Soundproof a wall: Best (Level 3)

Double Stud wood stud wall with Green Glue on both sides


The Double Stud Wall with Green Glue is our highest performing wall assembly. Currently, most acoustical labs have a hard time plotting double wall performance accurately, as the wall often exceeds the flanking limits of the lab.

A drawback of this solution is space efficiency. With it, you are basically building two walls, which requires a significant amount of space.

Double Stud Wall Assembly

Double Stud framing is the most effective way to decouple a wall. Best at Low Frequency isolation, the Double Stud wall also offers a structural wall to hang very heavy elements such as cabinets, equipment, speakers, etc.

 

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Additional Resources

  • Acoustical Reference Only. We do not suggest installing Staggered stud walls due to the shared top and bottom plate. This causes problems in the acoustic…

  • Add Green Glue and drywall is a very efficient process. Adding Green Glue is the most common soundproofing solution for retrofitting walls assemblies, due to…

  • The most dramatic improvement from this technique comes from the introduction of competent decoupling via the use of Soundproofing Clips and Drywall Furring Channel.

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We have the lab reports, materials, diagrams, SIMS (Soundproofing Installation Manuals) and experience and you need.

 

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