Category Archives: Applications

An examination of the practical applications of acoustic treatments. GIK Acoustics is the #1 choice in acoustic treatment solutions for recording studios, listening rooms, home theatres, restaurants, churches, and live auditoriums.

How to treat windows using acoustic treatments

Ben Mesick Alpha 2da series and studio bass traps

Windows & Room Acoustics: Problems & Strategies What do I do about my windows? I know windows are horrible for room acoustics. This is one of the most common questions we get. It’s an important question, since a window is a static part of the room and can’t be relocated like a piece of furniture. […]

How to Hang Acoustic Panels

Eric Johnson GIK Acoustics Acoustic Panels with Bass and Dogs

We supply heavy-duty sawtooth bars for 2″ Spot Panels (all sizes), Alpha Series panels (all sizes), Impression Series panels (all sizes), Scopus Tuned Membrane Bass Traps, Evolution PolyFusors, Gotham N23 5″ Quadratic Diffusors, and DecoShapes Hexagon panels (all sizes). Simply attach the sawtooth hanger TO THE FRAME – not in the center of the panel […]

Restaurant Acoustics

High End restaurant using GIK Acoustics Acoustic Panels to reduce noise in Restaurant and blends into the walls

We’ve all been in a restaurant where you have to shout to be heard. Not only is excess noise annoying to guests, but it has a negative effect on a restaurant’s bottom line. In noisy environments servers and bartenders are 3 times more likely to make order errors leading to waste and a negative customer […]

Listening Room Acoustics

Home theater acoustic treatments with GIK 244 Bass Traps

Audiophiles and 2-Channel Listening Room Acoustics Walk into a demo room in a specialist hi-fi shop and it’s generally obvious the dealer has gone to great lengths to get things just right. Hi-fi dealers understand better than most the critical importance of room acoustics but it’s a topic that seldom comes up, even among the […]

How-To Acoustics: Guide to Reduce Noise or Soundproof an Office

Office workplace acoustics with acoustic panels and acoustic art panel on walls

Basics of Acoustics and Soundproofing in an Office and Examples It is no secret that a superior workplace takes acoustic performance into account and can increase productivity by reducing distractions, increasing privacy, and improving comfort for employees and clients. If you are looking into soundproofing an office or for reducing noise within the office or […]