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John ZZ

06:31AM | 06/14/02
Member Since: 06/13/02
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Suspension ceiling uses at least 6" height space; CeilingMax plastic ceiling is too expensive. Can I screw cheap and light particle boards as ceilings instead of the fixed dry wall? By using screws, the board can be removed in case. Of course the board should be painted first. Its rough surface has an accostic function too. It is easy to fix not like the dry wall. Any side effect on the insulation beneath the flooring board?

Mark Hammond

05:39PM | 06/19/02
Member Since: 05/09/01
246 lifetime posts
Hi ZZ,
I see no reason why you can't use the board. I personally don't think that it is easier to repair than drywall but what kind of repairs do you forsee?......Mark Hammond
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