Monthly Archives: May 2016

Acoustic Absorption 101

acoustic absorption

Acoustic Absorption is one of the primary principles of Sound Theory. As sound is created, it naturally propagates away from its source in a process known as diffusion. As the sound energy travels away in a hemispherical shape, it hits walls or obstructions along the way. As this occurs, the sound is either absorbed, reflected, […]

How to Soundproof a Wall

Wall Blokker Mass Loaded Vinyl soundproofing wall

Soundproofing interior walls is a common theme when looking to isolate noisy areas from those requiring more concentration or complete silence. While no wall assembly will ever be completely “soundproof”, you can attain very high levels of sound-blocking, measured in values of STC (Sound Transmission Classification). Many condo associations and building codes require a minimum […]

Soundproofing and Acoustics – Warehouse Renovation and Conversion

soundproofing for renovation warehouse

Commercial Acoustics provides expert office soundproofing and acoustic advice and products for a variety of businesses. Here’s a look at a Warehouse conversion project that is now office space for a number of real estate, title, and architecture firms. ——————————————————————- A growing trend in urban centers is to convert existing warehouse space into open office […]

Soundproofing Home Music Studio

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Commercial Acoustics provides expert soundproofing and acoustic advice and products for a variety of businesses. Here’s a look at an In-Home Studio that we helped design and build. For a step-by-step instruction on how to design and build your own home studio, read through our Home Music Studio tutorial. Home Music Studio – Project Gallery See […]