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Ways Of Dealing With A Noisy Neighbor

It is possible to move into a house in a different place only to realize that your new neighbor is used to creating some noises at night by playing loud music or hitting other objects which will certainly keep you awake for long hours as you struggle to ignore them and focus on getting comfortable so that you can sleep. This can be a problem if you are supposed to sleep early so that you can get to work early in the morning or when your kids are also supposed to wake up early, prepare themselves and then go to school when it is early because your desire to sleep early will be interrupted by that neighbor. When you have such a neighbor, it is important that you avoid any confrontations with him because it might just make the situation to worsen because he might now start to make louder noises just to piss you off intentionally. Many ways can be applied when you are in such a situation to ensure that the noises made by your neighbor reduce so that you do not get uncomfortable in your house and fail to perform your daily activities as required. One thing you can do is to seriously look at the circumstances surrounding the source of the perceived noise because you might just be overreacting when the situation is not even that hard for you to cope with and it is good if you just let slip and try to live with the noise.

When the noise proves to be a bit too high for you to stand it, you can also get some earphones that you can use to block the excess sounds and voices from the room of your neighbor so that you become comfortable and fall asleep. Another method that can be used to control the loud sound coming from another tenant’s house next to yours is by ensuring that you bang on your side of the wall heavily just to make him aware on the other side that the noise is actually too much for you to handle and he will reduce it if he is considerate enough. The third tip is to come up with a good compromise whereby you look at each other’s schedule of activities during the day or at night and agree on the time when it will be better to put on loud music or when you can play your musical instruments so that the neighbor does not disturb you when you are supposed to be sleeping. Lastly, if the neighbor does not want to listen to your suggestions and reduce the noises, you can call the police and explain to them the situation so that he can be warned to stop being stubborn.