*double paned glass makes no difference

*it's not about the money; it's about changing the noise

*noise shakes windows and dishes

*very hard to get used to

*disrupts family life

*cannot open windows in summer

*something happened 2015-2016

*I miss fresh air, listening to birds, etc.

*pillow over head and earplugs do not block the jet noise

*have spent tens of thousands on insulated glass and doors to no avail

*house bought in 2014 was blessedly quiet

*takeoff noise all day long

*no change in level of noise pollution

*feels like I'm on the plane "rolling out"

* plays audiobooks and music to drown out jet noise

* believes planes are powering engines harder
after the 2014-2015 airport runway project

*both children need sound machines to sleep

*when grandparents visit, they complain about airport noise

*cannot use outdoor area

*worse certain times of the year

*when we assessed house before buying it, were convinced the airport noise wasn't a problem; sickened to move in and find out it is

*complained repeatedly to airport about noise to no avail

*Runway 1 is the problem

* Hearing ability, blood pressure, sleep deprivation causing medical issues. Many studies on aircraft noise bear this out.

* smells jet fuel

* noise increased about 2015

* not about the money; about the quality of life

* noise interrupts sleep

* hears rumbling

* noise surrounds whole house

* What is THAT?

* heard incredible rumbling in church ceilings

* This is a problem

* Feels helpless

* frustrated that complains to SFO get nowhere

*hears noise in yard, gym, school

*noise wakes her

*continues to have migraines and headaches

*insulation didn't help

*needs iPad with music to fall asleep; ear painful in morning

*SFO not doing enough to help the community

*spoke at SFO roundtable meeting to no avail

* SFO has no backblast wall containments or other structures

*before he bought his house, he listening in a nearby parked car
several times; heard no noise; shocked to hear the noise
  after he moved in

*feels like SFO "unfixed" something in 2016

*never felt vibrations, irritation, sound, noise, rumble before

*When family comes to stay, they ask
"What was that in the middle of the night?"

*noise is so loud that conversation stops when walking

*awakened by noise 2 AM

*windows rattle now

*house vibrates now

*it's a lovely environment that gets blasted

*back blast disrupts quality of life

* windows, water heater rattles

*interrupts business calls

*gets anxious when family comes to visit

* grandchildren cry

*at dinner table, conversation stops

*gave up complaining to SFO

*no more enjoyment of home and property

*situation is ridiculous and it's getting worse

* during past 4 years, noise level has gone up dramatically

* daily lives affected, intrusive rumblings, windows vibrate

* worst in the night

* difficult to sleep

* observed that airport metal barriers have been replaced
with something lower, not curved, not substantial

*all complaints to SFO have been ignored

*hopes CCSF will no longer be the neighborhood bully

* causing some personal health risks especially with late night rev-ups

*when I looked at SFO's sound recordings at my home, not much there. But the noise was eye-popping when I was present during the recording.

*after a 2019 SFO runway takeoff issue,
all planes are ordered to take off on full power

*commercial pilot concerned about family's health, sleep

*sat in his car and listened before bought his home...

*wife wears earplugs

*his 2-year-old child has trouble sleeping at night

*husband wears earplugs

*must close windows

*son wears noise-canceling headphones

*put in double pane windows in 2000 but still hear roar at all hours

*has tried to keep a record but noise causes her to lose concentration

*distracting, agitating

*roars heard over the stove ventilation

*sometimes noise is every 2-3 minutes

*frustration mounts

*trying to block out the noise doesn't work

*beautiful days, weather, BBQ, garden - it's soo loud

* it's apocalyptic

*houseguests from Spain noticed the noise; 

*dinner party with neighbors - noise topic brought up

*bought home 20 years ago; bucolic; then back blast started a few years ago; particularly bothersome in summer

* grandchild couldn't sleep due to noise

*brother-in-law couldn't sleep due to noise

* sounds like a drag racer is preparing to go

*windows rattle

*two scientists work with teleconferences at home but must stop if airport noise interrupts it

*How can you defend anything that's ruining our lives?
I'm deaf in one ear.

*Neighbors wear headphones when walk their dogs.

*spent less and less time in back yard

* Children from visiting Europeans cry at night, thinking it's an earthquake

* SFO ignored her complaints.

*Is concerned she must admit all this if fills out full disclosure
when she sells her house

*House shakes at least two nights a week

* Home has been remodeled; is structurally sound,
and yet must close all windows on weekends

* much house shaking in last few years

* the shaking now triggers his security alerts in his driveway

* spent $100,000 from 2016 to 2018 to reduce the rattle; thought he was the only one hearing it, but all neighbors agreed.

* one loud sound makes him stop what he's doing; waits for it to stop; windows shake; glasses in cupboard tinkle

*visitors comment on it

*low frequency bothers him

*noise has become very different over last 3 or so years; must close windows, house shakes, has to stop till it passes

* really bad, hurtful, harmful

* gets dismissive replies from SFO when complains

* the peace and quiet of the new home was a key feature in buying it for the 2 doctors who need calm; now noise takes a personal toll on the family; noise wakes up children in the early morning; didn't help to upgrade to double pane; home is no longer a sanctuary

* noise rattles bedroom door frames; windows closed at night; it's like living next to a constant neighbor with OCD who carpet-vacuums his car each night; things started to change about 2016

* things changed; noise cuts through earplugs; new windows and doors didn't stop the noise; plates, glasses rattle and move on tabletops.

*constant roars and vibrations on take off; can't open windows in summer; built outdoor area at home in early 2018; Mom and old friends come down for lunch; one lady comment on the jets throughout the day

* this is my first time in court in a lifetime and I don't take it lightly

* like there's a Harley in my back yard

* my main issue is to get to sleep and stay asleep; last couple of years has gotten extremely worse; "There's a jet engine at the corner of Balboa and ______", he reports. Sometimes shakes the rebuilt garage; levels of noise run from screeching to consistent; comparable to war sounds; 

* has lived in 5 Hillsborough/Burlingame locales until bought home with airport view; noticed increase in noise with glass rattling; in 2015 had back yard party for daughter; had to keep turning up outdoor speakers; can't leave windows open at night; rumbling noise; absolutely
becoming a nuisance; changing the way he feels about his house

* previous house near El Camino in Millbrae was too noisy so moved in the hills to this quiet home; was sooo quiet; now noise is getting out of hand; all night; wakes her up 5 AM; rarely goes outside to back yard; windows and doors shut tight; 

* moved from East Coast February 2018 to SM Park; not prepared for the noise that began April 2018; irregular, stops/starts/intensity changes; difficult to ignore; very hot in the house in summer with all openings closed; can't eat lunch outdoors; son Harvard medical school who says noise is too distracting for him to study on visits home; has made up to 30 reports a day to SFO; when she remarked to SFO about a calm weekend, someone said Runway 1R was closed for repair that weekend; noise is grating; runway noise dictates her sleeping hours

*Rattling, unsettling; works from home; so distracting, it's hard to work with numbers; asked son to stop talking and wait till sound subsided;
get awakened by runway noise; 

*lives 3 miles from end of 1L and1R. Lots of time in home and garden; now needs to go in house when roar is too much; feels like she's on a plane going down 1L and 1R. Used to be blast fences at the end of 1L and 1R but not now; she sees no noise abatement structures there now.

* Had double paned windows installed; overhead craft not a problem; a few years ago, began to hear runway noise several times a minute; noise has profound effect. Has tried Rx to sleep. too drowsy. Mood alteration, health issue. 

* loves Hillsborough, had been in downtown SF; noticed significant airport noise 11 PM - 1 AM; morning-evening- difficult to sleep for whole family; tried sfo online complaint form but gave up; no captcha visible;
SFO website not working

*has lived around here her whole life; familiar with different runway noises; may 2018 had to move guests back into house due to backblast noise; loves to garden while listening to Giants on radio but backblast drowns out the radio now; calling the Noise Abatement Office aggravated her more than not calling them

* feels increasingly helpless to noise; added sound-reducing insulation, double-layer sheetrock. Hears the war and rumbles. The more she complains, the. more aggravated she gets.

* furnace and hot water heater rattle. Works at home. Phone calls interrupted; grandchildren cry.

* bought home 2010. Now notices the rumbling, vibrating

* has small children they put to bed 7 PM; makes room dark and quiet with shades down; sound machine; mom then tries to sleep on couch but hears backblast clearly; has fancy sound machine to drown out noise; doesn't get quality sleep; 

*Noise bothers wife; shutter, French doors, windows shake, disappointed, no peace and quiet at night; 

* on cold winter night, by warm fire and glass of wine, a whoosh of runway noise made a barrage down the fireplace. 

* When daughter said she'd like to get married one day in our garden, I knew that couldn't happen while we're wrestling with the airport and the CCSF. Her ceremony could very well get drowned out by jet back blasts.

*Denied fresh ventilation 

* Felt like an Air Force Base moved in overnight

*Can feel vibration in bed at night