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PHOTO HEMA VIJAY Insulators Double glazed windows and soft furnishings and rugs thatabsorb soundLiving on a flight path or a sleepy highway morphing into a busy ITcorridor seeing your residential locality get ensnared in heavytraffic because vehicle users have started driving through theseonce-quiet roads to avoid the rush on the main road living next to aworship area where people insist on proclaiming their devotion byblaring music on loudspeakers these are issues that cause an ear loadof problemsWhile lack of planned development can be blamed for many of theseissues there are the other kinds of noise irritants such as theconstant rumbling of generators air conditioners constructionmachinery and the likeAccording to acoustics consultant Mathew M Georges survey the noiselevels on the OMR for instance is about 80-90 dBA To put these soundlevels in perspective the safe sound levels for residential areas isabout 45 dBA at night and 55 dBA for during the day for commercialareas it is 55 dBA forboth day and night time For industrial areas it is 75 dBA both day andnightPeople tend to lose some amount of hearing as they grow old If we livein an offensively noisy environment this happens much sooner Soleaving out earmuffs is there a way to insulate oneself from jarringnoiseThe right approach is to study the noise levels and the points ofentry decide on the amount of noise insulation you require and thenengineer solutions to fit your requirement says Mathew M GeorgeNoise InsulationThe Kalara family live on a third floor apartment on the Harrington roadthat bustles with traffic through the day Inside this house thoughnoise is refused entry thanks to the glazed glass units used on thewindow instead of plain glass or wooden shutters Double glazed unitsconsist of two glass sheets with a vacuum sandwiched between them whichprevents sound from travelling through If you incorporate a unit oftwo panes of glass glued together with PVB a sound absorbent materialthat dispels sound waves instead of allowing them to
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