Metal baffle ceilings can create ambiance in one location. Aluminium baffle ceilings are ideal for maintaining concrete ceilings that have a unique design or need to enhance acoustic sounds. A baffle is an instrument or structure that dampens the soundborne intensity. Baffle is a French word that means to scare. Metal sound baffles are therefore designed to reduce noise intensity by reducing it.
Metal ceiling baffles are made up of holes in the ceiling that allow for passage of metal strips. These metal strips are used to divide the room into baffles. These strips can be fixed or moved to allow for changes in artwork or furniture. The strips reduce noise in each area of the room.
Commercial and residential areas can use baffle ceilings. Baffle ceilings are very popular in recording studios because they reduce noise and permit musicians to hear their instruments. Baffled ceilings can also be used in churches to create quieter worship spaces for those with hearing impairments or who want to hear the preacher clearly.
You can buy baffle metal ceilings prefabricated or as a ready-to-assemble kit. You can find prefabricated baffle ceilings in standard sizes to fit most rooms. They are usually supplied with instructions for assembly.