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Larson Builders
(319) 338-4390
33 Hickory Heights
Iowa City, IA
 
Midwest Poly-Solutions
(319) 356-6500
1143 Briar Dr
Iowa City, IA
 
R D Services Lc Home Repair
(319) 358-1018
2971 Buchmeyer Bnd Ne
Iowa City, IA
 
Niebuhr Construction Inc
(319) 338-3033
415 5th Av
Iowa City, IA
 
JM Construction Inc
(319) 331-0407
836 Normandy Dr
Iowa City, IA
 
Martin Construction
(319) 248-0561
1824 G St
Iowa City, IA
 
Lammers Construction Service Inc
(319) 354-5905
35 Imperial Ct
Iowa City, IA
 
Dudley Brothers
(319) 337-6868
3576 Dolphin Dr SE
Iowa City, IA
 
Roffman John Construction
(319) 351-3141
2450 S Riverside Dr
Iowa City, IA
 
Sueppel's Siding And Remodeling
(319) 337-2246
2007 Glendale Rd
Iowa City, IA
 

Home Remodeling Tip: Music Rooms

Creating a Music Room

home remodeling articles and tips

topic: music rooms
by Allison B.

Keep the Sound Out

If you or your children are musically inclined, you may have wondered about a dedicated room for those pursuits. What's involved in creating a music room? How easy is it to soundproof a room?

As home theaters have grown popular, some people are realizing that it is easy to build a room around a particular interest. When it comes to musical rooms, the key is to understand how the environment should be crafted to accommodate creativity, acoustics – and those who prefer a little quiet!

Adding a Music Room

The answer is in the music room design and the types of materials. The room could be added in a basement, for example, where the concrete foundation walls can help reduce sound transmission. The music room also can be created in the center of the space so that surrounding walls add another layer of protection.

If the room has interior walls, they should be insulated. This is not common practice for a typical room, but can be a necessity for a musical room.

Music Room Design

The type of building materials also can impact noise transmission. Carpeting tends to capture noise and muffle it, while wood or tile floors can cause the noise to bounce around.

Decorative accents, such as drapes and furniture also can have an impact on sound transmission. Heavy fabrics, whether they are used for drapes or chairs, can help sound proof a...

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