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Roof Insulation

soundproofing

One of the biggest nightmares for many homeowners is noisy neighbours and traffic noise. We are inundated with calls for help in this department. Soundproofing homes and offices with effective insulation will improve the situation substantially.

Types Of Soundproofing Problems

  • Airborne Noise typically from traffic building work loud music or people communicating loudly.
  • Impact noise is the difficult one to treat. However, depending on the type of noise, we can eliminate the bulk if not all of the impact noise.

Soundproofing Between Floors

Fitting insulation with a good NRC Noise Reduction Coefficient is essential. The padding is fitted between the floorboards and must be fitted with no air gaps.

Importantly no part of the ceiling below can make contact with the beams of the floor. For this reason, the ceiling below must be separated from the floor beams.

The reason for this is that impact sound like walking on the floor above will travel through the wooden beams, to the ceiling below like a doctors stethoscope.

Soundproofing Between Walls

Drywall partitioning is used with acoustic insulation to reduce noise flow

A wooden floor

Everything you need to know about Underfloor Insulation

Imagine warm winter mornings that are not forcing you to tip-toe across the freezing bathroom and kitchen tiles. Or, imagine a home with an interior style that is not interrupted by all those ugly-looking radiators. Well, you can have that by investing in underfloor insulation. This is an option that will warm up your entire …

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