Soundproofing a linked detached house

TPS was contacted to help a couple in Warwickshire soundproofing their linked detached house. “Mr & Mrs S” purchased a linked detached property, however since moving in they found that all was not as it seemed…. The problem Before buying the house they had been told by the estate agents and advised by surveyors that ...

How much does soundproofing cost?

When looking for soundproofing companies and to get an idea of soundproofing costs you first have to start with the problem;  the noise in people’s homes.   What is noise? Let’s first look at what noise is. Noise is unwanted sound. Sound describes the physical component Unwanted is the emotional and psychological effect that noise ...

Road Traffic Noise

TP Soundproofing was contacted with a domestic soundproofing case of severe road traffic noise affecting the entire house. Our customer has a beautiful house with a really nice interior with stunning views, but the detached house was located right on the busy Birmingham Road near Redditch. The customer was concerned because the road traffic noise ...

How to deal with noisy neighbours

As we all know, we can’t choose our neighbours. Unless home is at the very heart of rural seclusion, neighbours are a part of life. Whereas you can choose the home that is most suited to your individual needs, you can’t choose your neighbours. Most of us are blessed with friendly and considerate neighbours. From ...

How much does sound proofing cost?

With the price of sound proofing ranging from £165 per metre to £500 per square metre, the decision on whether to invest in a quality soundproofing solution can be a huge decision. Can you put a price on ‘peace and quiet’ or more than that, peace and quiet in your own home? Can you put ...

Septic Tank Pump Enclosure & Compressor Sound enclosure

The Installers View on… Septic Tank Pump & Compressor Pump Enclosure. We were called to see if we could help with a loud high Frequency noise in Kineton in Warwickshire, a small town between Warwick & Banbury. Some residences were suffering from noise pollution caused by an electric motor installed on their septic tank sewage ...

Top 5 uses for a soundproofed basement

Clear out the clutter from your cellar, damp proof it and soundproof the walls and you have the ideal area to use for a wide range of applications. A dark and dingy basement could be totally transformed and this blog examines a few ways you might want to put the cellar to the test. Cinema ...

Reasons to improve acoustics within the office environment

Noisy neighbours are one thing but how much noise is generated in your office at the moment? If you could measure the noise on a scale of one to ten would it be off the chart right now? Noisy working environments are a nightmare so here are a few reasons you might want to improve ...

Sustained Noise does have a Detrimental Effect on Health

Healthcare professionals have begun to take noise pollution seriously. With ears taking a battering north, south, east and west, noise pollution has lowered the quality of life for a great number of people. Given the barrage of sound all around us it has become increasingly important to have those quiet moments, those moments that free ...