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Kilmat vs Noico vs Dynamat vs Hushmat

Vehicle soundproofing. I am not sure if it is becoming an art form, a national pastime, a personal obsession, a search for quiet, or a combination of some, or all, of these. Whatever moves you, … Read more

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How to Soundproof a Home Office

COVID. Every cloud has a silver lining. Now you get to work at home. In your sweats. Except your home office is noisier than your ‘office’ office. Let’s solve that problem. 7 Ways to Soundproof … Read more

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How to Soundproof a Hollow Door

Most interior doors are hollow core, meaning that there is virtually nothing between the inner and outer skins. There are gaps all around them and the frames are uninsulated. Which means their soundproofing value is … Read more

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How to Quiet a Loud Exhaust

Vehicle exhaust systems do not just exist to deaden motor noise. They provide safety to the occupants by moving potentially deadly gases away from the driver’s compartment. So if your exhaust is loud, or getting … Read more

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How to Fix Car Speaker Rattle

Road Trip! That term conjures up many meanings for people. Mostly enjoyable. Mostly including loud music. But the pleasure can quickly be diluted if your car speakers sound like someone shaking a can of pebbles. … Read more

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How to Keep Bass From Going Through Walls

Preventing bass sound (this is what you create in your space) and bass noise (made by the neighbor) from passing into the adjoining room is the most difficult soundproofing you will undertake. This article will … Read more

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How to Quiet Toilet Flush

Toilets make noise. Some when they are in use. Some when filling. Some when flushing. Flushing and filling kind of go together; so here are 8 ways to quiet your toilet flush.   8 Ways … Read more

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How to Quiet Noisy Strut Mounts

Strut mounts not only secure the struts to the vehicle chassis, they are designed to provide a sound dampening effect between the moving parts under the vehicle and the passenger cabin. When they start making … Read more