A big disadvantage of frame houses can be called low noise insulation between separate rooms and interfloor ceilings.
The absence of thick walls and slabs on the ceiling affects this, but it is possible to lower the noise level by laying a thicker layer of insulation into the walls and installing decorative sound-proofing materials, which are produced quite a lot today. But all these measures will not help in the fight against echoing and vibrations when walking in shoes on the second floor and moving furniture. It remains as little as possible to make noise.
Because of its design features, frame houses are sensitive to vibration, which leads to a loss of stiffness of the connection of parts and structural elements and the house gradually goes to destruction.
The difficulty of interior decoration
The disadvantages include problems with hammering nails for some needs, but this is a problem for all houses whose walls are faced with gypsum boards. (more…)