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How best to quiet room


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05-06-04, 02:45 AM   #1  
How best to quiet room

We just rented some space from a colleague. The room we are renting is a little loud in the sense that you can hear other clients walking and talking outside in the hall and in the room next to ours.

The room has no load bearing walls so I was wondering if there was a way that I could insulate the walls without having to tear off the paneling?

Is there any type of spray insulation that I could use that would fill the spaces in the wall and make it quitter between rooms? I realize it can never be perfectly quiet but if I can drop the noise down some it would help.

Also would adding insulation above the drop ceiling help dampen some of the noise?

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05-06-04, 10:00 AM   #2  
You can blow that cellulose insulation in the walls there . Home depot has it and the blower to use. It will help some

Also would adding insulation above the drop ceiling help dampen some of the noise?
It will help some also get the kind with no paper on it. just lay it on the drop ceiling.


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