09 8500 - Sound Transmission Control Materials

(Impact and STC-rated Materials)


Acoustical Surfaces

Acoustical Surfaces
ASI is a company with 25 years of experience and over 400 specialty soundproofing, noise control, vibration control and acoustical products. We have knowledgeable acoustics and soundproofing professionals ready to explain our cost effective solutions. With hundreds of products in stock, easy to use, fast shipment, best price guarantee, green and fire safe.


Acoustics First

Acoustics First Corporation
Acoustics First Corporation manufactures and distributes acoustical products to control sound and eliminate noise in commercial, residential, government, institutional and industrial applications worldwide. Products include diffusers, sound absorbers, noise barriers, vibration isolation products and accessories. Acoustics First Corporation holds several patents and brand names include Art Diffusor®, Cutting Wedge®, Sound Channels®, and BlockAid®Barrier.


Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge Fiberboard
Use SOUNDSTOP® to maximize sound deadening power from: Neighbor to neighbor - shared walls and corridors. Room to room - noise-generating media rooms, workshops, laundries, and children's bedrooms and playrooms; offices and conference rooms. Outside in: dogs barking, traffic and industrial noises, trains and airplanes. 1-hour fire rated in a load bearing wall system when installed behind drywall.


UnderGard

Custom Building Products
Custom® Building Products is revolutionizing the tile industry with EasyMat™, the most technologically advanced, lightweight mat underlayment. EasyMat is highly versatile, and can be used for setting tile or stone directly over any acceptable subfloor. Dimensionally stable, EasyMat creates an exceptionally strong, bonded crack prevention system and delivers credible impact sound reduction.


QT Sound Insulation

ECORE
QT Sound Insulation is a patented line of high-quality sound control underlayments, manufactured in the USA by Ecore, a company that transforms reclaimed waste into unique performance surfacing. QT is made from 92 percent recycled rubber. QT is ideal for multi-family housing, high rises, single family homes and office buildings.


Emseal

Emseal Joint Systems, Ltd.  Specs  CAD
QuietJoint is a Sound, draft, heat, cold, and dust blocking acoustic partition closure and joint filler for interior, non-moving joints and gaps. It is a non-mechanical, high-STC (Sound Transmission Class), non-invasively anchored closure that quickly and easily mates partitions to windows, mullions, or stud walls. QuietJoint blocks sound transmission between rooms.


Global Specialty Products

Global Specialty Products
Surfacing Solution - Call our noise control help line, 800-964-4631. Stop Noise. We can solve your noise problem with cost effective noise control barrier, acoustic decoupler, wood flooring & carpet underlayment, composite or quilted panels. Numerous other soundproofing products to solve you specific noise problem cost effectively.


Golterman and Sabo

G&S Acoustics  Specs
G&S Acoustics is a leading manufacturer of acoustical, tackable and sound diffusing wall and ceiling products distributed worldwide. Experienced in working with custom design creations, G&S Acoustics's extensive product line creates attractive and economical sound control systems for commercial, government, industrial and institutional applications.


Hacker Industries

Hacker Industries  CAD  BIM
Hacker Industries, Inc. offers a full line of FIRM-FILL® Sound Control Mats (SCM). SCM are durable, lightweight sound control mats that are engineered to limit impact sound transmission between units when used in conjunction with FIRM-FILL® Brand Gypsum Underlayments. FIRM-FILL® SCM can improve IIC ratings 15-25 points and carry a Class-A fire rating under ASTM E84.


Homasote

Homasote Company  Specs  BIM
440 SoundBarrier® from Homasote Company controls sound transmission (both STC and IIC) in floors, walls and ceilings. Listed in UL's L500 floor series, one-hour UL wall assemblies, UL V448, and ICC-ES Report ESR-1374. The 1/2", 4'x8' panels, with 98 percent post-consumer content, control sound in millions of square feet and contribute to a sustainable future.


Isostore

IsoStore
The QuietBox is used to isolate IC rated recessed lighting for nearly every brand and style of housing. The concept of the QuietBox is to restore this lost mass created by the recessed light housing by fitting the entire housing within the QuietBox and sealing the QuietBox to the back of the finish layer of drywall.


Keene Building Products

Keene Building Products
Keene Building Products manufacturers 3-dimensional noise control products for multi-family apartments and condominiums to stop impact and airborne noise. Quiet Qurl® products are available with traditional moisture control (MC) fabric, MT (Muffling technology enhancement) and RF (reinforced fiberglass). These range in thickness from 0.125 inch-0.75 inch with underlayments such as gypsum concrete and lightweight concrete.


Kinetics Noice Control

Kinetics Noise Control  Specs  CAD  BIM
The Noise Control Construction Group understands that product solutions need to work within your design. A variety of products are offered for use inside walls, ceilings, and floors.  Our online STC/IIC library allows you to start with a basic wood frame or concrete assembly, then compare how different composites can augment noise control performance. These solutions include isolating cast-in-place slabs (typically 4" thick) from the structural deck.


Laticrete

LATICRETE International, Inc.  CAD
LATICRETE offers high performance sound control products providing maximum IIC ratings. Independently tested and backed by a complete system warranty, LATICRETE products are comprised of post-consumer recycled content and will contribute to LEED certification. Ideal for ceramic, porcelain or stone tile, LATICRETE will reduce impact sound transmission and protect the tile finish from cracking.


Bonar

Low & Bonar  Specs
Enkasonic® is a 0.4" (10mm) thick composite sound control matting creating a void in the floor's construction that breaks sound transmission between the ceiling-floor assembly. Recommended for commercial and residential multi-story buildings, sound-rated floors requiring an impact insulation or sound transmission class rating of not less than 50. Easy to handle - lightweight and pliable with proven long-term durability.


Maxxon

Maxxon Corporation  Specs  CAD
Acousti-Mat® Sound Control Systems put an end to noise complaints - even with ceramic and wood floors. Acousti-Mat's entangled filaments create a void area between the subfloor and Maxxon® underlayments. Acousti-Mat® LPR, Acousti-Mat® II, Enkasonic®, and Acousti-Mat® 3 are made with 40% pre-consumer recycled content. Acousti-Mat LP is the thinnest, fastest way to quiet floors.


MP Global

MP Global Products
QuietWalk laminate floor underlayment smoothes out little sub floor imperfections while quieting impact sound and floor to ceiling noise. Not only does it dampen ambient sound in the room it's installed in, but it also inhibits sound from traveling into the room below. Made of 94% recycled content. QuietWalk also has an exclusive Moisture Management System to protect laminate and wood flooring.


Mull It Over

Mull-It-Over Products  CAD  BIM
Mull-It-Over Products sound barrier mullion trim caps minimize sound transfer between rooms in buildings with glass facades. The mullion trim cap increases the STC rating of the mullion from STC 28 to STC 62 and has a 1 hour fire rated option. Mull-It-Over Products has solved the partition wall to curtain wall transition detail.


NAC Products

NAC Products
NAC Sound Abatement Membranes (SAM), Super SAM 125 and SAM 3 90 are high quality, sheet applied, sound deadening membranes that have been lab tested. All NAC sound control systems exceed ANSI standards A118.10 for waterproofing, A118.12 for crack isolation and A118.13 for sound control.


Noble

Noble Co.  Specs  CAD
Noble Company produces NobleSeal® SIS, a patented sheet membrane that reduces floor-to-floor impact noise. SIS is only 3/64" thick so it minimizes the need to alter door/cabinet heights. SIS also provides waterproofing and crack isolation – perfect for kitchens, baths. Specify under tile or hardwood floors over common substrates (even radiant heat systems and gypsum underlayment).


PAC International

PAC International  Specs  CAD
RSIC Noise Control Products by PAC International provide low cost, high performance noise control solutions. This complete noise control system achieves superior STC's and IIC's in ceilings and walls. Made in the USA with recycled materials, over 150 UL fire resistive assemblies and innovative design make RSIC products ideal for new or retro fit construction.


Sealtite

Schul International
Sealtite Airstop provides sound control characteristics; dustproof, airtight, and sound-blocking.  Works under constant internal pressure providing a permanent seal for use as an air infiltration barrier in stationary or moving joints, allowing for a greater degree of joint movement.  Supplied with silicone on one, two, or three sides.  Designed for STC class acoustical requirements.


US Rubber

U.S. Rubber Recycling
Effective sound isolation between floors, both residential and commercial, is an absolute necessity these days and US Rubber's QuietSound acoustical underlayment provides an economical, effective and high-performance solution to sound prevention and today's building code requirements. Use under wood, ceramic, LVT or any finish layer and achieve your 50 IIC rating with confidence.


Illbruck

Willseal
Willseal's expansive product line includes proven watertight, dust-proof, airtight, UV stable, chemically resistant, sound-proof, and insulated primary/secondary seals in open cell foams impregnated with hydrophobic, acrylic polymer sealing compounds and closed cell foams; products also available that have successfully been tested to numerous UL/ULC 2079 listings with movement percentages of ± 25% and ± 50%.


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See also:
03 5400 - Cementitious Floor Underlayment
07 8440 - Mineral Fiber Insulation
07 9200 - Joint Sealants
09 6005 - Flooring Specialties - for flooring underlayment materials
09 8200 - Sound Absorption Materials (NRC rated)



Acoustical Surfaces

Acoustical Surfaces
ASI is a company with 25 years of experience and over 400 specialty soundproofing, noise control, vibration control and acoustical products. We have knowledgeable acoustics and soundproofing professionals ready to explain our cost effective solutions. With hundreds of products in stock, easy to use, fast shipment, best price guarantee, green and fire safe.


Acoustics First

Acoustics First Corporation
Acoustics First Corporation manufactures and distributes acoustical products to control sound and eliminate noise in commercial, residential, government, institutional and industrial applications worldwide. Products include diffusers, sound absorbers, noise barriers, vibration isolation products and accessories. Acoustics First Corporation holds several patents and brand names include Art Diffusor®, Cutting Wedge®, Sound Channels®, and BlockAid®Barrier.



Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge Fiberboard
Use SOUNDSTOP® to maximize sound deadening power from: Neighbor to neighbor - shared walls and corridors. Room to room - noise-generating media rooms, workshops, laundries, and children's bedrooms and playrooms; offices and conference rooms. Outside in: dogs barking, traffic and industrial noises, trains and airplanes. 1-hour fire rated in a load bearing wall system when installed behind drywall.


UnderGard

Custom Building Products
Custom® Building Products is revolutionizing the tile industry with EasyMat™, the most technologically advanced, lightweight mat underlayment. EasyMat is highly versatile, and can be used for setting tile or stone directly over any acceptable subfloor. Dimensionally stable, EasyMat creates an exceptionally strong, bonded crack prevention system and delivers credible impact sound reduction.



QT Sound Insulation

ECORE
QT Sound Insulation is a patented line of high-quality sound control underlayments, manufactured in the USA by Ecore, a company that transforms reclaimed waste into unique performance surfacing. QT is made from 92 percent recycled rubber. QT is ideal for multi-family housing, high rises, single family homes and office buildings.


Emseal

Emseal Joint Systems, Ltd.  Specs  CAD
QuietJoint is a Sound, draft, heat, cold, and dust blocking acoustic partition closure and joint filler for interior, non-moving joints and gaps. It is a non-mechanical, high-STC (Sound Transmission Class), non-invasively anchored closure that quickly and easily mates partitions to windows, mullions, or stud walls. QuietJoint blocks sound transmission between rooms.


Global Specialty Products

Global Specialty Products
Surfacing Solution - Call our noise control help line, 800-964-4631. Stop Noise. We can solve your noise problem with cost effective noise control barrier, acoustic decoupler, wood flooring & carpet underlayment, composite or quilted panels. Numerous other soundproofing products to solve you specific noise problem cost effectively.


Golterman and Sabo

G&S Acoustics  Specs
G&S Acoustics is a leading manufacturer of acoustical, tackable and sound diffusing wall and ceiling products distributed worldwide. Experienced in working with custom design creations, G&S Acoustics's extensive product line creates attractive and economical sound control systems for commercial, government, industrial and institutional applications.



Hacker Industries

Hacker Industries  CAD  BIM
Hacker Industries, Inc. offers a full line of FIRM-FILL® Sound Control Mats (SCM). SCM are durable, lightweight sound control mats that are engineered to limit impact sound transmission between units when used in conjunction with FIRM-FILL® Brand Gypsum Underlayments. FIRM-FILL® SCM can improve IIC ratings 15-25 points and carry a Class-A fire rating under ASTM E84.


Homasote

Homasote Company  Specs  BIM
440 SoundBarrier® from Homasote Company controls sound transmission (both STC and IIC) in floors, walls and ceilings. Listed in UL's L500 floor series, one-hour UL wall assemblies, UL V448, and ICC-ES Report ESR-1374. The 1/2", 4'x8' panels, with 98 percent post-consumer content, control sound in millions of square feet and contribute to a sustainable future.



Isostore

IsoStore
The QuietBox is used to isolate IC rated recessed lighting for nearly every brand and style of housing. The concept of the QuietBox is to restore this lost mass created by the recessed light housing by fitting the entire housing within the QuietBox and sealing the QuietBox to the back of the finish layer of drywall.



Keene Building Products

Keene Building Products
Keene Building Products manufacturers 3-dimensional noise control products for multi-family apartments and condominiums to stop impact and airborne noise. Quiet Qurl® products are available with traditional moisture control (MC) fabric, MT (Muffling technology enhancement) and RF (reinforced fiberglass). These range in thickness from 0.125 inch-0.75 inch with underlayments such as gypsum concrete and lightweight concrete.



Kinetics Noice Control

Kinetics Noise Control  Specs  CAD  BIM
The Noise Control Construction Group understands that product solutions need to work within your design. A variety of products are offered for use inside walls, ceilings, and floors.  Our online STC/IIC library allows you to start with a basic wood frame or concrete assembly, then compare how different composites can augment noise control performance. These solutions include isolating cast-in-place slabs (typically 4" thick) from the structural deck.


Laticrete

LATICRETE International, Inc.  CAD
LATICRETE offers high performance sound control products providing maximum IIC ratings. Independently tested and backed by a complete system warranty, LATICRETE products are comprised of post-consumer recycled content and will contribute to LEED certification. Ideal for ceramic, porcelain or stone tile, LATICRETE will reduce impact sound transmission and protect the tile finish from cracking.


Bonar

Low & Bonar  Specs
Enkasonic® is a 0.4" (10mm) thick composite sound control matting creating a void in the floor's construction that breaks sound transmission between the ceiling-floor assembly. Recommended for commercial and residential multi-story buildings, sound-rated floors requiring an impact insulation or sound transmission class rating of not less than 50. Easy to handle - lightweight and pliable with proven long-term durability.


Maxxon

Maxxon Corporation  Specs  CAD
Acousti-Mat® Sound Control Systems put an end to noise complaints - even with ceramic and wood floors. Acousti-Mat's entangled filaments create a void area between the subfloor and Maxxon® underlayments. Acousti-Mat® LPR, Acousti-Mat® II, Enkasonic®, and Acousti-Mat® 3 are made with 40% pre-consumer recycled content. Acousti-Mat LP is the thinnest, fastest way to quiet floors.


MP Global

MP Global Products
QuietWalk laminate floor underlayment smoothes out little sub floor imperfections while quieting impact sound and floor to ceiling noise. Not only does it dampen ambient sound in the room it's installed in, but it also inhibits sound from traveling into the room below. Made of 94% recycled content. QuietWalk also has an exclusive Moisture Management System to protect laminate and wood flooring.


Mull It Over

Mull-It-Over Products  CAD  BIM
Mull-It-Over Products sound barrier mullion trim caps minimize sound transfer between rooms in buildings with glass facades. The mullion trim cap increases the STC rating of the mullion from STC 28 to STC 62 and has a 1 hour fire rated option. Mull-It-Over Products has solved the partition wall to curtain wall transition detail.


NAC Products

NAC Products
NAC Sound Abatement Membranes (SAM), Super SAM 125 and SAM 3 90 are high quality, sheet applied, sound deadening membranes that have been lab tested. All NAC sound control systems exceed ANSI standards A118.10 for waterproofing, A118.12 for crack isolation and A118.13 for sound control.



Noble

Noble Co.  Specs  CAD
Noble Company produces NobleSeal® SIS, a patented sheet membrane that reduces floor-to-floor impact noise. SIS is only 3/64" thick so it minimizes the need to alter door/cabinet heights. SIS also provides waterproofing and crack isolation – perfect for kitchens, baths. Specify under tile or hardwood floors over common substrates (even radiant heat systems and gypsum underlayment).



PAC International

PAC International  Specs  CAD
RSIC Noise Control Products by PAC International provide low cost, high performance noise control solutions. This complete noise control system achieves superior STC's and IIC's in ceilings and walls. Made in the USA with recycled materials, over 150 UL fire resistive assemblies and innovative design make RSIC products ideal for new or retro fit construction.



Sealtite

Schul International
Sealtite Airstop provides sound control characteristics; dustproof, airtight, and sound-blocking.  Works under constant internal pressure providing a permanent seal for use as an air infiltration barrier in stationary or moving joints, allowing for a greater degree of joint movement.  Supplied with silicone on one, two, or three sides.  Designed for STC class acoustical requirements.


US Rubber

U.S. Rubber Recycling
Effective sound isolation between floors, both residential and commercial, is an absolute necessity these days and US Rubber's QuietSound acoustical underlayment provides an economical, effective and high-performance solution to sound prevention and today's building code requirements. Use under wood, ceramic, LVT or any finish layer and achieve your 50 IIC rating with confidence.



Illbruck

Willseal
Willseal's expansive product line includes proven watertight, dust-proof, airtight, UV stable, chemically resistant, sound-proof, and insulated primary/secondary seals in open cell foams impregnated with hydrophobic, acrylic polymer sealing compounds and closed cell foams; products also available that have successfully been tested to numerous UL/ULC 2079 listings with movement percentages of ± 25% and ± 50%.


 

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