Part E | Robust Details | Building Regulations | Sound Insulation
Ceiling Treatment - Board and Timber Battens
Timber battens fixed to the underside of the slab support the ceiling boards.
For in-situ concrete slabs supported by profiled steel decking:
For pre-cast unit with screed floors:
All ceiling joints must be sealed with tape or sealant.
Ceiling treatment must be installed in accordance with the manufacturers instructions.
Greater performance can be gained by installing acoustic mineral wool or acoustic quilt in the void space and/or using resilient bars to hang the ceiling board on.
SUITABLE PRODUCTS TO SPECIFY:
All information contained in these details is given in good faith but without warranty.