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Bristol - Commercial Sound Insulation Design Advice - 0117 212 0189
The office that covers this area is: Cardiff
In Bristol, E2 Consultants can deliver Sound Insulation Testing for new or refurbished dwellings in compliance with Part E of the Building Regulation.
As part of our service in Bristol we can also offer advice on the additional requirements of Approved Document Part E including the control of reverberation in common areas and the performance of internal walls and floors.
We actively encourage clients to seek our services at the earliest opportunity as it is possible that the noise mitigation measures required in some instances, could dictate significant changes to external and internal layouts. Therefore our early involvement could remove the need for costly revisions.
Our consultants at Bristol can guide you through the process to ensure the best possible chance of achieving sound test passes.
E2 Consultants are specialists in the provision of high quality and practical acoustic consultancy to both the public and private sectors; typically working with residential and commercial developers, architects, planning consultants, industry, local planning authorities and environmental services.
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The following table outlines the sets of tests that are required for new and converted properties.
|Property Types||Test Requirements|
Dwelling-houses Including bungalows
Normally, one set of tests should comprise of two individual Sound Insulation Tests (SITs)(two airborne tests):1. Living room (wall) And 2.Bedroom (wall)
Flats with separating floor but not walls
Normally, one set of tests should comprise of four individual SITs (2 x airborn, 2 x impact): 1. Living room (Airborn), 2.Living room (Impact), 3. Bedroom (airborn) and 4. Bedroom (Impact)
Flats with separating floor and walls
Normally, one set of tests should comprise of six individual SITs (4 x airborne, 2 x impact): 1. living room/living room (floor, airborne), 2. living room/living room (floor, impact), 3. bedroom/bedroom (floor, airborne), 4. bedroom/bedroom (floor, impact), 5. living room/living room (wall, airborne) and 6. bedroom/bedroom (wall, airborne)
Rooms for Residential Purposes
To conduct a set of tests, the sound insulation between the main rooms should be measured according to the principals set out above for new buildings and material change of use, but adapting them to suit the circumstances.
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Our other services include:
Thermal, Commercial Air Testing, SBEM Calculations (BER/TER), Fire Risk Assessment, Room Integrity Testing, Commercial EPCs, DSM / Thermal Modelling, Environmental Noise, Sustainability Statements, Acoustic Testing, Part E / BB93, BREEAM Credit Reports, Asbestos Surveys, Display Energy Certificates, Workplace Noise,
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Commercial Part E Testing, Commercial Sound Testing Part E, Part E Testing, Sound Testing Part E, Commercial Part E Sound Testing, Part E Sound Testing, Part E, Part E Sound Insulation Testing, Commercial Part E Sound Insulation Testing, Commercial Part E, Sound Insulation Design Advice,
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