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Different Types of Sound Insulation

May 19, 2022
Different Types of Sound Insulation

While noise is a fact of life, you can still work to control it. Hard surfaces cause soundwaves to bounce around the room as distracting echoes and reverberation. If you’re looking for a way to create a more peaceful indoor space, soundproofing insulation is one part of the solution. In this article, we’ll help you […]

7 White Noise Machines to Reduce Background Noise in Your Office

April 27, 2022
7 White Noise Machines to Reduce Background Noise in Your Office

Everybody can appreciate a little peace and quiet while working, but there is such a thing as being too quiet. A dead-silent office is nice until the slightest sound like rustling papers or a squeaky chair jolts you out of your focused headspace. White noise machines provide a bit of background noise that can fill […]

How to Soundproof Hot Tub Motors

April 22, 2022
How to Soundproof Hot Tub Motors

If you have a hot tub, you know that the motor can cause a racket. Fortunately, there’s hope. Implementing a few careful soundproofing solutions will help you minimize the noise your hot tub makes and reduce the effects of any remaining noise. 3 Ways to Reduce Hot Tub Noise At Soundproof Cow, we know a […]

How to Soundproof a Wall Behind a TV

March 18, 2022
How to Soundproof a Wall Behind a TV

Living in an apartment complex or with roommates comes with various challenges, especially when shared walls are involved. Sound is bound to permeate from the next room over and vice versa. TVs near walls are prominent culprits. If your neighbor has a TV near or mounted on your shared wall, you may be hearing late-night […]

Why Does Foam Absorb Sound?

March 02, 2022
Why Does Foam Absorb Sound

Whenever you’re at a loud concert or want to get a peaceful night of sleep on an airplane, you may find yourself popping a few pieces of foam earplugs into your ears. When you plug these tiny pieces of foam into your ears, you quickly notice that your ability to hear exterior noise diminishes. Why […]