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Soundproofing Forum Topics => Soundproofing your Condo, Townhouse or Bed & Breakfast => Topic started by: Isherman on January 10, 2006, 07:07:47 PM

Title: man soundproofing an existing wall
Post by: Isherman on January 10, 2006, 07:07:47 PM
I own a condo and i can hear my neigbors thru the wall. It is sheetrock and is 13'-4"L X 8'-0"H any suggestions.

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Title: Re: man soundproofing an existing wall
Post by: agtrojan on September 01, 2006, 04:03:04 PM
If you're dealing primarily with airborne sound then adding 2 layers of MLV with self-adhesive will block a significant amount of that noise.  Add a sheet of drywall to finish your wall.  If you want more reduction then add Green Glue with a second sheet of drywall

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MLV:

http://www.soundproofing.org/brochures/mass_loaded_vinyl.htm

Green Glue

http://www.greenglue.org/ggsoundproofing.html