Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Building & Construction

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 12-07-2007, 07:23 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 15
Rewards Points: 0
Share |
Default

Fiberglass Ceiling Tiles?


Hello

First off thanks for the info on cutting the recessed tiles. Now we saw some we like but they're fiberglass backed. In what cases would these be used or does it really matter. Theses are 2x2 and I'll have recessed lighting but those will be new construction mounted to the joists. It seems the warranty is better and the price per sq. ft. is about the same versus the fiber panels we're considering. Thanks again.


Kenny J

Stargazer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-11-2007, 06:28 PM   #2
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 2,083
Rewards Points: 0
Default

Fiberglass Ceiling Tiles?


They add a slight insulation value to the ceiling.

redline is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-11-2007, 07:30 PM   #3
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Nashua, NH, USA
Posts: 6,951
Rewards Points: 16
Default

Fiberglass Ceiling Tiles?


I don't think it matters whether the tiles are made of fiberglass. If those tiles are the style you want, go ahead and buy them.

I would do any sawing or cutting out of doors so as not to get fiberglass dust all over the place; that stuff is quite nasty to skin and lungs.
AllanJ is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ceiling Tiles - cutting recessed ones? Stargazer General DIY Discussions 5 05-13-2012 09:27 AM
Ceiling condensation icemand Building & Construction 1 12-15-2009 05:16 AM
New Basement Ceiling with Ceiling Tiles crgauth Remodeling 2 11-03-2007 08:24 AM
Suspended ceiling tiles bdalekid General DIY Discussions 1 03-04-2007 09:32 PM
? asbestos ceiling tiles willyoldschool Building & Construction 2 11-07-2006 10:47 AM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.