Posts Tagged ‘Noise’

Noisy Neighbors? 4 Simple Soundproofing Tips

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When you signed your apartment lease, you were completely unaware of the noisy neighbors and their habit of stomping around and listening to music until the early hours of the morning. However, sharing walls, ceilings and floors is just a natural part of apartment living. Sometimes the structure of the building may cause sound to […] read more

How to Get Rid of Annoying Neighbors

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Annoying neighbors can make an otherwise lovely living situation seem unbearable. Your home ought to be your sanctuary. Take the power back from those who try to mess with it. Whether it’s unwelcome visits or loud music at inappropriate times to the millions of other things neighbors can do to make things difficult, there may […] read more

Fed Up with Noisy Upstairs Neighbors? Four Solutions

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There is little doubt that noisy upstairs neighbors will give you little peace downstairs. And, if you’re unsure or just don’t know what to do, know that you’re not alone. Solving this major problem may require only minor effort. Here are some solutions for solving your issues quickly and easily. 1. Speak to Your Neighbor Courteously and […] read more


Peace and Quiet: Keep Noise in Your Apartment Down

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Controlling the noise in an apartment is not just a matter of lowering the music or walking a bit lighter; effective noise control is about absorbing the sounds coming in and out of your apartment. With a few decorating techniques, you can easily reduce the noise pollution in your living space. Things like neatly disguised […] read more


5 Signs of a Noisy Apartment

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A noisy apartment can have a negative impact on your quality of life. You can avoid the stress and anxiety of dealing with a noise nuisance if you look for signs in the first place. Here’s how to determine whether an apartment is noisy when you’re searching for a place to live. 1.  Near the […] read more

Noisy Neighbors: What to Do After Multiple Complaints

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Many of us, as either homeowners or renters, have dealt with noisy neighbors at some point in our lives. This can be an issue of a household down the street making a lot of noise, or people in an apartment above or next to others disturbing the peace and quiet of those who live with […] read more

Legal Options for Taming Noise From the Neighbors

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If you’re dealing with a troublesome situation involving noise neighbors make, you’re not alone. Issues about noise in a neighborhood are a classic part of the way Americans have to continually work to define a complex system of “rights for property owners”. Legally speaking, it all comes down to whether some homeowners or residents are […] read more

Know Your Noise Laws and Protect Your Peace of Mind

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You may be frustrated with the noise from your neighbor’s house, but without knowing how communities make noise laws to deal with loud situations, it may be hard for you to get resolution on this kind of problem. Knowing about your local noise laws can help you make good decisions in getting the peace and […] read more

My Neighbor’s TV Is too Loud – What Do I Do?

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Have you ever heard sound wafting into your apartment and thought: “my neighbor has their TV’s volume turned up too loud. Now what?” This common scenario can be annoying and not always easy to fix. By keeping a level head and asserting your rights, you may be able to successfully combat this all-too-familiar problem. Evaluating the Problem […] read more