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Understanding acoustic panels: a symphony of functionality

How interior designers can benefit from the latest noise control tech

As an experienced architect or interior designer, you’ll appreciate that designing a space requires balancing various factors, including budgets, lighting, flooring, furnishings, colour schemes, and functionality. Yet one often-overlooked aspect of Australian interior design is the impact of sound.

In this guide, we will explore the transformative power of acoustic panels. We’ll look at how they work, and how you can integrate them into your interior design plans to create tranquil environments for your clients.

How do acoustic panels work?

Let’s look at the mechanics of interior acoustics. In an enclosed space, sound waves bounce off hard surfaces such as walls or floors, reverberating and echoing. Acoustic panels, as large pieces of sound-absorbing material, intercept these waves, preventing them from reflecting and causing disruption. This leads to a more peaceful and harmonious environment.

Why acoustic panels matter

Acoustic panels are not simply a design element. They are instrumental in creating spaces with optimal acoustic quality – particularly in environments that require substantial noise reduction, such as offices, classrooms, and libraries.

The benefits of acoustic panels in Australian interior design

1) Creating more welcoming environments

Acoustic panels can turn a noisy, chaotic space into a serene haven. They enhance the customer and visitor experience by creating welcoming environments where clear communication thrives.

2) Increasing productivity

Well-soundproofed interiors are linked to heightened productivity. Acoustic panels work to mitigate the impact of workplace noise, fostering an atmosphere that’s more conducive to focused work.

3) Enhancing privacy

Acoustic panels can boost privacy by reducing echoes that might carry sensitive conversations. This makes them ideal for offices, conference rooms, meeting rooms, and anywhere confidentiality is paramount.

 4) Offering safety and clarity

Acoustic panels contribute to safety in workshops and noisy environments by reducing sound levels. This helps to ensure clear communication, and makes emergency preparedness more effective.

Exploring acoustic panel designs for your Australian projects

Calando Panels

In acoustic solutions, Calando Panels stand out as the perfect fusion of simplicity and sophistication. Crafted from 100% polyester, these panels offer a versatile soundscape to any space, effortlessly absorbing sound on walls or ceilings.

While their monochrome palette of white or black offers an elegant choice, Calando Panels go a step further. Customise your panels with any Calando Rise fabric to seamlessly harmonise noise control with your corporate colour scheme.

Custom Calando Acoustic Panels

The ultimate complement to your creativity. Custom Calando Acoustic Panels allow you to add your chosen images or colour schemes, creating a blend of artistic expression and sound absorption. Ideal for spaces like restaurants, coffee shops, and cultural centres, these panels add vibrancy to any environment.

Calando Timber Panels

Calando Timber Panels reducing sound reverberation while bringing sophistication to spaces like auditoriums, churches, and offices. The panels are also environmentally friendly, being made from recycled bottles.

Elevate your Australian designs with acoustic brilliance

In the intricate world of interior design, every detail matters. Acoustic panels are crucial in creating the harmonious spaces that complete your masterpiece.

Explore our range and transform your spaces with the elegance of acoustic brilliance.

To find out more, call the Avenue team on 1300 827 177.