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“This space was going to be located directly over the master bedroom suite, says Dennis Erskine, CEO of Design Cinema Privée. “Thus, sound isolation became a critical component of our design.” The floor joists of the theater actually ride above the joists of the master bedroom and are supported by their own concrete piers. In addition, the floor and walls of the theater are separated by isolation clips to prevent sound from traveling through them, a 5⁄16-inch Acoustik Mat sound barrier was placed over the floor, and 15 inches of insulation and a 5-inch air gap between the floors were utilized to cushion the remaining noise.
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