Archive for October 10th, 2017

How Your Exposure to Community Noise Could Be Having a Negative Effect on Your Health — and What You Can Do About It

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If you live in a densely populated area and have thin walls, you know what a pain it can be to hear every little thing. From street noise and pedestrian noise to goings-on around the home or office, it can all add up. Studies have shown that community noise can be bad for your health too, impacting your cardiovascular health and even the way we learn. If community noise levels get above 40 decibels, the number of heart disease cases increases as well. This is certainly a big concern – but how can we fix it? Changes in construction might be the answer, as well as taking measures in our own homes and offices, to look into soundproofing walls or installing sound absorbing ceiling panels. Marlite wall panels, fo

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