Whether it's clever insulation or muted appliances, reducing noise at home will reap benefits
The acoustic comfort of our homes is integrally linked to our sense of wellbeing within them. It is therefore as important to focus as much on the aural design of a space as the visual; curating a selection of quiet appliances and acoustic improving building products and materials, to orchestrate your perfect domestic soundscape.
Ensure acoustic comfort with Quiet Mark-certified designs and materials
In January this year, Quiet Mark, the international consumer and trade champion certification program associated with the UK Noise Abatement Society charity, surveyed 1,000 American adults for its National Noise Report. It found that more than 3 in 4, (77%) of Americans have changed how they view noise in their environment since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic and a third, 33%, reported that they were more aware of the noise in their lives.
Here's what corporations can do to design quieter and more productive workspaces.
We are thrilled to release Quiet Mark’s 40th podcast episode this week! The Big 40! Such a milestone is worthy of a celebration cake!
The Noise Abatement Society’s ‘Silent Approach' campaign and the pioneering brands whose Quiet Mark certified products help prove it.
Following the sunny Easter weekend in the UK, the papers were filled with ‘Best Fan’ Polls and reviews.
GLAMOUR UK says, “How noisy is it? Generally speaking, if your kettle has a "Quiet Mark" label, it won't bring the house down." We’ll raise a tea cup to that!!
Special offers at Magimix announces Foodism to its hugely enthusiastic and engaged community of foodies. “For a limited time only, receive a free gift when you purchase a Magimix Cook Expert, Food Processor or Blender”
Karen Mangia interviews Poppy Szkiler as part of an interview series called “How Employers and Employees are Reworking Work Together”
This week the kbbreview Podcast is talking about noise with Poppy Szkiler, founder of Quiet Mark.
What you need to know about the boiler upgrading scheme
Why wait to reduce your carbon footprint and your heating bills? Asks the headline in this beautiful double page spread ad for Vaillant UK in The Guardian on 26th March 2022, which also, (we’re delighted to see!), displays their Quiet Mark certification.
This year, the World Sleep Day theme and slogan is “Quality Sleep, Sound Mind, Happy World”. The event encourages us to make better and healthier choices when it comes to sleep.
Natalie Lisbona, BBC News Business reporter, Tel Aviv Includes interviews with our CEO/ CoFounder, Poppy Szkiler and Emily Hardy, marketing manager at Brigade PLC
Quiet Mark address the growing need for quiet in our homes and workspaces
“Materials can have a huge impact on us in the process of their construction, installation and break down as they turn into dust that we breathe. As buildings get deconstructed and materials end up in landfill, we ask what happens if they don’t degrade and the chemicals end up in our water systems and pollute our environment which enters our bodies. Everything is tied together.”
Earlier this month, on March 4th 2021, Sainsbury’s reached a significant stage in its plans to bring Sainsbury’s and Argos closer together with the opening of its 400th Argos store inside a Sainsbury’s supermarket.
Trusted Reviews and Quiet Mark announce strategic product testing collaboration to profile products which reduce noise pollution to provide greater support for consumer health & wellbeing.
To help us get started on our journey to better sleep, the team behind World Sleep Day has created a Tool Kit, which encourages blocking out all distracting noise. With this in mind, we've selected a variety of Quiet Mark certified products that will help you do just that!