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While there is a lot of information about soundproofing out there, it’s scattered far and wide across the web and hard to find.

I built this site with the intent of making it a comprehensive collection of the best soundproofing tips, and a resource to people seeking information on DIY home improvement projects.

Thanks for visiting, and if you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact me here

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