All posts tagged "soundproofing"
The World Leader in Stone Wool Solutions
As my brother and I endeavored to bring this early 20th-century Craftsman-style bungalow back to its historic charm, we remained mindful to include sustainable products, that while invisible to the eye, are essential to the high-quality feel...
- Posted May 6, 2018
Soundproofing, April Gardening
In this hour, The Carey Brothers talk soundproofing with Dave Smith from Roxul, and discuss April Gardening and vinyl fencing from our Palms Spring Home Show remote.
- Posted April 2, 2016
Soundproofing Walls and Floors
And the almighty developers said there would be condos, and apartments and duplexes of every kind providing badly needed homes for the masses. But the developers were remiss in their prophecy for they forgot to require the...
- Posted October 8, 2015
ROXUL Stone Wool Insulation
Stone wool, also known as mineral wool, was discovered on the islands of Hawaii in the early 1900’s where it occurred naturally as a by-product of volcanic activity. ROXUL now makes stone wool insulation from natural basalt...
- Posted February 6, 2015
Weather-Stripping Stops Cold and Sound
In 1948 Chuck Yeager flew faster than the speed of sound. Think that sounds like a good way to avoid noise that’s seeping in and keeping you awake. You don’t have to go to such lengths, however....
- Posted April 29, 2014
Soundproofing Made Simple
Many years ago, we were hired to do a construction job for a couple of gentlemen who wanted their offices at the penthouse level of their seven-story commercial building. But, the space was immediately adjacent to a...
- Posted January 26, 2014