June 26, 2020
Acoustic Foam vs Acoustic Panels: What's the Difference?

If you’ve just scratched the surface on acoustic panels, one of the first things you’ll notice is the sheer abundance of options. There are big and small panels, and once you know both how sound panels work (our guide) and how effective they can be (also our guide), your next question is which of these […]

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June 26, 2020
When Should You Use Acoustic Panels (with Scenarios)

If you've seen our guides on how acoustic panels work and how effective they can be, it's clear that they're a valuable tool when it comes to managing the sound in a space. But they are also a tool that is really meant to solve specific problems. You should know when and how to use […]

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June 20, 2020
How to Install Acoustic Panels on the Ceiling

Acoustic panels are one of the best upgrades you can make to control the sound in your space. They can increase the value of high-end speaker systems, and also control echoes and volume issues in public spaces. But when the situation calls for installing panels on the ceiling, the install can be a bit intimidating. […]

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June 17, 2020
How Many Acoustic Panels Do You Need For a Room?

Acoustic panels are one of the best ways to squeeze more quality out of an advanced speaker system or to get higher quality recordings. They can also be used to manage loud and echoey spaces like public offices or restaurants. You'll definitely have questions about where to place acoustic panels (our guide), but another question […]

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June 2, 2020
Acoustic Panel Placement Guide - Where Should You Place Them?

Sound panels seem deceptively simple at first, but if you've seen our article on how they work, it's clear there's more to figure out. When it comes to placement, you may start to wonder where and how to place them. Depending on the goal you’re trying to accomplish, the right answer can vary a lot.  […]

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May 30, 2020
4 Best Insulation Materials for Acoustic Panels

Acoustic panels can do a lot to increase the sound quality of your space. If you understand how they work, and how effective they can be (out guides), then you'll be happy to learn that making them yourself allows you to design them around your unique requirements while saving a good amount of money. However, […]

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May 22, 2020
Best Fabrics for Acoustic Panels

If you’re in the market for acoustic panels, the number of options can be daunting. After you figure out how many you need (our guide), you may prefer to make acoustic panels yourself, to control all the variables and better design them to match your space. But you can make great panels that fail if […]

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May 22, 2020
How Effective are Acoustic Panels

When it comes to audio quality, where every upgrade seems to involve understanding the nuances of connector types and advanced format standards, it’s surprising to find a piece of hardware that can improve your system but doesn’t even need to be plugged in. But acoustic panels really can make a big difference. Acoustic panels improve […]

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May 14, 2020
Acoustic Panel Sizing Guide - How Big Should They Be?

If you’ve made the commitment to get the most out of your speaker system, then you know you’re going to need acoustic panels. But figuring out all the details can be intimidating. You might be considering making your own panels, or buying them ready-made, but what about the size of the panels themselves? Although the […]

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May 13, 2020
Acoustic Panels: What They Are and How They Work!

If you’re on your way toward the perfect home theater, there’s no shortage of new niche technologies to get comfortable with. But after all that advanced audio and video management equipment, one thing you may be wondering if you also need acoustic panels. You may have already seen our article on just how important acoustic […]

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