Soundproofing Cost Estimate
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25th January 2010
Old 25th January 2010
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Soundproofing Cost Estimate

Anyone can chime in with cost estimates per square foot to soundproof a room starting say from bare walls, or more specifically, soundproofing the inside of a shipping container to create a control room? Thanks for any input!
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26th January 2010
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TC, There are so many factors involved it is difficult to give you an idea of how much it will cost without some information. ie;
1. amount of Transmission loss required
2. details of original construction + room size
3. details of room location (near to traffic, trains, etc.)
4. construction budget
5. choice of sound proofing materials
6. labor costs in your area (country)

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Thanks John. I guess with all those variants I see it would be hard to make any general estimate. Thanks for the input.
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1. amount of Transmission loss required
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great "#1" point. So many people misunderstand this.
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I'll put it vaguely for you probably about $20 a sq ft if you do all the work yourself.
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