Installing a blanket flat roofCeilings
The process of installing a blanket flat roof is very simple and it can be done by anyone. You should consider installing a blanket or batt insulation is you have an exposed ceiling below a flat roof. The heat transfer will be decreased and it wi ...
Installing a blown flat roof insulationCeilings
This process may seem a little complicated, but with the right tools it will be more simple than you think. You will need a few tools, but fortunately these can be found at your local improvement store. They can also be rented.
Tools and Materia ...
How to soundproof a room with suspended ceilingCeilings
Many users have the idea that suspended ceilings cannot be soundproofed. This is quite wrong because they actually offer more opportunities than normal ceilings. It is more than easy to isolate your room from outside noises.
Materials and Tools Need ...
About tin ceilingsCeilings
Tin tiles are actually made from an aluminium alloy. The main advantage is that tin is very resistant to corrosion and very durable. It makes a great investment for your home.
Panel wight/sized differences
Tin ceiling panels are smaller then pl ...
How to paint a tin ceilingCeilings
It's more than easy to paint aluminium ceilings, because they come already painted with a layer of primer. They actually are prepared for painting before you buy them. Another advantage is that you can paint them before you install them. This way you ...
How to plan and install tin ceiling tilesCeilings
The way tin tiles are installed had evolved through the years. It has reached the point where you don't need a professional to install them for you, but you can do the job all by yourself. There are now unique interlocking systems that reduce the tim ...
How to install a tin ceilingCeilings
Attaching the panels to the ceiling
The easiest way to install tin panels it to first install a ply on the old ceiling. You can also use timber battens but building a ply is easier.
You don't need to worry much about the installation as most su ...
Fixing acoustic tilesCeilings
They only thing you can do about broken or fallen tiles is replacing them. To avoid these kind of incidents, be sure to verify each tile once in a while to see if it's fixed properly.
Tools and Materials Needed
Replacement Acoustic Ceiling Tile
Installing faux wood beams on a cathedral ceilingCeilings
Every cathedral ceiling looks better if it has wood beams, even if they are faux. They are very easy to install and they can be made from polyurethane, wood laminate or stainable wood.
Tools and Materials Needed
Dealing with low ceilingsCeilings
If you feel trapped in your own room because of the low ceiling, maybe it's time do to something about it. There are a few things that you can do to make your room seem taller.
First of all, if your ceiling has a chair rail, you should remove it. ...