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How Acoustic Challenges Impact Overall Well-being in the Office

What does employee well-being mean in office spaces? Yes, another catch-all term: well-being. What does that even mean...

Why Office Acoustics Matters

What is acoustics?  Acoustics is the science of sound. Namely the production, control, transmission, reception, and...

The Science Behind Acoustics

Not noise, but sound. Not silence, but tranquility What’s the balance between silence and noise? Earlier we wrote that...

5 Acoustic Solutions for Office Design

ABC of acoustic design  Absorbing  Certain materials can take in sound energy and partly transform it into heat. This...

PET Felt Solutions to Reduce Office Noise

This explains the growing dissatisfaction with open-plan offices — despite their design to foster collaboration, the...

Too Much Noise In Restaurants? Here’s Why

Why acoustics matter in the hospitality business According to the 2018 Zagat Survey, noise is the biggest complaint...

Bringing the Noise Down in Restaurants, A How-To Guide

Acoustics when designing a restaurant Architectural acoustics is a complex science but the basis to it is relatively...

6 Products That Improve Restaurant Acoustics

PET Felt acoustic panels Go big or go home, that is the motto when you are working on acoustics. Large, reflective...

De Vorm on Acoustics

Here’s everything you need to know about the magic science of acoustics — what it does, why it matters and how to...

De Vorm for Office I Colour Choice in Workplace Design

Being the fundamental and most expressive element of design, the impact of colour can hardly be overestimated. No...