Soundproofing Solutions for Walls, Windows and Curtains

Basement Ceiling Soundproofing Options

How do you soundproof a basement ceiling

Basements ordinarily are extra rooms beneath the ground floor of our homes where we stack our unused stuff inside boxes. Since it’s basically underground it would be considered ideal for either a storage or a wine cellar. It would also make a good hiding spot for the kids and a good spot for a haunted … Read more

Best Door for Soundproofing, Accessories Worth Buying

Best door for soundproofing

In homes, sound can be a problem when it becomes unpleasant. If it’s not your next-door neighbours playing their stereo with the volume at its highest, then it’s your kids playing upstairs causing a whole of sound. At this point, it isn’t sound anymore, it’s noise and having some peace and quiet becomes your daily … Read more

Soundproofing an Existing Ceiling

Best Insulation for Soundproofing Ceiling

What will you do when your roof is someone’s floor and that someone happens to be unaware that what they consider to be music is just noise? It’s either his TV is too loud or his footsteps are like that of a giant. Such noise can make you go crazy especially when you are trying … Read more

Soundproofing between Existing Floors without Removing Ceiling

Best Options For Soundproofing Your Second-Story Wall And Floor

No matter the kind of house you live in, noise can be very burdensome. Though most houses usually have better sound insulation while others could be very uncomfortable, especially when you live in a second-story apartment. Soundproofing your second storey walls and floors is the best option to avoid having issues with your neighbours. Despite … Read more

Is Laminate Flooring Noisy?

Is Laminate Flooring Noisy?

Laminate flooring is commonly used in sitting rooms, bedrooms, kitchens, and most areas of homes. It is a synthetic type of flooring, that consists of four layers: the wear or outer layer, the image, inner, and back layer. The outer layer is the protective layer. It is transparent and is often referred to as the … Read more

Best Carpet Underlay for Soundproofing EE

Best Carpet Underlay for Soundproofing

Covering your floors with carpets has its benefits. They insulate the floors, they reduce the wear the floors would have had to bear, and they have a relatively smooth feel. When carpet underlays are used in conjunction with carpets, these properties are heightened. The carpets become warmer and smoother, but that’s not all. Some carpet … Read more

Is Vinyl Floor Better than Laminate Floor?

Is the vinyl floor quieter than the laminate floor?

Before we delve into which is quieter, we must understand the vinyl floor and laminate floors individually. It’s components, pros and cons can be our deciding factor for which among the two is quieter. If you are interested in a durable yet beautiful floor with a traditional outlook, then, either the vinyl or laminate floor … Read more

Best Wall Soundproofing Material

Do you live in a noisy neighbourhood? Your next-door neighbours making a racket? Or, you need your walls soundproofed for your music? All these scenarios, require some serious soundproofing. Below we can examine the best wall soundproofing materials you can use to soundproof your walls and reduce the impact of noise. Acoustic Soundproofing Sealants Soundproofing … Read more

Best Sound Insulation Between Floors

Best Materials To Soundproof between Floors.

Is it possible to install insulation between floors? Yes, it is. Noise can be transmitted through floorings, and from neighbouring homes. These noises can be airborne or transmitted through solids (like floorings, walls, ceilings, e.t.c.). Soundproofing between floors can help reduce these noises. Best Materials To Soundproof between Floors There are different types of materials … Read more

Cost Effective Ways To Soundproof Concrete Floor

Cost Effective Ways To Soundproof Concrete Floor

Concrete floors may be airborne noise-resistant but it definitely doesn’t stop impact noise. Airborne noise has to do with sounds being transmitted through air, such as sounds from Tv and radio sets and the sounds of people talking. The properties of concrete floors (water, cement, aggregate which could be either sand, gravel or both) give … Read more