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Sound-proofing Your Ceiling

Q) I'm having issues in my condo with my noisy neighbour upstairs. I've heard of a method of soundproofing walls and ceilings that uses Donna Conna. Where can I find acoustical information on Donna Conna? Also, what is the rating for insulation for impact noise for 1/2 inch Donna Conna board?
Soundproofing and House Wrap

Q. My question is whether to apply a house wrap to protect the house (the exterior wall sheathing) over the winter until the time in spring when the builder can apply stucco, that is will it benefit us now and in the future. The house is being built now and electrical wiring and some plumbing have just been installed.
Soundproofing a Common Wall in Your Townhouse or Condo

Q: Recently we moved into a townhouse where one of the common walls is connecting the master bedrooms, we had no idea the walls were not sound proof enough to keep the snoring out and this has become a real problem. I must say I never thought newer buildings would be so poorly insulated on the common walls with all the products on the market today. What would be the best method of soundproofing this wall, any advice you have would be greatly appreciated, and I hope you can help us?
Noise - How Can We Soundproof the Floor?

We are renovating our bedroom, while we are doing this we would like to add some soundproofing to the floor, (we cannot even watch television in our room without complaints from downstairs), the staff at End of the Roll suggested that we ask you for suggestions on the best way to achieve some soundproofing as it is not an option for us to do any changes from the lower floor.
Soundproofing ABS Plumbing Pipes

What is the best way to soundproof ABS plumbing pipes?
Floor Soundproofing Detail

Install R-20 batt insulation flush with bottom of joist ( see 2)Install sound board, donna conna or homasote sound board (see 3)Install acoustical channel by nailing through item...
Can I add soundproofing qualities with my new hardwood floor?

Question from: DwayneDear Shell,I am remodeling and am putting a floating hardwood floor down on the main floor of the home. I have a suite in the basement and I want...
Soundproofing

Question from: DaveVancouver, BCDear Shell,We just purchased a duplex that is approximately 7 years old. It has been well built by most accounts including the inspection service...
Silent Solutions for Noisy Neighbours

People downsizing to a condo or apartment need to be prepared for noisy neighbors.
Soundproofing and Insulating Ceilings

I have a question regarding insulation for a basement ceiling. The house is new, there is a silent floor system installed and it is now time to drywall the basement. As I plan to have two B&B units down there I'd like to create as soundproof an environment as possible. What do you suggest I use for insulation in the ceiling?
The Latest in Noise Control Solutions for the Home

The emerging popularity for today's homebuyers is soundproofing in the home, whether it's relief from noisy neighbors or creating the ultimate home theatre room there are more options than ever in the area of noise control available to homeowners.
AskShell.com Podcast - Episode 3

AskShell.com Podcast is a new version of the Home Discovery Radio Show Shell used to do every weekend across Western Canada. In the AskShell.com Podcast, Shell answers YOUR emails, has interviews with guests in the Home Improvement industry and features hard to find, but use-able products.
(Video) Soundproofing

What is the proper method to sound proof over a gyproc wall to reduce noise from the neighbours TV?
Sounds of Water Running Through Pipes Behind Walls

Q.We recently purchased a home that is about 15-years -old and we can hear water running through the pipes inside the walls every time somebody drains water in the upstairs bathrooms. Is it too late to insulate these pipes?
Upgrade Your Insulation

Upgrading your home's insulation is one of the easiest ways to reduce your energy bill while keeping your family warm this winter. Insulation and ventilation work together to make your home comfortable.
AskShell.com Podcast - Episode 17

AskShell.com Podcast is a new version of the Home Discovery Radio Show Shell used to do every weekend across Western Canada. In the AskShell.com Podcast, Shell answers YOUR emails, has interviews with guests in the Home Improvement industry and features hard to find, but use-able products.
Preparing Now For Those Cooler Months

EIGHTH IN A SERIES Last week I covered how to properly finish your basement, now we move on to insulating your home.Upgrading your homes insulation is one of the easiest ways to...
(Video) Basement Finishing

The proper way to insulate and finish inside concrete walls is in the following manner:
Renovating an Unfinished Basement

Renovating an unfinished basement is a wise investment that will not only create more functional living space for your family, but will also help save on heating bills through insulating walls and floors and ceiling.