Does Sound Travel Up or Down? What way does sound travel?

Does Sound Travel Up or Down

Does sound travel up or down? That’s one of the popular questions I encounter from apartment dwellers on various online forums. So, I decided to compile an article based on authoritative sources (mentioned in the course of the article) to help you understand how sound travels and in what directions. Sound does travel in both … Read more

How to Fix a Ceiling Fan Making Clicking Noise (UPDATED!!)

Ceiling Fan Making Clicking Noise

Ceiling fans are a fantastic addition to any home, offering much-needed relief during scorching summer days. However, they can turn into quite the annoyance when they start making that irritating clicking noise. In this guide, we’ll delve into the various methods to restore peace and quiet to your ceiling fan. While ceiling fans work wonders … Read more

How to Soundproof a Door with Household Items: 11 DIY Methods

How to Soundproof a Door with Household Items

Soundproofing a room requires one to approach from all angles and that includes soundproofing the door. Just like the windows, doors are the biggest culprits when it comes to leaking noise in and out of a room. However, complete door soundproofing is an expensive undertaking that requires extensive renovations to the existing door frame. Investing … Read more

How to Reduce Bass Noise from Neighbors in 7 Simple Ways

How to Reduce Bass Noise from Neighbours

Bass noise (low frequency) is one of the biggest problems for noises coming from neighbors apartment.  The reason being, bass now similar to stomping noise, is transmitted through vibrations. Unlike high-frequency sounds, bass noise can travel through walls as impact noise and through the air as airborne noise. In this guide are some of the … Read more

Top 10 Ways on How to Soundproof an Apartment Floor

How to Soundproof an Apartment Floor

Floors are often the most neglected part of any home soundproofing project. We tend to deal with the most common culprits like windows, doors, and walls but often forget that impact sound can be a nuisance for those living on the floor beneath you. And since floors mainly transmit structure-borne sounds (noise transmission through vibrations), … Read more