> Ask a Question > Fix It Forum > don't forget the ceiling
Login | Register

don't forget the ceiling

Posted by bc on May 26th, 2000 03:33 PM
In reply to Soundproofing by Susan Simon on May 25th, 2000 05:07 PM [Go to top of thread]

Don't forget to insulate the ceiling. I've seen people go to a lot of trouble to separate rooms and then use a drop ceiling with the open area sharing the space above the rooms.

Also rooms sharing vents and returns will allow sound to travel through them a long ways. The duct and return system acts like a resonator. Use a door sweep under any doors and weather strip around the doors if you are really paranoid about someone hearing your clients' deepest, darkest sex secrets.

Was this post helpful? Yes: or No:

Topic History:

About  | FAQ  | Contact  | Sitemap  | Privacy Policy  | Terms of Use  | Help

© 2017 Renovate Your World LLC