A survey conducted by Mori has shown that nearly half of the UK’s population feels their life suffers due to noise when they are at home. This figure has risen 35% since 2006 and 2% of people surveyed say they had moved house to escape noisy neighbours.
Noise Action Week (18 – 22nd May 2009) is co-ordinated by Environmental Protection UK, the environmental protection charity supported by pollution control professionals. They have been working for a cleaner, quieter, healthier world since 1898. For more info on Noise Action Week please go to www.noiseactionweek.org.uk
Noise mediation is the preferred method of reducing unwanted neighbourhood noise but this does not always work or in some cases the complainant would rather soundproof their property.
Sound Service (Oxford) Ltd has been...