler as it naturally builds sediment over time. Knocking or vibrations can occur when air becomes trapped in the water heater’s pipes or after sudden pressure changes. Plus, the vibrations can loosen the heating element, causing […]

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 […]

The World’s Loudest Animals

July 28, 2022

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 […]