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31 soundproofing apartment Ideabooks
My Houzz: Raw Meets Refined in an Open Brooklyn Loft
Exposed brick and rustic elements mix thoughtfully with global art and textiles in a former warehouse
"y.com/soundproofing-solutions/soundproofing-walls/ nice and simple. Forget minimalism... so the sound-proofing between apartments is mostly good. The part that isn't so s... for an apartment like that in New York City! I love every little nook of this apartment... help with soundproofing or are they just standard pleated shades? Blinds: those aren't... in my apartment that my walls are quite thick (they are all concrete instead of standard..."
Houzz Tour: A Manhattan Studio Opens to Flexibility
A dilapidated prewar studio becomes an efficient, adaptable living space filled with sunshine in space-hungry New York City
"loft-like apartment that's 650 square feet but feels spacious, has generous light and... micro apartment. It's a compact space that has a loft-like feel, one that requires... Garneau. The apartment and everything in it are extensions of the values behind the design:... and the apartment owners. Great investment!!! (Curious if before pics available?... small apartment, and would love the flexibility of having a wee dance/mingle space..."
Quiet, Please! How to Cut Noise Pollution at Home
Leaf blowers, trucks or noisy neighbors driving you berserk? These sound-reduction strategies can help you hush things up
"in the apartment(s) below (the parents bought two apartments down there and broke... environments - apart from that woman I had to listen to in one study-time apartment. She had... spaces are "sound-proof" other than specially designed acoustical spaces. This ideabook... noise. Soundproofing isn't an answer in summer when you want to have the windows open... would fall apart. We replaced windows and put up tall bushes. We'd go out of town when..."
11 Reasons to Love Wall-to-Wall Carpeting Again
"s for soundproofing besides lots of rugs? As an 'older lady' who sometimes has mobility... 10K in soundproofing . Mike Holmes has some good you tube videos on sound proofing... you can sound-proof between floors. We will do that for the basement where we will... comments re soundproofing, guys! Very reassuring. I will make sure the builder knows my... landlords and apartment management won't allow pets, especially cats. I am with you. I..."
Upgrade Your House With New Interior Doors
New project for a new year: Enhance your home's architecture with new interior doors you'll love to live with every day
"lived in apartments a good chunk of my life, to me flat panel doors say "apartment"... doors soundproof? My builder found a great deal on the exact style I was looking... he can 'soundproof' them. Is this possible and will it add a better feel to the door... he can "soundproof" a hollow-core door? They have runner things running through the... aftermarket soundproofing kits available consisting of special acoustical perimeter gasketing..."
Watch an Innovative Bookcase Convert Before Your Eyes
Judge the problem-solving ability of these rotating shelves for yourself, but we think it’s an open-and-shut case
"also soundproof is non existent. Besides, it is such a waste of space as you can't... small apartment, I would think clothes etc could go in them in the bedroom. I can't... studio apartment, I'm well aware of the precious commodities that are storage and... studio apartment. So noise is not the issue since she is not sleeping, she is most... urban apartment for so long. Great idea! I am trying to imagine how I can make this..."
9 Big Space-Saving Ideas for Tiny Bathrooms
Look to these layouts and features to fit everything you need in the bath without feeling crammed in
"insulation and soundproofing in the wall due to the space for the pocket door. I once had... in an apartment in Paris for a week that had a wet room. It really was rather tricky... almost 28” apart; not a good space for me. As for the length, 48” to 58” is a bit more... Our own apartment in Switzerland held an original "Closomat" toilet, the ancestor of... their own apartments (Rome, Berlin, Lake Cuomo, Lago Maggiore, Venice). Granted, this..."
Discover the Ins and Outs of Pocket Doors
Get both sides of the pocket door story to figure out if it's the right space separator for your house
"condo apartment I am changing the two pocket doors of the kitchen, which sits between... not very soundproof, and somewhat noisy opening and closing. Not very noisy, but certainly... in my apartment re-do between the living area and the bathroom which has glass in... insulated so soundproofing doesn't matter. A swinging door could create problems so I'm..."
What's That Sound? 9 Home Noises and How to Fix Them
Bumps and thumps might be driving you crazy, but they also might mean big trouble. We give you the lowdown and which pro to call for help
"mat, or soundproofing the wall behind the fridge. Any ideas? I have 2 nightstands that... take it apart and reassemble it, adding glue along the way. Be sure to immediately... spread apart the louvers on the vent to gain entry. Once they were gone we stapled... converted to 2 apartments. The upstairs had an enclosed paneled porch, which was my bedroom... story apartment building. And the landlord is somewhat cheap. I doubt they would..."
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10 Elements of a Dream Master Bath
A heavenly bathroom could be just a few features away. Would any of these be must-haves for your renovation?
What to Ask Before Choosing a Hardwood Floor
We give you the details on cost, installation, wood varieties and more to help you pick the right hardwood flooring
Time Travel to Houzzers' Childhood Homes, Part 3
"poorly soundproofed floors (Hamburg, my hometown had been vastly destroyed and building... bedroom apartment, which was commonplace in those days. My parents were first to live... into the apartment and I have been taking care of Mom. However, I don't know how much... in the apartment on the second floor right, since the left side was bombed out. When... third-floor apartment on the newly finished side," says Houzz user ruthmand. "The building..."
Cool Your House (and Costs) With the Right Insulation
Insulation offers one of the best paybacks on your investment in your house. Here are some types to discuss with your contractor
"insulate and soundproof; they mainly used that on exterior walls and roof. I still don't... to my apartment's kitchen and bathroom. The building was built in 1939, and there... neighbors' apartments. With that said, what sorts of insulation might work best in my... where soundproofing is required. All insulation will add some level of sound reduction..."
Guest Picks: Combine a Home Office and Guest Room in Style
Get twice the function with furniture and accessories that create a workspace by day and a spot for guests at night