Sound Advice: Ten Things to Know About Acoustical Testing
Brian Stahnke and Dr. Douglas Winker, ETS-Lindgren
How well do you know your windows? If you have never tested them at an acoustical testing laboratory, you probably don’t know them as well as you should. The information gained from acoustical testing is an essential part of architectural specifying and manufacturing and can have an impact on your clients’ satisfaction, contracts, and bottom line. Testing shows the acoustical performance of your window and easily identifies leaks and underperformance that can lead to unhappy customers and possibly legal actions. So what do you need to know to get your money’s worth out of acoustical testing? Read the article for ten tips to ensure a successful acoustical test experience.