What do I need to install a drop ceiling?

Answer Installing a drop ceiling can be easier than hanging drywall. Offering easy access to overhead mechanical components, a drop ceiling consists of a grid supporting 2-inch by 4-inch or 2-inch by 2-i... Read More »

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How do i cover pink insulation when the basement ceiling is too low to install a drop ceiling?

It's a good idea to cover overhead insulation in a basement area, since pink insulation is actually fiberglass. This fiberglass can fall onto a workbench or into a laundry basket over time. Keeping... Read More »

How to Install a Drop Ceiling?

When finishing a basement, 1 of the final touches is drop ceiling installation. A drop ceiling, also known as a suspending ceiling, uses a system of tracks and tiles to create a ceiling, instead of... Read More »

How to Install a Drop Ceiling Around Ducts?

Drop ceilings, also known as suspended ceilings, have long been used in basements in order to conceal overhead obstacles such as plumbing, wiring and duct work. Because many homes have the furnace ... Read More »

How to Install Track Lighting in a Drop Ceiling?

Track lighting can be installed with a suspended ceiling by using an independent support clip that has a threaded bolt for a barrel nut. The suspended ceiling is supported from the ceiling by the i... Read More »