Railroad Noise Abatement

Railroad traffic has noise characteristics that create special abatement problems. Safety horns and whistles are loud and designed to be heard; further, they must be sounded at specific locations. Trains can be long and can maintain a noise level for ten to twenty minutes. Because trains move twenty-four hours a day, night noise events are possible. The tracks are well established and cannot be easily moved.

All of these factors reduce abatement standards to the use of barriers, possibly with landscaping, and traffic management.

Homeowners Guide To Landscaping

Homeowners Guide To Landscaping

How would you like to save a ton of money and increase the value of your home by as much as thirty percent! If your homes landscape is designed properly it will be a source of enjoyment for your entire family, it will enhance your community and add to the resale value of your property. Landscape design involves much more than placing trees, shrubs and other plants on the property. It is an art which deals with conscious arrangement or organization of outdoor space for human satisfaction and enjoyment.

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