STC Windows

STC Ratings for Windows

Have you ever bought windows and wondered what the STC Rating for Windows means? Windows allow us to see out and allow light in while providing protection from the elements and security from intruders. Unfortunately, … Read more

STC doors

STC Ratings for Doors

Ever wonder what the STC Ratings of Doors means and why it’s important? Street noise, people and pet noise, TV, radio, everywhere we go there is noise. Wouldn’t you just love to shut the door … Read more

Soundproofing Window

How to Soundproof a Window

I’ve put a lot of effort into making my office and home more soundproof, and I frequently get asked how to soundproof a window by friends and clients. Whether it’s street noises, airborne sound from … Read more

Soundproofing Door

How to Soundproof a Door

When I was finishing soundproofing my office, I needed to know how to soundproof a door. It was the last part of my project, and as I researched my options, I realized it should have … Read more

Sound Absorbing Plants

Best Sound Absorbing Indoor Plants

Many people are looking for ways to better soundproof their home. What you might not realize is that there are some indoor plants that are  good at absorbing sound. You might be wondering if they … Read more

popcorn ceiling

Does Popcorn Ceiling Reduce Noise?

A popcorn ceiling may not be the most attractive finish in your home, but I was recently investigating what benefits they could have. Someone mentioned to me that they could actually be great for reducing … Read more