You have made some basic acoustic treatment to your home studio, and now you realised:
So that is why my RECORDINGS and MIXES sounded so crappy?
Well, that is the wonder of acoustic.
So to get the best POSSIBLE sound out of our bedroom, we have to do our best in terms of acoustic treatment. On the market there are a lot of brands that offer many types of acoustic foams at different price level. At first sight all acoustic foam look similar…BUT….
There is a reason why the price is set differently. They may LOOK similar, but they don’t PERFORM similar. So let’s have a look now on the list of reliable brands, deals and offers you can find on the market and that you will need to get the best treatment for your home recording studio.
Basically there are 2 companies, that stand a step ahead of the competition, when it comes to quality/money ratio: Auralex and Primacoustic. Anyhow, there are also some other brands that we should mention here.
This studio acoustic foam will never crumble or harden and will remain soft and in ideal sound acoustical conditions for many years.
Pack of 12. For use in vocal booths, control rooms and studios.
Functions as a full frequency bandwidth absorber for any size room when used in conjunction with corner bass absorbers and male/female broadband absorbers
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This ATS WEDGE FOAM ACOUSTIC PANELS can be matched with ATS Acoustic Foam Corner Bass Traps.
Relatively cheap and reliable solution.
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These wedge foam bass traps can be the most cost effective solution for basic sound control and are a reliable acoustic sound absorber. Installs easily using Tape Taps or spray adhesive and are designed to match ATS Wedge Foam Acoustic Panels.
Easy, affordable option for low frequency control.
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This is great solution for spot treating sound studios, home listening rooms, vocal booths and more. Studiofoam wedgies are also a great solution for small echo problem and, when spread apart, yield beneficial sound diffusion off their exposed edges.
Great solution at a low cost from a reliable and popular brand Auralex.
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Loudspeakers are usually the most critical components, that you are using to verify the quality of your music production. No matter how good your mixer, mics, preamps, cables, and other pieces of gear that you’ve invested in, you’re not truly hearing what your recordings sound like until you isolate your monitors from their environment.
Auralex Monitor Isolation Pads provide sonic isolation between your monitors and whatever your monitors are resting on, INSTANTLY improving the accuracy of your entire monitoring system.
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It’s important not to let the room affect your mic’s signal. This is the cost effective solution to reduce unwanted audio reflections, especially when tracking vocals. The RF-X features a 4-layer acoustic filter and a lightweight clamp assembly that’s quick to install to almost any mic stand.
Very easy install on almost just about any mic stand.
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For all of you, who want to take their home studio to another level.
Auralex Diffusor will evenly scatters high frequencies to enhance ambience of a room.
Easy to install. Alleviates flutter echo and slap back.
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All in One Packages
All in One are the ideal solution for everyone, who don’t want to bother with “guessing” and rather would buy complete package for the whole room. Usually with buying whole package you save money and headaches 🙂
Popular and very affordable solution. Usually it would fit for any normal sized home studio.
Easy to install, your sound will improve immediately.
Complete acoustic control kit, various sizes.
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Mid-range package for your room.
Everything you need to get your studio sound right.
Also, you can choose from various sized-packages. London 12 is for mid-sized studio.
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