Sound proofing in Stairwell

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Old 01-28-17, 06:21 PM
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Sound proofing in Stairwell

I have in issue with sound coming up the stairs from the finished basement. I am thinking of putting acoustic tiles up at the bottom of the stairs. Does anyone know if this will help or better ideas?

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Old 01-28-17, 08:51 PM
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Soundproofing is nearly impossible but there are things you can do to mitigate some of the noise. Is there a door on the stairs at all? Carpet on the treads?
 
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Old 01-29-17, 04:11 AM
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Sometimes noise will funnel up a staircase a door at the top or bottom helps the most.
 
 

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