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Duracoustic 8 mm

Duracoustic 8 mm

DURACOUSTIC 8mm is an effective solution for creating floor systems that meet stringent sound ratings in multi-floor buildings. This premium acoustic flooring underlayment is for condos, hotels, commercial buildings, and private homes.

DURACOUSTIC 8mm is a versatile, multi-surface underlayment offering very high acoustical performance. On a 6” concrete slab, the IIC is 76.

Features
  • Versatile Underlayment: Compatible with a variety of floor surfaces
  • Superior Impact Sound Reduction: Reduces noise and prevents its spread in the room as well as its transmission through walls and floors
  • Superior Durability: Protects against wear and retains its structure and acoustical value over time
  • Outperforms Traditional Foam Underlays: Duracoustic's rubber composition protects your floors from damage that would typically accelerate with a foam underlayment
  • Ideal for meeting stringent sound rating requirements in hotels, condos, and commercial buildings
  • Conceals minor imperfections of the subfloor
  • Does not slip and does not collapse during installation
  • Anti-Microbial: Resists mold, mildew, and fungus
  • Certified for use on a radiant heat flooring system
  • Environmentally Friendly: Made with 95% recycled rubber
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Product Specifications

Material Composition: Recycled Rubber
Thickness: 8 mm (5/16")
Roll Width: 54 in
Roll Length: 24 ft
Coverage: 108 sq.ft
Acoustic Value: IIC 76 / ASTM E492 and E90 - Impact Insulating Class
Green Quality: Green Label Plus approved and contributes to LEED credits

Tools and Materials Needed

For Multiple Floor Surfaces

- Measuring tape
- Utility knife
- Duct tape
- Polyethylene foam or fiberglass board
- Tack glue may be needed

When Gypsum Concrete is used

- Gypsum concrete overlay

When Cement Boards are used

- 2 Layers of 1/2" cement boards
- 2" Fiberglass tape embedded in ceramic

When Plywood is used

- Adhesive
- Square trowel
- Acoustical sealant

Associated Resource(s)

Green Label Plus Certification

LEED Certification

Brochure (Duracoustic)

Installation Guide (Duracoustic)

Acoustical Test (Duracoustic)

Flammability Test (Duracoustic)

Recommended For
Duracoustic 8 mm

GREATLY REDUCES IMPACT SOUND

RESISTS MOLD, MILDEW, AND FUNGUS GROWTH

CONTRIBUTES TO LEED CREDITS

GREEN LABEL PLUS+ CERTIFIED

MADE FROM RECYCLED RUBBER

VERSATILE UNDERLAYMENT & CAN BE PAIRED WITH VARIOUS FLOORS

Underlayment Comparison Guide

Solid and Engineered Hardwood, and Laminate

Ceramic, Natural Stone, and Carpet Tile

Vinyl

Carpet and Area Rug

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