Sound abatement (or noise control or noise mitigation) is a set of strategies to reduce noise pollution or to reduce the impact of that noise on adjacent areas or rooms in your home or business. These strategies, when properly executed, allow you to enjoy parts of your home, such as your Theater or Media Room, without worry about disturbing others in your home. What good is a Home Theater if you have to turn the volume down to watch a movie? Nobody wants that!
How does Digital Horizons factor into this part your home’s construction? Two ways:
1. Consultation – We understand sound and the construction methods that are most effective for containing it and eliminating its transmission. We can work with your architect or builder to ensure that proper measures are taken during the design and eventual build phase of your home.
2. Acoustiblok – This is a product that we install that acts as a barrier to help prevent sound transmission. Proper construction methods are not enough to eliminate sound transmission, you must decouple and isolate the room from the rest of the house and Acoustiblok is an incredibly effective solution. Acoustiblok (from their website – they say it best):