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When to Hire an Acoustic Consultant

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Every project is unique. Even if there are acoustical requirements, certainly many projects will not require the detailed review of an acoustic consultant. However, not using a consultant can be more costly than hiring one, especially if there are noise complaints and post-tenant modifications or retrofits needed to fix these issues. Learn when hiring an […]

Importance of Noise Control in Hospitals

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Significant research has been conducted that links noise issues in hospitals with patient lack of sleep.  The deteriorated sleep quality experienced by patients results in extended hospital stays, development of delirium, and other negative outcomes. By treating the underlying noise issues and associated sleep quality factors, hospitals are able to greatly improve patient satisfaction and […]

Acoustic Training for Architects Nation-Wide

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Having already performed training for over 50 architecture firms in Florida and Georgia, and over 500 architects and designers, Commercial Acoustics has continued to develop its Architectural Acoustics curriculum. Acoustic Training and Services for Architects We’ve grown beyond our initial territory in the Southeast, and now offer CEU’s (Continuing Education Units) to AIA-certified architects across […]

Soundproofing 101: Basics of Acoustics and Sound Attenuation

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When dealing with sound problems in various industries, there are numerous factors to consider. What kind of noise problem are you facing? What kind of product will be an effective solution to that problem? What common sound issues are other businesses in the same industry facing so that you can be proactive about handling them? […]

ABCs of Acoustical Consulting

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Every acoustical consultation is unique, and should be treated as such. Applying a blanket solution on to acoustical problems rarely results in a happy ending. However, the approach should be methodical and systematic, allowing a clear set of principles to guide a cost-effective solution that is likely to yield an acceptable acoustical design. Effective acoustic […]

Louder Music, Louder Complaints

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According to Nielsen Music, over 32 million Americans attended a music festival in 2014. As the popularity of music festivals increases, the demand for outdoor music venues does as well. MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheater was built in Tampa Bay, FL as a way to provide outdoor musical experiences for its residents and tourists. Noise Isolation […]

Negative Effects of Background Noise in the Workplace

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Background Noise Issues in the Office Peace & Quiet. It helps us get our work done, problem solve, relax and overall just reflect on the things that matter the most. Major companies and organizations such as Google are investing in creative ways to give their employees more privacy to help their focus and overall mental […]

Reduce Hospital Noise Complaints

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Hospitals are filled with noise; noise from patients and visitors, doctors and nurses, technologies and machines. The list goes on as to what creates noise in a hospital environment, but the ‘one-size-fits-all’ design does not take into account how these noises affect patients as well as staff. Furthermore, doctors are often prescribing plenty of rest […]

Commercial Acoustics – The Soundproofing Industry Leaders

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Premium Acoustics and sound blocking doesn’t have to cost you a fortune. We bring together a team with over 30 years of combined acoustical experience to offer a premium selection of acoustical products and services that are guaranteed to solve your acoustical issues, today! We’ve hand-selected Acoustical Products that we’ve used with contractors and clients […]

Soundproofing Contractors

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When searching for a Soundproofing Contractor, many developers and end clients are left sorting between Acoustical Ceiling firms (broadly proclaiming themselves Acoustic Contractors), and drywall subs that install soundproofing products, whether it’s extra layers of drywall or some form of Mass Loaded Vinyl. General contractors and architects work to specify and contract sufficient STC and […]