Posts from January, 2014

  • 13 Jan
    by Eric Pollard
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    Building An Isolation Platform or Basic Floating Floor, Part 2

    The New Style of Isolation Platform With the addition of the GenieMat FF Modular to our product line, we now have a new way to build a proper isolation platform or floating floor. The picture below shows a platform built to isolate a washer and dryer. The base of this platform is three consecutive layers […]

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  • 5 Jan
    by Eric Pollard
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    Taking Care of Footfall Isolation Efficiently

    Decoupling the ceiling below is typically the best way to deal with footfall transfer between two floors and even for isolating airborne transfer. Damping alone with products like Green Glue Compound or QuietRock will not do the trick. They just won’t. Instead you need to insulate the joist space with basic fiberglass insulation, put up […]

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