Good Questions: Doorway Sound Insulation?

Good Questions: Doorway Sound Insulation?

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Janel Laban
Feb 20, 2009

Kimberley has a good question: I've just moved from a studio apartment into a flat with two good friends. We've nearly seamlessly converted the dining room into a third bedroom, but the two actual bedrooms are connected by a door that remains closed, however, sound still carries. Any suggestions in how to insulate a doorway to obscure sound?

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Was thinking some sort of panel that could be fixed in place, but not sure what materials are best suited to muffle noise.

Anyone have any clever ideas for how to solve this sound issue? Please let Kimberley know in the comments...thanks!

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