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Debunking the Myths: Why Tin Ceiling Installations Really Are That Easy

April 10, 2014

Any time the term “installation” is mentioned thoughts of complications, large sums of money, and stress inevitably follow. However, gone are the days of messy, stressful home renovation projects. Tin ceilings can bring welcoming warm, fuzzy feelings about a beautiful new living space as long as you follow our easy how-tos. Stick with us and let us share just how easy tin ceiling installations really can be.

Tin ceiling installations are simple, fun, and extremely affordable. With support and advice always available from our friendly customer service agents, you’ll find tin installations are some of the easiest, most budget-friendly renovation projects you can complete.

There Are Options

Contrary to popular belief, there’s more than just one way to install a tin ceiling. Unique to American Tin Ceilings Company, our patented SnapLock™ tiles were designed to screw right over plaster, drywall, or popcorn ceilings without the stress or headache of trying to scrape anything off. If you’re looking for a more standard installation type, Drop-ins will still allow for electric wiring access and Nail-Up installations perfect for the early construction phase of a new home or business. For more on our installation options, be sure to read up on them here. With three great installation plans and over 33 patterns and 80 color options to choose from, tin installations can be as unique as your home is.

You Can Use Them Anywhere

Tin tiles aren’t just perfect for ceilings; they can be used in the bedroom as accents for a headboard, in the kitchen as a backsplash, outside as wall trim, or in the living room as a trendy end table design. The only limit is your imagination. Check out our Pinterest page for a full list of ideas and inspiration.

They Can Be Budget-Friendly

Because tin installations can be used anywhere, the flexibility also allows for significant leeway in prices. Even if you’re on a tight budget, a tin backsplash is definitely within your reach. With the average cost being under $100 (depending on your kitchen size and excluding shipping), our tiles start at under $2 a square foot, making them both super affordable and super easy. Who wouldn’t want that in their home?

You’ve Got Support — Great Customer Service

Starting on a tin installation can feel overwhelming, especially if you’re doing it alone. But with our amazing customer service representatives readily available by phone, online chat, or email, you have support every step of the process. Even better, how-to videos, project planning guides, and installation manuals are available around the clock if the urge to give your home a makeover strikes anytime in the night.


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