Sound Absorption

Fellert vs. USG | Acoustical Plaster

Fellert vs. USG | Acoustical Plaster

A comparison of Fellert Acoustical Plaster and USG Ensemble, Monolithic Acoustical Ceiling System.

Exterior Metal Ceilings

The best metal ceiling system for exterior architectural applications. Butt-joint panels, individually accessible, rated to withstand winds up to 140 mpg and be perforated for acoustics.

Comparison of Acoustical Plaster Manufacturers

A comparison of four the North America's biggest acoustical plaster suppliers. This guide covers acoustical data, fire rating, materials, VOC and mold testing, compression strength and density, and light reflectance (LRV). Compare manufacturers by the numbers.

Newmat Stretch Ceilings | FAQ

Newmat Stretch Ceilings | FAQ

Newmat has provided the architectural, design, acoustical, and lighting communities with the most creative and technically advanced ceiling system on the market. Invented over three decades ago in Sweden as a remedy for damaged plaster ceilings, PVC stretch ceilings became an ideal solution for this particular situation.Read more here and learn about Newmat ceiling products.

Best Ceiling for Impact Resistance, Accessibility, and Sound Absorption

True impact resistance is not only relevant to the face of the material, but the suspension system as well. Learn why "Impact Resistant Ceiling Tiles" only fight half the battle, and how the IRPS system is designed to protect against anything that's thrown at it.

Acoustical Plaster in Construction

Learn more about how seamless acoustical plaster is used in commercial and residential construction to reduce reverberation time and increase sound absorption. This article discusses mounting types, noise reduction coefficients, typical applications, and common finishes.