Yes – Latex Sound Proof Wall Liner really does work as it is made from specially developed sound absorbing foam and laminated with a thick lining paper. The Latex structure acts like a sponge, reducing echo and deadening noise, and is particularly effective in combating high frequency sounds.
No, if the existing wallpaper is firmly stuck to the wall then Latex Sound Proof Wall Liner should cover over it,. However, if it has a deep pattern (more than 3mm) or is a Vinyl based paper we would recommend that it is taken off before applying the Latex Sound Proof Wall Liner.
Two main reasons – 1) Makes it much easier to achieve a nice neat finish with minimal filling and sanding. 2) It helps your investment from damage creating a good base for paint or decorative wallpaper at the same time.Important – If you are planning to hang lining paper on top of Latex Sound Proof Wall Liner, we strongly recommend that you use a non-woven lining paper such as Wallrock Fibreliner Plus, Wallrock Fibreliner or Wallrock premium.Traditional lining paper shrinks and expands when pasted and can cause lifting on the joints In contrast; non-woven lining paper is dimensionally stable and ensures a perfect finish.
Yes it is, and you should make sure that the first layer of Latex Sound Proof Wall Liner has dried out completely before applying another layer. You must use the Wallrock Thermal Liner Adhesive.
Yes, and the surface of the Latex Sound Proof Wall Liner has a rough textured finish. For a smooth finish use Wallrock Fibreliner, Fibreliner Plus or Wallrock Premium.
Latex Sound proof Wall Liner is tightly wound up during manufacture, therefore we recommend that the rolls are opened and left on their ends to unravel naturally for approximately 24 hours before hanging.
Well you have 2 options with Latex Sound Proof Wall Liner as it will bend around the corner and this will give you a rounded corner. Alternatively you can cut and butt joint at the corner, this option is best if you are applying a Wallrock Lining Paper or Wallrock Textured paper on top as it will hide the joint.
Latex Sound Proof Wall Liner is better at absorbing noise entering the room through walls and ceilings – so if you have a problem with noisy neighbours and there is no chance of your neighbour doing anything himself to isolate the source, then this is the best product to use.
Latex Sound Proof Wall Liner is a ‘Paste the Wall Product Only’. We recommend the adhesive should be applied with a roller directly onto the wall.