Acoustic Treatment Materials: An Overview

September 17, 2019 2 Comments

There are many types, shapes, and forms of acoustic treatment materials. Lets back up a little before we look at acoustic treatment materials and think about why we need treatments in the first place. The main reason we need treatment is that we have to listen to the sound in rooms. It’s the rooms that […]

Waves & Rays

September 4, 2019 2 Comments

Ocean vs. Sunshine Rays of energy are middle and high frequencies. This energy is above 100 Hz. and travels in straight lines similar to sunshine. Waves of energy are lower frequency energy below 100 Hz. This type of energy oscillates throughout the room in waves of energy that are tall and long in length. Rays […]

How To Build A Bass Trap

September 4, 2018 No Comments

Let’s talk about how to build a bass trap. Alright, first off let’s define some terms. There really is no such thing as bass trap, okay? Bass or low frequency energy is not trapped by anything. I have built structures. Three walls on separate foundation, 8 inch poured concrete thickness of the walls with air […]

DIY Acoustic Treatment Build Plans

October 20, 2017 No Comments

Today we’re going to talk about our D.I.Y. plans. You can go on our website go into the shop section through the pull down and you’re going to come across a section that says D.I Y. plans, and a lot of our customers take advantage of these. So we want to make sure that you […]

Recording Studio Design Service

October 27, 2016 No Comments

Today we’re going to talk about recording studio design and services that we provide for recording studio design. I’ll kind of walk you through the main points, how we look at a room, how we approach the project so you get a feel for how we think and how we do things. The first thing […]

How To Build A Recording Studio Door

March 2, 2015 4 Comments

Today we’re going to talk about how to build a recording studio door or as some search for a soundproof studio door. Advancements have been made in the science of barrier technology. We have updated this blog on 11/13/19 to reflect those changes. We receive a lot of questions about what’s the correct technique, what […]

Will you be making practical example videos on room acoustics?

November 10, 2014 No Comments

I was asked whether I will be making any practical example videos on room acoustics for our YouTube channel. Well the person posing the question raises a good issue and a good question. We started out, our marketing program, educational-based and with education we all know when we were in college that there’s lots of […]

How To Build The Ideal Audiophile Listening Room

September 26, 2014 No Comments

This blog has been updated from its original posting to reflect new information and changes in technology regarding audiophile listening room design. Updated on 11/19/19. Last week one of our YouTube subscribers messaged me the following “My wife is finally going to let me turn the space above the garage into a dedicated audiophile listening […]

How Much Do Room Acoustics Matter To The Performance Of Your Speakers, Amps & Cables

September 16, 2014 No Comments

In the following video and transcript Bruce and I discuss how much room acoustics matter to your ability to enjoy the performance of your Amps, Speakers and Cables. We were just kind of sitting in his room and Bruce asked me a few questions about some of the things we’ve done, and the technologies I’ve […]

Acoustic Treatment Theory Explained

September 15, 2014 No Comments

I have a checklist that I go through with customers in their rooms. I was looking at the control room checklist the other day and there are 98 items on it. I always say that good sound quality is the summation of doing a lot of little things right and in the right order. I […]