Residential Acoustic and Noise Assessment
At H&H Acoustic Technologies we are able to offer acoustic and noise assessments and assistance in all stages of residential developments and redevelopments – from initial planing applications, through design stages and to final testing for completion to ensure compliance with all relevant noise and vibration standards.
We can offer services for all project sizes; from single dwellings to multiple phase developments and using computer modelling systems we are able to consider very complex environments ensuring assessments are accurate and robust.
All assessments are performed by experienced acoustic consultants and are completed to all relevant standards.
If you cannot find the service you are looking for or do not see the relevant standard listed please contact us as we may still be able to help you.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 (0)1536 270450 to be put in contact with our senior acoustic consultant who will answer any queries you have.
- BS8233: 2014 – Guidance on sound insulation and noise reduction for buildings
- Approved Document E (2003 edition – incorporating 2004 & 2010 amendments)
- BREEAM – HEA 05
- Code for sustainable homes – HEA 02
Pre-Completion Sound Insulation Testing
Approved Document E of the Building Regulations requires that demonstration to Building Control through Pre-Completion Sound Insulation Testing of a sample of party walls and party floors be made.
It is a requirements that these tests be completed by a registered and accredited organisation.
We can provide a fully comprehensive service to developers, builders and architects for both new build and material change of use (conversion) projects. This can include the provision of specialist design advice, sound insulation testing, BREEAM or Code for Sustainable Homes assessments and in the event that the performance fails to satisfy the Building Regulations – remedial design recommendations.
Residential Design Advice
H & H Acoustic Technologies’ Consultants are qualified to provide detailed design advice, remedial design advice and testing/commissioning for developers, builders and architects for both new build and material change of use (conversion) projects of any size.
Design advice can be given for all relevant standards including Building Regulations – Approved Document E, BS 8233 – Sound insulation and noise reduction for buildings, BREEAM and the Code for Sustainable Homes.