Home Soundproofing

Tips for a quieter home

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Cordless drill
  • Caulk gun
  • Handsaw
  • Drywall saw
  • Soldering torch

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Drywall
  • Insulation
  • Pipe isolators
  • Water hammer arresters
  • Rubber or cork pads
  • Cast iron pipe
  • Rubber boot
  • Flexible duct
  • Drywall channels
  • Storm windows
  • Weatherstrip
  • Expanding foam
  • Low-profile baffled roof vents