Sound Transmission Class (STC). Impact Insulation Class (IIC). And even Delta versions of these ratings. This oftentimes competing and confusing information has the capacity to overwhelm when assessing the best sound control product for a flooring installation.
Many installers have had customers who have seen a tile installation in a magazine or brochure, which is exactly what they want in their homes. Unfortunately, the look they want to achieve may not be possible using the tile that has been selected.