Monthly Archives: September 2012

Soundproofing of an existing floor in flats

Whether you simply wish to improve the soundproofing of an existing floor in flats without major disruption, upgrade an existing separating floor or bring an existing floor into compliance with Part E of the Building Regulations for the control of … Continue reading

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Noise at work and employers responsibilities

Excessive exposure to loud noise at work cannot only cause deafness but can also cause stress related illnesses that can end up with personnel having time off due to illness.  Employers also have a responsibility to ensure their workforce are … Continue reading

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How a local authority can help deal with noisy neighbours

An Extract from the Plymouth Herald “A NOISY neighbour who played his music so loud furniture shook in adjoining flats has had his hi-fi and television set confiscated by a court. The neighbour plagued his neighbours for months with music … Continue reading

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Lathe & plaster ceilings, remove or improve?

There is always the question with lathe and plaster ceilings whether to remove or repair them so hopefully, this article will help anyone decide what is the best solution. When changing an older property into flats, often the existing lathe … Continue reading

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Sound absorption products to reduce reverberation

Reverberation in rooms with lots of hard surfaces is often a problem because it distorts sounds sometimes making speech difficult to hear clearly.  This is a noise problem that has been identified in schools and other education establishments and legislation … Continue reading

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Steelsorption heavy duty sound absorbing steel panels

Our Steelsorption heavy duty sound absorbing steel panels for reducing noise nuisance in work areas has again been specified for one of the country’s police forces for use in their practice firing ranges.  Even though they wear ear defenders when … Continue reading

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Photosorption sound absorbing printed panels

Our popular Photosorption sound absorbing panels are once again the preferred solution to reduce reverberated noise nuisance in the function room of a hotel.  When the room in the hotel which is in Witney was assessed, it was a very … Continue reading

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