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Our unique 4 step soundproofing method is the best way to get peace and quiet in your home

Over the last 15 years, we’ve soundproofed hundreds of buildings, from private homes to commercial spaces, from older structures to new builds. But there’s always …

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Materials builders and architects use that make the noise worse in your home

If you’ve bought a semi-detached house, apartment or terraced home recently, the unfortunate fact is that at some point you will hear noise from your …

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Understanding flanking transmission: the number one reason soundproofing fails

In the past, new homes were seldom built with any consideration for noise, and today most of these properties are not fit for modern living. …

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What is the Cost of Soundproofing vs. Moving House?

There’s no doubt about it: soundproofing is cheaper and less hassle than moving house!   Unfortunately, many people believe moving to a new house to …

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3 bed semi-detached house – TV on the wall – neighbours TV noise

Putting a TV on the wall and TV noise from next door has been a popular theme this January, with many enquiries from people on …

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Soundproofing a room in your house

This case study specifically looks at following our four principles when soundproofing a room in a semi-detached property from noisy neighbours. When faced with noisy …

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4 Way Soundproofing Method For Home

Our 4 step soundproofing method

Quietco have helped reduce noise for hundreds of people in their home in the last 15 years.  The success of all these projects comes down …

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Soundproofed studio for your garden

We design and build unique multi-purpose soundproof studios that give any home that massive wow factor.  A room where the family can enjoy making lots …

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How not to soundproof your garage roof

As a soundproofing company we are often contacted by clients looking to soundproof a garage.  Whether for a music room, home office or a man …

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Soundproofing a garage

This case study looks at soundproofing a garage to turn it into a practice room for playing drums. Our client wanted to play the drums …

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NHBC Report on Dot and Dab plasterboard wall linings and acoustic performance

A recent report by the NHBC found that the “dot and dab” plasterboard technique emphasises the noise by up to 10dB.   Below is a …

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Will you hear your neighbours? – 7 things to look for when buying a house

This noise article outlines common features we regularly see when conducting noise surveys that are found in semi-detached and terrace houses that suffer from noise …

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