Looking for a little peace and quiet? Chances are you’re not the only one.
The combination of today’s open-plan homes, lightweight construction methods and materials, wide range of mechanical appliances, and plethora of high-tech audio and video gear has made many of our homes less than peaceful. In fact, noise has become a major irritant and contributor to stress in the home. Fortunately, there are materials and techniques that can help you mitigate the noise.
In this section of HomeTips, we will help you sort through the various options for maintaining peace in a noisy world. In the articles listed below, you’ll find information on how to control noise in a home with effective sound-deadening walls, ceilings, and materials.