Home Cinema Installations and Great Transmission Through Doors

The reference level found in a soundtrack is 105db and 115db for the LFE channel. Most people would find these levels quite high, but not hard listen to, in a correctly designed home cinema room.

A problem occurs though, when we face the challenge of keeping the noise inside the cinema room. In home installation, quite often we find bedrooms and other living areas to be right next on the home cinema residence. Special room construction techniques allow us to build a sufficient noise barrier, in order to reduce any sound transmission to the adjacent rooms.

However, doors continually been the weakest point, in such an attempt. The mass, damping and stiffness of the Home Cinema Installation Hertfordshire cinema door will determine its resistance towards the passage of any sound waves. A door’s ability to relieve noise is written by its Sound transmission Class. This means, the higher within the Class the better the efficiency.

One more problem arises though; Sound waves can travel through any opening with very little pain. And to top it off, a tiny hole in a barrier would transmit almost as much sound being a much larger leak. This acoustic property of sound could be a problem in a small cinema installation, where high quality construction is required. That is where acoustical gaskets come into engage. A home cinema door, in an effort to be effective, the seals around the head, jamb and sill must be complete and air-tight.

In other words, exact same of the acoustical gasket in a real estate cinema installation, would figure out how close specific sound performance of the door, will come to the published standard. A hi-end home cinema design should take all the info into consideration, to ensure a hi-end acoustical result.