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Acoustic overlay board for the improvement of airborne and impact noise in flooring systems.
MuteDeck™ 28mm is a high performing acoustic flooring overlay board. Comprising of an 18mm tongued and grooved 18mm chipboard bonded to a 10mm crosslinked polyolefin foam resilient layer. MuteDeck™ 28mm offers excellent impact and airborne sound insulation. It is used on an existing floor, new ply or chipboard floor or directly to concrete/screed floors making it an ideal product for refurbishment and new build projects.
MuteDeck™ 28mm is part of iKoustic's MuteRange core - these are products that been subjected to stringent testing in both laboratory and real-world environments providing the best possible solution for the purpose with a result you can trust.
You can find out more about our all-encompassing MuteRange by clicking on the icon below or get in contact with iKoustic today.
This product contains a high level of mass if there any structural concerns you will want to consult a Structural Engineer to discuss your requirements.
*Our Typical Performance Results and Noise Reduction Guidance are provided to indicate the results that have been achieved in previous tests but are not guaranteed to a specific site as multiple factors can affect this, you can view their variants on our 'Featured Systems' tab.
We endeavour to display the most up to date testing and assist in managing your expectations through each stage of the process so that the choice we make is the right one.
We are always looking for the best ways to describe to you the world of soundproofing through introducing guides that range from the basic principles of sound, how to best soundproof surfaces and what to look for, and how to understand acoustic test data, and this is only naming a few! We want to help you come to the right decision, so whether this is through the use of our guides or talking to a member of our team - we are here to help!
A combination of the following will always result in a much improved acoustic performance.
MuteDeck™ 28mm helps to create a floating floor, an important part of the soundproofing process. It is commonly installed in conjunction with our Perimeter Flanking Band. You want to prevent Flanking Transmission whenever possible, both in timber and concrete builds, and one example here that installation teams often overlook installing all the flooring layers tightly against the adjacent walls without a buffer. This vibration then has a clear path for transfer into the wall, moving up or down, leading to lesser results, or even the failure of an acoustic test.
With the vast ranges of noises expected in the home or workplace, these often contribute heavily to distractions and disruptions, so it is essential to not only combine all the properties above when choosing a soundproofing system but also to take care of the smaller details. Tongue-and-groove options help to keep the floor airtight, and this is very important for airborne noise, as it will travel through any remaining gaps, even those a few millimetres in width.
Combine MuteDeck™ with our MuteMat 2 or MuteMat 3 to further improve airborne and impact results.
We recognise the subjective nature of sound and how we react to each one, and that is why we offer so many variances in our systems. We understand that it is not always possible to incorporate significant losses of space with say, the introduction of a stud frame, so we provide different variances to suit what performance you need, your budget and thickness.
Ready to add MuteDeck™ 28mm into your project? Select our 'Systems' tab and then on any system to learn more about each one. You will discover their acoustic performances, overall system thickness and in what scenarios they are best used. You can then add all featured components to the cart in a press of a button!
Whatever your soundproofing project, come and speak to our team on 01937 588 226.
Soundproofing products act as a barrier to decrease sound leaving or entering a room or workspace. Sound absorbers absorb the sound within a room and assist to reduce room reverberation etc. Absorbers do not prevent the sound leaving the space but will reduce it. If you are wanting to soundproof a room you would have to buy soundproofing products. It may also be worthwhile to think about some absorbers inside the room to help reduce the sound before it hits the soundproofing.
A sound barrier is a sound blocker and usually includes insulation with a high mass, which then reduces the amount of sound that can pass through it. A standard domestic door is a good example of a noise barrier when it is closed as it reduces the sound of external noise. Sound waves flow like water and air so it is impracticable to use a sound barrier such as a fence or screen to stop noise but they are effective when used to reduce noise immediately on the other side of them. From distances farther away the noise reduction will be less efficient.