How An Acoustic Consultant Can Help with Design

What Is Acoustic Design and Why Do I Need It? Put simply, getting an Acoustic Consultant to help with design is the process of evaluating your project for potential

What You Should Know Before Converting Office Buildings

What You Should Know Before Converting Office Buildings

Since 2013, office to residential conversions have been covered by permitted development rights, meaning that converting office buildings to residential dwellings without seeking planning permission. Instead, applicants are required only

Jonathan Howell and Customer discussing plans onsite for Noise requirements

Meeting Planning Requirements for Noise in Different Regions

You probably already know that you need to factor noise insulation into your project, particularly if it is located close to a busy road, railway or in an industrial

Jonathan Howell and Customer discussing noise relating to NPSE and NPPF

What You Should Know About Noise and Planning NPSE and NPPF

A summary of NPSE and NPPF Please see the following summary of NPSE and NPPF, which provide guidance for planning in relation to noise. Typically the guidance provided within these

Acoustic Consultant conductiong a BS8233 noise assessment

What to know about a Noise Assessment for planning: BS 8233:2014

During the planning process for new residential properties, it is common to have a planning condition from the Local Planning Authority, to ensure the internal noise levels meet the

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