Definition : Noise - Soundproofing

Process for the purpose of avoiding the propagation of noise inside a private unit.

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You have just bought your new condo and for some time now, you have been hearing noise that prevents you from peacefully enjoying your unit, or even prevents you from sleeping completely. You question your neighbors and they face the same problem. But noise can stress, exasperate, tire, and even make you sick. What can be done to remedy this problem and regain tranquility? Here is the procedure to follow that we suggest in order to manage the situation.
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Noise is one of the most common nuisances in co-ownership. Many disputes between co-owners arise from the noise generated by each other. This bone of contention generates several disputes. To be honest, the proper acoustic soundproofing of apartments is one of the main components to watch out for while shopping for a condo. The apartment concerned may be in a building whose construction is planned, newly built or existing for several years. And beware: a simple visit of the premises does not always allow to appreciate, in whole or in part, the noise nuisance resulting from poor sounproofing. The specific sources to these nuisances are multiple and complex. Quite simply, appropriate soundproofing should be on top of your shopping list.
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  I am constantly disturbed by noise in my condo, because its soundproofing is deficient. The co-owners living upstairs aggravate me, because of constant barking and loud music. My next door neighbour has the same problem with her neighbors above, who have recently installed hardwood floors! Question: What are our recourses to remedy this problem?  
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