The use of white noise as soothing sounds is a common way calm babies and infants. The sounds help the baby to calm down and the result is often that the baby stops crying and goes to sleep. It is a lot of machines on the market that produces soothing sounds. The drawbacks with these machines are that they are often expensive and it's often lacks of options for controlling time intervals. The advantage of these machines is that they work... However, many parents choose to produce their own soothing sounds. Normal ways to produce white noise is to use a vacuum cleaner, hair dryer or running water. Before you burn your vacuum cleaner's motor: download and try our free white noise mp3's.
Note that all the white noise files are in mp3-format. Due to bandwidth issues the files are short so you might want to repeat them to gain the wanted soothing effect.
If you want to make an audio CD of these white noise files and don't know how to do it, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll guide you for free. For faster response please provide us with the name of your CD burning software.
NB! You should be aware that all of the sound files are unique. Even if it 3 files with water from water tap as source they'll produce 3 different white noises. If one of the files does not calm your baby then maybe another will.
Note: The soothing sounds on this page are the same as the sounds on the soothing sounds for colic page.