I'm trying to sound and light-proof my basement, what material should I use to muffle noise?

Answer Cork is the tried and true sound-reducer. Just use about 1/2 a foot of that around the top and walls of the room. And for extensive use, remember to install basic plumbing in the basement! Good ... Read More »

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When i pull on my ear lobes it makes a cracking sound (like cracking your knuckles sound)?

You have an ear infection. you should go to the doctor though because it might be more serious.

How to Muffle a Fan?

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Why do ears muffle after a concert?

Loud music from concerts or portable players can cause hearing loss. While the sensitive cells in the ear may recover after an isolated occurrence, too many such episodes can lead to permanent hear... Read More »

Are gun silencers illegal?

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