Acoustic Design Considerations for Healthcare Facilities
“The care in day surgery was excellent however there is a lot of noise from the clinics which are positioned right beside day surgery where patients...
Major Trends Reshape Acoustic Design Strategies
“What do you want your building to sound like?”
Can We Cure Noise Pollution
Our five senses, sight, touch, taste, smell, and hearing are amazing; they help us navigate through the world and allow us to enjoy and savour life...
Window Coverings Aid in Home Acoustics
Building a dream music studio or home theatre? Working shift work, have a baby that can’t sleep or are you living on a busy road?
How to Manage a Noisy Restaurant
With hard metals and industrial aesthetics dominating restaurant design trends, managing acoustics has become increasingly challenging.
Hospitals Designed for Quiet Recovery See Positive Results
As healthcare design caters to patient comfort, research has gone into studying how healthcare facilities designed to be quiet positively impact healing.
Spotlight on Sustainable Schools
At Harrison School in Canberra, the naturally-ventilated, well-lit classrooms - each featuring individual heating controls and occupancy sensors - deliver comfortable conditions all year round.
What Elements Make the World’s Coolest Offices?
Given that we spend so much time at work, it’s little wonder that stories and images of the “world’s coolest offices” grab our attention.