Archive for November, 2011

Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

As a DJ and music lover you can also enjoy the deals of black Friday and cyber Monday. Although usually reserved for electronics and the likes., nevertheless we have actually found some deals for the music industry as well. Hollywood Dj is running a special on DJ Equipment. And here we found a Black Friday Cyber Monday deal on Acoustic Panels and Green Glue Soundproofing Materials. Let us know if you find any other deals for our music loving industry that we can share with our readers. Wishing everyone a Happy Holiday and enjoyable bargain hunting!

Mass Loaded Vinyl – Condo Ceiling

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

Sound from your neighbor below above or on the side of you can drive you batty when living in a condo. Mass Loaded Vinyl has been something that’s been touted around a lot. Considering the difficulty of doing any type of construction in a condo it may be your only choice. Just lay it down on the floor and cover it with a carpet and pad, the thicker the pad the better it will dampen your footsteps (but it won’t help stop the sound coming from below, the MLV will). However if you are trying to stop the sound coming into your walls or ceiling the simplest solution would be to add a 2nd layer of drywall with a damping compound in between . Read a more detailed soundproofing article on this subject.