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Underlayments and Sound Defintions

Underlayments and Sound Definitions (IIC – STC – Delta IIC)

Probably one of the commonly known purposes for using a flooring underlayment beneath certain types of flooring is “acoustic benefit”. In other words, dampening unwanted noise from traveling to other rooms, especially multifamily housing where living quarters are built upon each other. While there’s no reliable, recognized scientific test for measuring sound deadening within the…

SoundChoice Underlayment

SoundChoice Underlayment

Sold by: BuildDirectSKU:10074922 SoundChoice Underlayment With Moisture Barrier – 100 sq ft Roll – Discontinued QuietWalk underlayment offers the same benefits that SoundChoice underlayment provides which you can view the product by clicking on the following link: SoundChoice is our premium 100 sq. ft. Underlayment choice allowing firm support for multiple types of flooring with…

Looking for Floor Soundproofing Underlay and Understanding IIC & STC Sound Testing?

The floor covering industry considers the sound insulation very important in living areas such as multi-family or single-family dwellings. When evaluating flooring underlayment, sound deadening and acoustical ratings are one of the things homeowners or HOA considers. It all begins with how sound is generated and the medium it transfers through. The main test done…

Luxwalk: A Sound Suppressing Underlayment

Luxwalk: A Sound Suppressing Underlayment

MP Global Products’ LuxWalk is a new underlayment engineered specifically for under floating or glue-down luxury vinyl flooring (LVF). LuxWalk not only helps to smooth subfloor imperfections, but retards movement of LVF, the company said. With its sound-suppressing qualities, LuxWalk can be used in commercial and multi-family projects. Original Article: Floor Covering Installer – July…

Insulayment Underlayment Absorbs Sound and Impact

Underlayment Cushions Floor And Absorbs Impact Sound

MP Global Products’ Insulayment is an underlayment engineered specifically for installation under glue-down or nail-down hardwood and engineered wood floors. Hardwoods are more than holding their own in today’s flooring market, with homeowners selecting the classic flooring choice for kitchens and bedrooms, as well as living rooms and dining rooms. Whatever the finish-and with today’s…