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Required Tools for this Project

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

    • Caulk gun
    • Screw gun
    • Dust mask
    • Utility knife
    • Tin snips
    • Taping knife

Required Materials for this Project

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

    • 5/8-in. drywall
    • Resilient channel
    • Electrical box extenders
    • 1/2” plywood
    • Acoustical caulk or silicone caulk
    • Fiberglass insulation
    • Whisper clips
    • Joint compound
    • Drywall screws
    • Cellulose insulation
    • Acoustical dampening adhesive
    • Door gasket
    • Wood transition strip
    • Door sweep
    • Work gloves

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