Plants suggestions for 'Soundproofing'!!

jezzaduMay 10, 2006

Hi,

Can anyone recommend any plants for a part sun/part shade spot that would be good at absorbing the sound from my next door neighbor's drum kit? I realize it will not actually "soundproof" my yard, but I thought that there could be a type of "dense" plant or tree that might help a bit. Anything to even muffle the sound!

Thanks in advance for any suggestions :-)

Jez.

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calistoga_al

Plants make a good visual screen not effective as a sound barrier. For sound a dense material is needed like concrete. Al

    Bookmark   May 10, 2006 at 8:15PM
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jenniferhelen

Plants will not help in soundproofing. Nor will concrete actually. Try QuietRock soundproofing drywall. ItÂs a reasonable and effective option for soundproofing!

    Bookmark   June 16, 2010 at 7:54AM
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