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I would like to reduce the noise transmission between the

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I would like to reduce the noise transmission between the apartments in a townhouse style duplex built in 1946?
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Phil replied 7 months ago.

Hello, there are several brands of heavy sound damping sheet rock, some double thick with thick rubber adhesive behind them that will help deaden the sound.

Beyond that it is very important that any electrical outlets on the wall be removed and new sound damping material applied around them.

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