Improving the sound insulation of timber floor constructions with lath and plaster ceilings

John Peter Roberts (Department of Built Environment, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK)
A. Peyvandi (Department of Built Environment, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK)
C.J. Hill (Department of Built Environment, University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK)

Structural Survey

ISSN: 0263-080X

Publication date: 1 December 1996

Abstract

Reports on a project to test and develop methods for improving the sound insulation of party floors in larger, older dwellings converted into flats. Investigates the effects on performance of poor workmanship during installation and gives some assessment of likely comparative costs to be incurred.

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Roberts, J., Peyvandi, A. and Hill, C. (1996), "Improving the sound insulation of timber floor constructions with lath and plaster ceilings", Structural Survey, Vol. 14 No. 4, pp. 21-28. https://doi.org/10.1108/02630809610148471

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1996, MCB UP Limited

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