Tag Archives: noise reduction

Outdoor living – Three Birds Renovations

House 13 in the Three Birds Renovations series has it all. From gorgeous bedrooms and bathrooms to resort-worthy outdoor living, including a pool, outdoor pizza oven and outdoor shower! Read on to see how you can enjoy outdoor living like this at your place. Outdoor living at its best Episode seven from Three Birds Renovations House…

Is a garden screen the answer to a tidy yard?

Whether you’re about to tackle a backyard renovation or are simply tired of seeing your garbage bins every time you step into your yard. A garden screen is a perfect solution to hide your garden tools, pool equipment or bins neatly. VogueWall with TerraFirm retaining wall neatly hides the garbage bins. Source: Diakrit Garden Screen…

There is no such thing as a soundproof fence

When it comes to residential fencing, if you hear the term ‘soundproof fence’, be wary. Either the person isn’t honest with you, or they are ill-informed. There is no such thing as a soundproof fence. However, with almost 20 years of industry experience and 20,000+ projects under our belt, ModularWalls can confidently say we are a leading…

Boundary wall and fencing project ideas for your home

There are many reasons why you might wish to begin a boundary wall and fencing project for your home. Your current fence is falling down or is no longer keeping your kids and pets secure in your yard. Or you may have just renovated your home and are looking to upgrade your existing fence to…

As medium density housing increases, how can installing acoustic fencing boost property value?

As our population increases in Australia, so does the amount of medium density housing to deliver on the growing demand for Australian residences. For those within medium density homes, investing in acoustic fencing provides many benefits for your property; and therefore, increasing interest from prospective buyers. Case Study: Acoustic fencing preserves privacy for duplex development…

How do I block road noise?

How to block road noise is one of the most common residential questions we receive. The three key elements to effectively block traffic noise are: Noise barriers within 10 metres of the road Quality acoustic fences or noise walls White or pink noise to mask traffic sounds Proximity to the road To successfully block the…

Reduce noise with acoustic fencing for your backyard

If you’re looking to reduce noise in your backyard or home, finding the perfect acoustic fencing for your needs comes down to 3 main factors: Noise source Noise type Fence material Noise and sound are different; sounds include things we don’t mind hearing, like the gentle warbling of magpies in the mornings, or the calming…

How to reduce noise in your backyard

Investing in your peace and quiet is a crucial step toward a healthy, happy home in our busy world. From traffic noise to loud neighbours, here are our expert tips on how to reduce noise in your backyard! Why you should reduce noise in your backyard A 2003 study by Brown and Bullen found that up…