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Top uses for local soundproofing in homes
Top uses for local soundproofing in homes

It’s nice to have a place where you can go to escape the noise of the outside world. Peace and tranquility are reasons many people try to escape the city and suburbs for quiet rural areas. However, not everyone can, so it’s important that you’re able to find an alternative solution. Local soundproofing services are a great way to block out some of the noise from outside your home to create a peaceful oasis. At St. Louis Insulation, we understand if you’ve never considered soundproofing, so we’ve made a short guide with four ways it can be used in your home.

Improved privacy

It’s normal to encourage those living in your home to use an “inside voice” when kids are playing, you’re watching a sporting event, or going about your day. Although you shouldn’t feel like you have to whisper to keep your neighbors from hearing what’s going on in your home. Soundproofing is a great way to enhance the privacy of your home so you can keep to yourself without giving those outside your walls a glimpse into what you’re up to every day.

Added in-home comfort

Planes, trains, and automobiles can make for an uncomfortable amount of noise throughout the day and even late into the night. You can drown out much of the excess noise that comes from the area where you live by adding soundproofing to your home. You’ll find that it’s easier to go about your business during the day and you’ll sleep better at night. Soundproofing will provide an added measure of in-home comfort that you didn’t know you were missing until you get to experience it for yourself.

Creating a home office

No matter what you do for a living, working from home can be challenging. It can be even more difficult if you’re regularly interrupted by outside noise. You can create a quiet space that’s ideal for working by soundproofing your home office. Your production and focus are likely to improve as you’re in charge of the amount of noise that comes in and out of the room where you work.

While not everyone works a traditional desk job, there are plenty of other uses for a home office than working. Those whose office is used as a sound studio can benefit greatly from soundproofing as it creates the perfect environment for recording. You won’t have to worry about adjusting recording levels to account for outside noise as you have a space that’s perfect for recording.

Increase home value

Every time you’re looking to make an upgrade to your home, you should consider how it’s going to affect your home’s value. Those shopping for homes will often look into the area, and loud neighborhoods can sometimes be a deterrent if much of the noise makes it into the house. Local soundproofing is an excellent way to improve your home’s resale value, as it creates a more comfortable environment and helps with the ambient noise of the neighborhood.

Contact us for more

You can drown out the noise of the outside world with local soundproofing from St. Louis Insulation. Please schedule a consultation with our team today by calling 314-334-0153 or using our scheduling form. You can also send an email with inquiries to We’ll come to your home, perform an evaluation, and provide you with an estimate. Our experts will let you know how much we can help reduce the amount of noise that makes it into your house.