Soundproofing Your Home

Soundproofing Info

In response to the numerous questions on soundproofing, we have made the following book available:

"Quieting: A Practical Guide to Noise Control"
by Raymond D. Berendt, Edith Corliss, and Morris Ojalvo.
National Bureau of Standards Handbook #119
US Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Noise Abatement and Control
Washington, DC 20460
115 pages

This is a very practical guide to various types of noise control problems. From floor squeaks to airplane noise, garbage disposals to loud office spaces, this guide analyzes the source of the noise and provides some easy-to-follow and well-illustrated solutions. It contains practical and detailed information. No magic here: noise control is not easy!

This publication is out of print, but in the public domain. We have reprinted it and have heard excellent reports from many readers.

The price is $17.50 each.

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