Jun 28, 2012 12:56 pm
I am currently looking at building a studio and control room in my garage and deciding what materials would be cheapest to construct the wall between the two rooms for isolation. I am deciding to either go with hollow concrete block or double timber frame. I would prefer concrete block but will go with the timber frames if the blocks are too much.
Re: Block vs Double frame2
Jun 28, 2012 10:41 pm
Cost wise it would be a close run thing. Block wall have much greater mass and therfore better acoustics.
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