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More stories about Ceilings

  • Easy Dome

    The Universal Dome Kit simplifies the framing for an elegant ceiling detail

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  • Low Profile

    Embassy Ceilings look nicer than conventional suspended ceilings and eat up less headroom

  • Patching Veneer Plaster

    Tips from a thread on fixing a hole in a plaster ceiling

  • Easier Coved Ceilings

    Prefab parts and flexible drywall simplify the installation of this classic detail

  • Installing Drywall Over Rigid Foam

    Drywall expert and home performance contractor Myron Ferguson explains how to install drywall over rigid interior foam

  • Thermal Break for a Cathedral Ceiling

    Q: Is it possible to create a thermal break by fastening a layer of rigid foam to the underside of the joists before hanging the drywall?

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    Create a "salvaged look" on floors, walls, and ceilings.

  • Light and Stiff

    Easi-Lite gypsum board weighs up to 30 percent less than standard gypsum board and has a high-strength core that allows it to span 24-inch on-center ceiling joists without sagging, says CertainTeed.