Thursday, July 27, 2006

Mass loaded vinyl, is it a household name yet??

The day that mass loaded vinyl was introduced to the soundproofing industry, was the day that the soundproofing world changed forever.
Mass loaded vinyl is one of the highest rated and top selling soundproofing materials on the market today. MLV was developed as a non-toxic replacement for lead sheeting, which had been used for years as a soundproofing agent. American mass loaded vinyl consists of a high-grade vinyl material that is impregnated with barium salts and silica’s (sand) to give it the same characteristics as lead. The secret of the soundproofing qualities of mass loaded vinyl lie in it sheer mass and ability to block unwanted sound transmission through walls and ceilings. Homeowners like the fact that it is safe for any room in the house.
Mass loaded vinyl took the market by storm when it was first introduced. Lead sheeting was scarce and difficult to obtain in usable quantities for soundproofing, not to mention it’s toxic nature. Mass loaded vinyl is a completely safe, non-toxic limpid vinyl that is attached directly to studs or joists of walls and ceilings. The mass loaded vinyl is then sealed at the seams and around the perimeter with a quality acoustical caulk. Once the caulk has been applied then it is recommended that you tape the seams only in order to maintain the membrane effect.
Mass loaded vinyl has given the face of soundproofing a fresh new look and has proven itself to be a most effective sound blocking and reflective barrier material. Mass loaded vinyl is the only real alternative to lead sheeting or fiberglass insulation batts. It has surpassed the standards of other popular soundproofing products and remains an economical and effective sound barrier product. Mass loaded vinyl is the perfect soundproofing product for residential and commercial spaces, not to mention all industrial and studio applications. This product meets most building codes and is used extensively throughout the United States and Canada.
Mass loaded vinyl will block the noise of high traffic areas, train and railroad crossings, aircraft and airport noise as well as a myriad of other unwanted outdoor sounds.
The American mass loaded vinyl is one of the most cost effective sound reducing agents on the market today. Compared to the cost of lead sheeting and the labor involved in installing lead, mass loaded vinyl stands at the forefront of the soundproofing industry for both effectiveness and affordability.
This product is the perfect solution for noisy neighbors, city and suburban traffic noise, aircraft noise, loud car stereos as well as a variety of intrusive indoor and outdoor noises.
There is no better soundproofing barrier on the market today than American mass loaded vinyl. This product is in stock and ready for immediate delivery throughout the continental United States, Hawaii, Alaska, and Canada. If you are looking for the finest in soundproofing barriers, look no further than American Mass loaded vinyl.
American mass loaded is available through our online store by calling us toll free at (877) 530-0139 between the hours of 7AM and 6PM PST. There are professional technicians who can help you with all of your soundproofing issues and stand ready to take your soundproofing order and have it shipped the same day. When you’re thinking sound proof barriers, think American Mass loaded vinyl.


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