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American Tin’s FREE Design Services

January 8, 2016

Are you inspired by the unique beauty of tin but unsure how to plan your renovation? Going back and forth between different patterns and colors but not sure what will look best in your space? Or perhaps you can’t decide if you want a simple tin accent or a full blown tin ceiling? Don’t fret - we’re here to help! American Tin’s expert design and engineering experience is available to you with our FREE Design Services....


How to Cut Tin Tiles

July 14, 2014

One of the most common questions we get is, “How easy is it to cut tin tiles?” In short: very easy. Weighing just 1.6 lbs., our tin coated steel panels are flexible but not flimsy and malleable but not cheap. To cut tin, you have a variety of options, but we’ll focus on our three favorites: tin snips, guillotine cutters and having your local metal shop do it for you....

How to Plan a Successful Ceiling Remodel

February 5, 2014

An often forgotten or overlooked element of the home, your ceiling needs love, too. Usually a blank canvas, the ceiling typically comes as generic as possible. If you’d rather it stand out instead of fading into the background, here are some tips to keep in mind when planning a ceiling remodel to turn the 5th wall into a real focal point, with or without tin. Understand Your Blueprint Take the time to research your building or home....