Old School soundproofing still accepts that batt protection is a decent soundproofing specialist. There are some great sound batt protections out there, for example, Roxul AFB and Reinforced rationale’s fortified cotton protection and they function admirably for both soundproofing and warm security, but no batt protection is sufficiently able to remain solitary as the sole soundproofing material in a wall roof or floor gathering.
On the off chance that you can manage the cost of a decent batt protection I generally empower it, however on the off chance that you are soundproofing as roof and are not exactly worried about the warm parts of the roof then I feel adding drywall pieces slice to fit flawlessly into the joist holes and screwed to the sub floor above would be significantly more powerful than any batt protection. Presently to super charge this application I suggest that before you screw the bits of drywall to the sub floor you apply Green Paste sound hosing compound to the rear of the drywall pieces preceding screwing them to the lower part of the sub floor.
Green Paste is a visco flexible damping compound that is overwhelming the soundproofing business. It comes in caulk tubes and is applied utilizing an enormous quart size caulk firearm. Essentially you would slice the bits of drywall to fit snuggly between the joist depressions. You would the generously apply the Green Paste to the rear of the cut drywall and afterward screw it to the lower part of the sub floor. The Green Paste will be sandwiched between the drywall and the lower part Melamine Foam of the sub floor. The more tight you screw the drywall down, the better the soundproofing will be. Fundamentally, the bits of drywall wearing the Green Paste in their rears with become a best strong hosing framework that will hose the effect commotion from above well before it can be communicated into the joists and at last into the roof underneath. Presently, is all the more better for this situation? Totally, assuming that you can twofold or triple the Green Stuck layer of drywall you will for sure build the ability to hose of the drywall and the sub floor and add incredibly to the soundproofing try.
Whenever you have introduced your layers of Green Stuck drywall pieces into the joist depressions, this present time would be a decent opportunity to introduce your sound or warm batt protection.
Presently for our completed drywall roof, I suggest that we spend the cash for 2 layers of 5/8″ drywall. You will sink your most memorable layer of drywall straightforwardly to the roof joists. Presently your subsequent layer will be introduced straight over top of the main layer in any case, you got it, I suggest that you apply 3 containers of Green Paste to every 4′ X 8′ sheet of drywall that you set up. Whenever you have wrapped up with the twofold drywall utilizing the Green Paste, you ought to quickly recognize an absence of irritating clamor coming from individuals above. You have soundproofed your roof and your neighbors don’t for even a moment understand that there was an issue there. How magnificent is that? Peruse more about Green Paste and soundproofing walls, roofs and floors in ensuing articles, for the time being this is Dr. Bob…. Out!