• Acoustic Panels That Enable Creative Freedom: Soundproofing an Elliptical Floating Building

    3 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Salmon Eye / Kvorning Design. Image © Roel van Tour
    Noises -especially those we can't control- greatly affect both physical and mental health. Whether coming from the street, upstairs neighbors or the room next door, research suggests that these can raise stress, reduce productivity, interfere with communications and contribute to developing issues such as high blood pressure. Ultimately, sound quality defines user experience and sets the tone for the rest of the interior. The bad news is that most conventional building materials used today in modern architecture -concrete, glass, masonry...
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