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Improving Acoustic Insulation to Improve Sound Test Results

One growing problem is people complaining about neighbour noise. The problem can occur in any type of existing or new built house or flat where there is a common separating […]

Posted on Oct 05, 2012

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Is My Site Fully Prepared for the Sound Test?

To help you prepare for the sound testing, we have listed out some more common questions we get asked: Will the sound testing disrupt work on site? During the sound […]

Posted on Oct 04, 2012

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Sound Insulation Testing – Question and Answers

We often get asked the following questions in regards to sound testing. Do detached properties require sound testing? No. Only attached properties require sound tests. Are internal walls/floor between rooms […]

Posted on Oct 04, 2012

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Why Do I Need to Carry Out Sound Testing?

Part E of Building Regulations require that builders demonstrate the sound insulation performance of separating walls/floors in new-build dwellings or rooms for residential purposes (as well as those newly formed […]

Posted on Oct 04, 2012

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How Good Robust Insulation Improves Sound Test Results

Sound insulation provides resistance to the passage of sound through the walls and floors of new and existing buildings. In buildings, sound can be defined as ‘airborne sound’ – i.e. […]

Posted on Oct 03, 2012

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Sound Testing Levels Required to Achieve Part E Compliance

We often get asked ‘what levels do we need to achieve to pass the sound testing requirements of Part E of Building Regulations’ To help you better understand the sound […]

Posted on Oct 03, 2012

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Part E Sound Testing

Part E Pre-completion sound testing has been a mandatory requirement since July 2003. All new build properties and conversions which were built after this date require 10% of each party […]

Posted on Oct 03, 2012

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An Overview of our Sound Test Services

A Brief Summary of Our Sound Test Services We are often asked what types of sound test and noise surveys we can undertake. We offer all types of Sound Testing […]

Posted on Oct 03, 2012