Sound Minds Acoustic Blog

Geriatric ERs are on the Rise,
Here's Why that's a Good Thing

Geriatric emergency departments are growing in demand with hospitals and patients experiencing the benefits. In an innovative twist, UC San Diego Health used SoundPly to address two of their greatest needs.

Addressing Covid-19:

A New Fear Of The Open Office

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, much has changed. To help your firm consider how these changes will impact office design, we've compiled a list of questions to guide your next steps.

Addressing Covid-19:

A New Fear Of The Open Office

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, much has changed. To help your firm consider how these changes will impact office design, we've compiled a list of questions to guide your next steps.

Next Level Design:

Shaping the Sound of the
World's Largest Starbucks

How did designer Jill Enomoto coax customers past the first floor coffee bar? With creative, uplifting design at its best.

Next Level Design:

Shaping the Sound of the
World's Largest Starbucks

How did designer Jill Enomoto coax customers past the first floor coffee bar? With creative, uplifting design at its best.

Better Emergency Care:

How Acoustic Art is
Helping Seniors

SoundPly Acoustic Art Panels create a supportive environment for seniors in the emergency department of UC San Diego Health, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020.

Better Emergency Care:

How Acoustic Art is
Helping Seniors

SoundPly Acoustic Art Panels create a supportive environment for seniors in the emergency department of UC San Diego Health, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020.

Enhance the Ambiance:

5 Discreet Ways to Improve
Restaurant Acoustics

When your restaurant's reputation takes a hit because it's too loud to enjoy a meal, you'll wish you had known about these 5 versatile acoustic solutions.

Enhance the Ambiance:

5 Discreet Ways to Improve
Restaurant Acoustics

When your restaurant's reputation takes a hit because it's too loud to enjoy a meal, you'll wish you had known about these 5 versatile acoustic solutions.

Silencing the Critics:

How the New MoMA Wins

The MoMA is home to many of the world's great masterpieces, but it was their poor acoustics making headlines. Here’s how they silenced the noise and the critics.

Silencing the Critics:

How the New MoMA Wins

The MoMA is home to many of the world's great masterpieces, but it was their poor acoustics making headlines. Here’s how they silenced the noise and the critics.

Whisper Quiet:

How One NICU is
Helping Preemies Thrive

Here's how one SoundPly product is helping the smallest babies have the greatest chance at a healthy future.

Whisper Quiet:

How One NICU is
Helping Preemies Thrive

Here's how one SoundPly product is helping the smallest babies have the greatest chance at a healthy future.

Learn how poorly designed architectural acoustics can have an impact on your guest experiences. Guest post written by Steve Titus for Aercoustics, reposted with his permission.

Don't Let Noise Eat Into Your Restaurant Business

Learn how poorly designed architectural acoustics can have an impact on your guest experiences. Guest post written by Steve Titus for Aercoustics, reposted with his permission.

5 Reasons Why

You Should Consult an Acoustician

To quiet the noise and simplify, include an acoustic consultant on your team. Here are five reasons you'll be glad you did.

5 Reasons Why

You Should Consult an Acoustician

To quiet the noise and simplify, include an acoustic consultant on your team. Here are five reasons you'll be glad you did.

Saxophone + Oil Bunker =

A saxophone and an abandoned oil depot come together to create an acoustic world record.

Saxophone + Oil Bunker =

The World's Longest, Saxiest Echo

A saxophone and an abandoned oil depot come together to create an acoustic world record.

Trombone + Scooter =

Trombooter

Need a good mid-day laugh? Check out this video for a hilarious surprise.

Trombone + Scooter =

Trombooter

Need a good mid-day laugh? Check out this video for a hilarious surprise.

Anechoic Chamber
vs. Reverberation Room

Anechoic and Reverberant Chambers lend themselves to unique noises. Click here to hear the acoustic difference.

Sound Smackdown:

Anechoic Chamber
vs. Reverberation Room

Anechoic and Reverberant Chambers lend themselves to unique noises. Click here to hear the acoustic difference.

Saxophone + Oil Bunker =

The World's Longest, Saxiest Echo

A saxophone and an abandoned oil depot come together to create an acoustic world record.

Saxophone + Oil Bunker =

The World's Longest, Saxiest Echo

A saxophone and an abandoned oil depot come together to create an acoustic world record.

Trombone + Scooter =

Trombooter

Need a good mid-day laugh? Check out this video for a hilarious surprise.

Trombone + Scooter =

Trombooter

Need a good mid-day laugh? Check out this video for a hilarious surprise.