Music is something that most of us enjoy, but not all of us have the same taste in music. While music is a form of entertainment and recreation, music, especially when it is too loud or if people don’t like your taste in music, could be a nuisance to others. This is especially true if you have neighbors who like things quiet or if you don’t realize that your music is actually too loud.
Music In, Noise Out
There are ways to solve this so you could enjoy your music, be a good a neighbor and at the same time keep out outside noise – soundproof fences. Generally, outdoor fencing systems is for protection and privacy. However, certain kinds of fencing systems also act as a soundproofing system so you could not only enjoy your music but also protect your space from outside noise as well.
Soundproof Fences – Do They Actually Work?
A lot of people ask if soundproof fence do keep sound within your space and block external sound. Yes, soundproof fences do block and reduce outside noises from entering your home. Soundproof fencing systems are thick and are usually made of dense heavy materials, such as concrete, blocks of bricks or stones, or heavy wood. We know that a wall made of thick material could deflect back noise and sound, hence soundproof fences made of such materials will do exactly the same. as they will deflect back noise.
However, as the fence is situated in an open space, blocking 100% of the noise isn’t at all times possible. To block out 100% of the noise (and keep in 100% of your music), you will have to make use of other materials or do other things to help soundproof your home. Below are some ways:
- Make use of thick curtains or drapes for your windows
- Consider treating your doors, windows, and walls with soundproofing materials such as Mass Loaded Vinyl (MVL)
- Install double-glazed windows to separate noise
- If within your means, construct walls made of thick concrete for your frontage