Soundproofing Walls against Unwanted Noise
When soundproofing walls, to reduce sound it is ideal to apply the soundproofing materials on the noise-producing side of the wall, if possible. In a re-model, if your neighbor is the noisy one, you may have to treat your side.
Commercial steel stud walls can easily be upgraded, as between a salon and spin class in a strip mall. Standard drywall and insulation is used to contain costs when soundproofing walls this way.
SPC Solution 3 and Solution 2 for Soundproofing Walls have significantly better low frequency (bass) isolation. This makes them advantageous if music or sound systems are involved. Let’s take a closer look at each of these solutions for soundproofing walls.