Author Topic: Drummer needs help  (Read 2860 times)

Jim Stevens

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Drummer needs help
« on: September 16, 2005, 03:59:39 AM »
I need help please.I would like to reduce as much noise as possible or even soundproof the room that I practice my drums at home in.The room is in the basement of a 4 level backsplit,with 2 of the walls being foundation walls(1 goes under the garage)the other 2 walls are regular drywalled walls.I would like to keep all the drywall intact and was wondering if there was anything I hang or put on the walls to do this?Such as eggshell acoustical foam,without building double walls  or floating walls as the room is not very large and I would like to not annoy neighbors and family anymore while practising.

thanks . Jim

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Re: Drummer needs help
« Reply #1 on: July 24, 2008, 04:48:23 PM »
Since you want to keep the existing drywall then you should use Green Glue and second layer of drywall.
http://www.soundproofing.org/ggpages.htm
Then if you want to work on the acoustics in the room you can use pyramids and bass traps.
http://www.soundproofing.org/sales/flameresistant.htm
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