wood floor hollow sounds

How to reduce the hollow sound of laminate wooden flooring ...

By installing a high quality underlay, such as rubber, as opposed to low density foam, the acoustic effects of laminate flooring can be greatly reduced.

Newly laid engineered wood glue-down and HOLLOW Sound???

We just had 800SF of Mohawk's Santa Barbara engineered hand-scraped wood floor installed. I noticed today that some of it sounds hollow when knocked on. We used Bostik's Best, used the trowel they recommended, etc.

How to Eliminate Echoing With Wood Floors | Home Guides ...

Wood is a popular flooring option, but it can play havoc with a room’s acoustics. The hard surface of a wood floor can create an echo by allowing sounds to reverberate within the room. The echo created by a wood floor not only makes the room feel hollow and lifeless, but it can interfere with the ...

Installments: Avoiding hollow spots in hardwood flooring ...

These hollow spots can even detract from the overall visual and essence of a hardwood floor. Most hollow spots or loose areas in a glue ... popping sounds or ...

hollow spots in the glued down floor. : Hardwood Flooring ...

Board index » Hardwood Flooring ... and hear that hollow sound. So, in my opinion, the floor will not ... hollow spots in the glued down floor ...

Faulty Engineered Wood Floor Installation? - Flooring ...

Hollow sounds are caused by any/all of the following: 1. ... the best installation of a wood floor with the least possibility of failure is floating over poly.

Glue Down Wood Floor Sounds Hollow - Experts in Wood ...

Flooring Retailers and installation contractors hear the complaint regularly concerning hollow sounds. Hollow means hollow, indicating a void under the wood flooring.

Wood vs Laminate Flooring - Stack Exchange

Wood vs Laminate Flooring. ... I have been in homes and businesses since deciding to do this and when walking on the floors it sounds hollow ... hardwood flooring has ...

HOLLOW SOUNDING TILES MAY SIGNAL INSTALLATION PROBLEMS

wood, a non-bonded mortar bed, a sound ... 1,500 square foot ceramic tile floor in a restaurant and I sound ... been used you’ll hear the hollow sound ...

Sound Tranmission and Flooring Types - Learning Center

Learn about how the various types of flooring can affect sound ... to the floor and reduce the hollow percussive sound that footfalls ... wood flooring make any ...

The pro's and con's of a floating wood floor | Fitmywoodfloor

When considering a new wood floor ... the sound vibrations to travel between the underlay and wood floor. This hollow sound can be reduced with better ...

Hollow Sounding Tile - The Tile Council of North America

Hollow Sounding Tile. ... If the floor sounds hollow, does it mean my tile will crack? Occasionally, ... Over wood, floor failure is more likely.

Hollow sounding laminate floors what will help?

Laminate flooring is a good alternative to real hardwood flooring or ... Hollow sounding laminate floors what ... is that the laminate floor sound hollow and ...

Does All Laminate Flooring Sound Hollow? - Flooring ...

Does all laminate flooring sound hollow or is there a way to make it sound like hardwood when walked on?

Hollow Sound from Engineered Wood? - Houzz

Hollow Sound from Engineered Wood? ... was not level and the glue and plank seperated leaving that area of the floor with the hollow sound.. good luck with the ...

Glue Injection Repair - Hardwood Floors On Concrete

Glue Injection Repair - Hardwood Floors On Concrete. There are two types of glue down floor repairs. ... Sure, you may find other areas that sound hollow, ...

Floating vs. Glue-down Wood Flooring | City Floor Supply

Floating floors can sometimes sound hollow when walked ... And in your blog the way you explain about the floating type vs glue down wood flooring are really helpful ...

What is the best way to fix the hollow sound that comes ...

I would like pre-engineered floors in my Florida apartment but was told not to do so because of the hollow sound that occurs when walking on them.