Soundproofing a floor

Soundproofing Floors against Unwanted Noise

Soundproofing floors is not a one-size-fits-all proposition, as every type of floor has its own unique soundproofing need, and therefore there are several possible solutions to consider. You may want carpet, hardwood, ceramic, or vinyl, and this might be new floor construction or a remodel. We have the flooring solution that you need to stop unwanted noise. As Tony Orlando and Dawn said, “Knock three times on the ceiling if you want me -Twice on the pipe if the answer is no.”  Select from  the options below for Soundproofing Floors…

How sound travels through a floor.

H.U.D. Compares Common Floor Solutions

Soundproofing Floors: SPC Recommended Floor Solutions

SPC Floor Solution 3

If you are serious about a floor that performs at the highest level, then install two layers of plywood with Green Glue in between and 3/8" Serena™ Underlay to create a floated floor system. In a real life situation this floor system performs better than any poured Gypsum Floor at a fraction of the cost. SPC Solution 3

SPC Floor Solution 2

You would be surprised by the acoustical difference it makes gluing Serena Underlayment between two layers of plywood. Although this is not truly a decoupled floor system in is the next best thing. Use Serena Adhesive 5 gallon pails and a 1/8" square trowel to achieve 400 square feet coverage. SPC Solution 2

SPC Floor Solution 1

Adding Serena Underlay to your floor assembly will increase your floors performance by 21-23 DB. This performance gain outperforms other underlayments due to our tested proprietary three rubber blend formula. Easy to install. Pallet ready for quick delivery. SPC Solution 1