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Old 05-09-2014, 10:09 AM   #1
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Can anyone recommend a faux tin ceiling system? I need to go over a plaster ceiling. I am willing to put up plywood and attach to that if needed.

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I don't know of any "systems" .You just buy the panels that suit your tastes.No need for plywood.I would run some 1 x 2's to staple them to if I had a plaster ceiling.If your ceiling if flat and in good shape you could use mastic to attach them directly.

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Most of the vinyl faux tin can be applied with adhesive...no fasteners required. If your surface is flat and not too rough, it's pretty straightforward.
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Why not just use real tin? They still make it here in my home town. Norman Sheet metal has used the same machines and dies since the 1880s.
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