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More stories about Acoustics

  • Retrofit Soundproofing

    Practical solutions for quieting homes

  • Sound Off: Liquid Nails Acoustical Sound Sealant

    Apply a sound-deadening element to wall systems with acoustical sound sealant.

  • Architect, Design Thyself

    As firms encourage more collaboration between architects and launch new research initiatives, office space design will also change. Welcome to a world of incubator spaces.

  • Soundproofing an Apartment Ceiling

    How do you make a downstairs apartment quieter when the apartment upstairs is inaccessible?

  • Plow Through: Honda HS13361 Hybrid Snowblower

    Clear the way this winter with a heavy-duty snowblower that plows through the white stuff with less fuel, less noise, and less vibration.

  • Dealing With Creaky Subflooring

    Q: I was asked to look at a job where the homeowners have issues with loud, creaking floors.

  • Let Freedom Shine

    At the National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia, a subtly glowing electric lighting scheme beckons visitors on Independence Mall.

  • Illuminating Experience

    “Styling a Second Empire: A Light and Sound Experience” illuminates downtown Philadelphia during Lightfair.

  • Soundproofing Outdoor Generators and Condensers

    Special mounts, acoustic blankets, and properly sized barriers are all part of the solution.

  • 3M Peltor Digital Worktunes Headphones

    Tune in to your favorite music while tuning out harmful noise with the Peltor Digital Worktunes headphones.