04

Sep

Landscaping as a Noise Treatment: Creating a Calming Soundscape

calming soundscape

City life is more likely to cause to a state of depression and anxiety than living in rural environments, among others, due to the chronic noise exposure. Many recent studies show that urban noise pollution leads to health disorders such as heart problems, hearing loss, diminished productivity, sleep disruption, impaired learning, and more. However, we…

Tena Lazarevic

Blog Writer

An architect, sound artist, and music lover. Mostly guided by intuition and interested in exploring the borders of architecture.

10

Aug

Autism and noise sensitivity : how to create a safe and sound aural environment

How does autism affect people? Certain sounds can cause distress to many people. Just think about loud traffic noise, high pitched microphone feedback, sirens. nails scraping a surface etc. Most of us have difficulties processing this sensorial information. Luckily, most of these sounds are not constant. Now imagine that for some people, who are having…

Tena Lazarevic

Blog Writer

An architect, sound artist, and music lover. Mostly guided by intuition and interested in exploring the borders of architecture.

10

Jun

Practical guide to improving your kid’s bedroom

kid's bedroom

Kid’s bedroom and living conditions in Singapore has become a prime concern.  A noisy city with residential apartments being near traffic noise. Little do they know that this noise raised huge complaints to the authorities. Look no further, this blog post explains the importance of the ideal kid’s bedroom. The evidence is finally uncovered and…

Daryl Stewart

Daryl Stewart

Digital Marketing Strategist

Music lover, movie lover and loves the mystery of life! Believes in true happiness and living one day at a time! Loves to drink tea and of course juice!

22

Sep

The Most Common Residential Noise Problems In Singapore?

residential noise problems

Our home is our little nest and surely is where we can have some peace from the tumult of life. But what happens when our peace is threatened because of residential noise problems?   Home sweet home. We heard this thousands of times. Nevertheless we tend to underestimate a little problem that in the busy…

Giacomo Angio

Giacomo Angio

Digital Marketing Strategist at Soundzipper

Passionate about anything related to the digital and internet world, voracious videogamer and like any good Italian, I think food and football are 2 of the best pleasures in life. Love travelling, my dream is to travel in every country of the World!

04

Jun

Quieter Construction Fund – Reducing Construction Noise in Singapore Is Easier now.

construction fund

A new government construction fund set up to help Singapore companies purchase quieter machinery and adopt noise control practices. Construction works involving heavy machinery often produce loud noises that are not only a public nuisance but also pose as a safety hazard to workers. Construction noise problems are especially prevalent in Singapore where urban density…

Adrian Lo

Adrian Lo

Acoustic Engineer & Founder of Soundzipper

My passions are learning, music and videogames. I believe life should be lived with purpose and together as One. I am always tinkering with something in technology and making things better.

16

Mar

Noise Pollution In Residential Spaces

Noise Pollution

Noise pollution problems are recently growing in condominiums and public housing estates. With the rapid increase in population density, a house built with little or no consideration to noise issues can be very expensive and difficult to fix in the long run.

Jordan Chia

Jordan Chia

Musician and Founder of Pixel Apartment

A multi-instrumentalist, producer and audio engineer, involved in many recording projects and performances in recent years, also a regular performing musician, playing keyboards, electric bass and singing in Pixel Apartment and MUON in many festivals.

13

Mar

The Untold Benefits Of Acoustic Applications In Architecture (Part 2)

acoustics applications in architecture

Can you recover in an environment that doesn’t even allow you to sleep properly? How about trying to pay attention in a class where you can barely hear half of what the lecturer is saying? 

Jordan Chia

Jordan Chia

Musician and Founder of Pixel Apartment

A multi-instrumentalist, producer and audio engineer, involved in many recording projects and performances in recent years, also a regular performing musician, playing keyboards, electric bass and singing in Pixel Apartment and MUON in many festivals.